Resume - Asst. Prof. Dr. Tolga SÜTLÜ


Education

  • 2007 – 2012: Ph.D. in Medical Science, Karolinska Institutet - Stockholm
    Thesis Title: Expansion and Genetic Modification of Human Natural Killer Cells for Adoptive Immunotherapy of Cancer (http://hdl.handle.net/10616/41040)
  • 2005 – 2006: Stockholm Research School on Molecular Life Sciences, Karolinska Institutet - Stockholm
  • 2000 – 2004: B.Sc. in Biological Sciences and Bioengineering, Sabancı University - İstanbul


Professional Activities

  • Sep 2019- current: Assistant Professor, Boğaziçi University, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Istanbul
  • May 2018 – Sep 2019: Senior Researcher, Sabancı University, Nanotechnology Research and Application Center, Istanbul
  • Mar 2016 – May 2018: Researcher, Sabancı University, Nanotechnology Research and Application Center, Istanbul
  • Jun 2014 – Mar 2016: Postdoctoral Researcher, Sabancı University, Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Istanbul
  • Jun 2012 – Dec 2013: Postdoctoral Researcher, Karolinska Institutet, Center for Hemarology and Regenerative Medicine, Stockholm


Awards

  • 2018 – : Basic Cancer Researcher of the Year, Molecular Cancer Research Society (MOKAD)
  • 2018 – : Technology Incentive Award, ODTÜ Prof. Dr. Mustafa N. Parlar Foundation
  • 2017 – : Young Scientist Awards Program (BAGEP), Science Academy
  • 2013 – : Crystal Gull (Kristal MartI), Kadikoy Anadolu Lisesi Alumni Association
  • 2007 – : International Ph.D. Fellowship, Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey


Memberships

  • Member of the Executive Board, Treasurer; Molecular Biology Association (Jul. 2017 - Current)
  • Member of the Executive Board; Turkish Society of Immunology (Apr. 2016 - Current)
  • Member; European Society of Gene and Cell Therapy


Funding

  • 2232 Returning Scientist Grant. (TÜBİTAK) 2014-2016
  • 3501 Career Development Program. (TÜBİTAK) 2014-2017
  • 1001 Scientific and Technological Research Projects Funding Program. (TÜBİTAK) 2015-2018
  • 1007 Public Institutions Research Funding Program. (TÜBİTAK) 2017-2021