Patrick Forterre: Curriculum Vitae

 

Patrick FORTERRE

Born 21 08 49 in Paris
French nationality

Professional addresses:

Institut Pasteur, 25 rue du Docteur Roux, 75015 Paris
Tel: +33 (0)1 45 68 87 91
Fax: +33 (0)1 45 68 88 34
Secrétariat (Ana Cova) +33 (0)1 45 68 88 30
forterre@pasteur.fr

Institut de Génétique et Microbiologie, Université Paris Sud,
Centre d’Orsay, 91405, Orsay-Cedex
Tel: +33 (0)1 69 15 70 14
Fax: +33 (0)1 69 15 66 78
patrick.forterre@igmors.u-psud.fr

 

Education at the University Paris 7, PhD and habilitation in 1985

Assistant Professor in Molecular Biology at the University of Paris 7 from 1972 to 1988
1971 to 1984, research at the « Institut Jacques Monod » (Paris) from : Study on DNA replication and DNA topology in E. coli and Archaebacteria
1985 to 1988, research at the « Institut de Recherche sur le Cancer » Villejuif, France

Professor in Microbiology, Molecular Biology and Molecular evolution at the University of Paris 11 (Orsay) from 1989 until now.

Member of the Institut Universitaire de France (IUF) from 2005 until now

Director of the IFR (Institut fédératif de Reccherche): Genome: Structure, function and evolution, from 2000 to 2005
This IFR groups three CNRS Institutes in Gif sur Yvette (CGM, VSM, LEBS) and two Instiutes in Orsay-PXI (IGM, GCC-Curie)

Head of the Department of Microbiology, Pasteur Institute
From 2004 until now

Leader of the research group « Molecular Biology of the Gene in Extremophiles » from 1989 until now at the «Institut de Génétique et Microbiologie» of Paris XI University

Heat of the Unit: Molecular Biology of the Gene in Extremophiles from 2004 until now at the Pasteur Institute