Intranet Fakultät für Chemie und Pharmazie

Prof. Dr. Roland Beckmann
Chair of Biochemistry - Molecular Machines in Protein Targeting and Translocation


Prof. Dr. Roland Beckmann
Department Biochemie
und Genzentrum München
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Feodor-Lynen-Str. 25
81377 München

Office +49 (0)89 2180-76901 (Fr. Grilc)
Phone +49 (0)89 2180-76900
Room-Nr. A3.051
Home page

Research Interests

  • Structure/function of protein targeting and translocation complexes.
  • High resolution of cryo-electron microscopy (cryo-EM) and single particle analysis of macromolecular complexes.
  • Analysis of co-translational interactions of the nascent polypeptide chain related to processing, folding and regulation.

Short CV

  • Studied biochemistry at FU Berlin
  • 1995 PhD, FU Berlin
  • 1995-2000 Postdoc at Rockefeller University, New York/USA
  • 2001-2006 Group leader of VolkswagenStiftung at Charité, HU, Berlin
  • Since 2006 Professor of Biochemistry (W3), LMU

Key publications

See List of publications on the home page of Prof. Beckmann.