RALF METZLER


Prof. Dr. Ralf Metzler
Chair of Theoretical Physics, University of Potsdam
Finland Distinguished Professor, Tampere University of Technology (2010-2015)

E-mail: rmetzler @ uni-potsdam.de
Tel: +49 331 977 5985 (Katrin Kania, secretary)

Education
-Goßweilerschule Calmbach (elementary school)
-Enztal-Gymnasium Bad Wildbad (grammar school)
-Gymnasium Neuenbürg (grammar school)
-Diploma in physics, University of Ulm (1994)
-PhD in physics, University of Ulm (1996)

Academic career
-School of Chemistry, Tel Aviv University (postdoc)
-School of Chemical Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (visiting scientist)
-Physics Dept, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (postdoc)
-Assistant professor, NORDITA (Nordic Institute for Theoretical Physics) Copenhagen
-Associate professor and Canada Research Chair in Biological Physics, Physics Department, University of Ottawa
-Professor, Physics Department, TUM
-Chair professor, Institute for Physics & Astronomy, University of Potsdam

Editorial
-Advisory Panel Member, Journal of Physics A (2008-2009)
-Associate Editor, Journal of Biological Physics (since 2008)
-Editorial Board Member, Journal of Physics A (since 2010)
-Review Editor, Frontiers in Fractal Physiology (since 2010)
-Editorial Board Member, Physical Review E (since 2013)
-Editor, Fractional Calculus & Applied Analysis (since 2015)
-Section Editor, Biological Modelling, Journal of Physics A (since 2015)

Awards & honours
-MINERVA Amos de Shalit fellow
-Alexander von Humboldt Feodor Lynen fellow
-DFG Emmy Noether I fellow
-Canada Research Chair in Biological Physics
-Finland Distinguished Professor, Academy of Finland (2010-2015)
-American Physical Society Outstanding Referee (2009)
-EPL Distinguished Referee (2008, 2010, 2012)