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University Medical Center Groningen

M. Chang

Assistant Professor


Date of birth:               November 26, 1977
Place of birth:              Lima, Peru
Nationality:                  Canadian
Work address:
     European Research Institute on the Biology of Ageing (ERIBA)
     University of Groningen
     University Medical Center Groningen
     A. Deusinglaan 1
     9713 AV Groningen
     The Netherlands
Phone number:            +31 6 52724893
E-mail address:  



2012 –
Group leader, European Research Institute for the Biology of Ageing (ERIBA), University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, the Netherlands

2008 – 2011
Postdoctoral fellow, Dept. of Genetics & Development, Columbia University, New York, USA (Supervisor: Dr. Rodney J. Rothstein)

2006 – 2008
Postdoctoral fellow, Swiss Institute for Experimental Cancer Research (ISREC), Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland (Supervisor: Dr. Joachim Lingner)



2000 – 2005
Ph.D., Department of Biochemistry, University of Toronto, Canada (Supervisor: Dr. Grant W. Brown; Thesis: Identification of novel DNA damage response genes using functional genomics)

1996 – 2000
Hon. B.Sc., Faculty of Arts and Science, University of Toronto, Canada
Specialist program: Molecular Genetics & Molecular Biology
Major program: Human biology
Minor program: Zoology
4th year project supervisor: Dr. Brenda J. Andrews


2013 – 2018: NWO Vidi Grant
2010 – 2011: Terry Fox Foundation Fellowship
2007 – 2009: Human Frontier Science Program Long-Term Fellowship Award
2006 – 2007: EMBO Long-Term Fellowship
2005: Canadian Institute of Health Research Institute (CIHR) of Genetics Short-Term Research Visit Grant
2004: National Cancer Institute of Canada (NCIC) Student Travel Award
2004 – 2005: Ontario Graduate Scholarship
2004: Dorothy Sterling Dow Walsh Award
2003 – 2004: Ontario Graduate Scholarship

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Contact information

Antonius Deusinglaan 1
9713 AV Groningen
The Netherlands

European Research Institute for the Biology of Ageing (ERIBA)

+31 6 5272 4893 (Office)