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Dr. rer. nat. Maryna Bondarava

Director of Management and Head of the Research Management Unit, Institute for Diabetes and Obesity

"Our goal is to enable stimulating conditions and limitless research opportunities for every individual scientist at the IDO and within the large Helmholtz Munich family."

"Our goal is to enable stimulating conditions and limitless research opportunities for every individual scientist at the IDO and within the large Helmholtz Munich family."

Career

Dr. Maryna Bondarava studied Immunology at the International State Sakharov Environmental University in Minsk, Belarus. In 2008, she received her PhD in Biology at the Ruhr University Bochum and Max Planck Institute of Molecular Physiology, Dortmund, Germany. After gaining valuable experience in industry, Maryna Bondarava returned to academia to conduct research in the field of Regenerative Medicine at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich. In her field, Ms. Bondarava was responsible for preclinical studies and collaborative projects with industrial partners involved in the development of new therapies for bone and cartilage regeneration. In 2017, Maryna Bondarava left active research and took over the science management at the Institute for Diabetes and Obesity at the Helmholtz Munich. In this position, Dr. Bondarava is responsible in particular for projects management and institute recourses. In addition to leading the scientific management team, her responsibilities include representing the institute's management in administrative matters and coordinating communication between the scientific community, national and international funding agencies, and Helmholtz Munich departments. Maryna Bondarava is currently also coordinating scientific cooperation with Novo Nordisk for the development of new therapeutic approaches against metabolic diseases such as diabetes and obesity.

 

 

 

 

Fields of Work and Expertise

LeadershipProject ManagementScience CommunicationInternational Cooperation

Professional Career

2018

Director of Management, Institute for Diabetes and Obesity

2017

Head of the Research Management at the Institute for Diabetes and Obesity

2012

Scientist and group leader at the LMU, Laboratory for Biomechanics and Experimental Orthopedics

2011

Application scientist at the Cellasys GmbH, Munich

2008

PhD in Biology, Ruhr-University-Bochum

Technical University of Munich (TUM)

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Deutsches Zentrum für Diabetesforschung (DZD)

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HDC Helmholtz Diabetes Center

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Helmholtz Association

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Novo Nordisk