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Biographical Sketch: Stefan Maas, Ph.D.

Stefan Maas
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Stefan Maas, Ph.D., is the acting chief of the Developmental and Cellular Processes Branch in the Division of Genetics and Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, where he manages research grants in the areas of cell death, autophagy and homeostasis, as well as endocytosis, lysosomes, and related organelles. In addition, he co-directs the NIGMS Medical Scientist Training Program and oversees postdoctoral fellowships in genetics and developmental biology. Prior to joining NIGMS, Maas was an associate professor of RNA biology with tenure at Lehigh University. He earned a B.S. in biochemistry from the Free University of Berlin and a Ph.D. in molecular and cellular neurobiology from the University of Heidelberg. Maas conducted postdoctoral research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

To contact Maas, send email to stefan.maas@nih.gov or call 301-594-0943.

If you’re a reporter wishing to interview Maas, contact the NIGMS Office of Communications and Public Liaison at info@nigms.nih.gov or call 301-496-7301.

This page last reviewed on February 07, 2018