Curriculum Vitae

Personal Data:

  • Name: Ovidiu Jurjut
  • Born: 1982, Oradea, Romania.

Work Experience:

  • 2012 - 2016
  • Postdoctoral researcher at the Centre for Integrative Neuroscience, Tübingen, in the group of Dr. Steffen Katzner
  • 2010 - 2012
  • Postdoctoral researcher at Max-Planck Institute for Brain Research, Frankfurt am Main, in the department of Prof. Wolf Singer

    Skills and Strengths:

    • Programming: MATLAB (6 years), C++ (5 years), MySQL, HTML/CSS.
    • Methods: Self-organizing maps, Multidimensional scaling, Classifiers, Spectral analysis, Neuronal networks, Statistics.
    • Techniques: Electrophysiology, Behavior monitoring, Optogenetics, Microscopy, Surgery, Histology.
    • Tools: Adobe Illustrator, Corel DRAW.
    • Personal: problem solving mindset, structured and critical thinking, objective, organized and reliable, addaptive to change, receptive to feedback, good communication and presentation skills, patient and diplomatic, teamworker.
    • Languages: English (fluent), German (good), Italian (beginner), Romanian (native).

    Scholarships and Awards:

  • 2008
  • "Original Idea" poster award, CNS 2008.
  • 2006
  • Hertie Stiftung Ph.D. scholarship (1.5 years).
  • 2005
  • Coneural-FIAS research scholarship (1 year).

    Education:

  • 2006 - 2010
  • Ph.D. in Bioinformatics at Frankfurt University, in collaboration with Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies, Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
  • 2005 - 2006
  • Guest student at Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies, Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
  • 2000 - 2005
  • B.Sc. in Computer Engineering at the Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Faculty of Automation and Computer Science, Cluj-Napoca, Romania.
  • 1996 - 2000
  • Computer Science High School "Emanuil Gojdu", Oradea, Romania.

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