Prof. Dr Hans Clevers

Prof. Dr Hans Clevers

Personal Data

Nationality: Dutch
Year of Birth: 1957

Studies

  • M.Sc. in Biology, University of Utrecht, NL
  • M.D. University of Utrecht, NL
  • Ph.D. University of Utrecht, NL

Professional Career

  • 1985-1989
    Postdoctoral Fellow Pathology, Cox Terhorst Lab at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston MA, USA
  • 1989-1991
    Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Immunology, University of Utrecht, NL
    Lecturer in Clinical Immunology
  • 1991-2002
    Professor and Chairman, Dept. of Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Utrecht, NL
  • 2002-2012
    Head Director of the Hubrecht Institute, Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, Utrecht, NL
  • 2002-present
    Professor in Molecular Genetics, University Medical Center Utrecht (UMCU), NL
  • 2002-present
    Principal Investigator of a research group of ~40 scientists at the Hubrecht Institute, Utrecht, NL
  • 2012-2015
    President of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Sciences, Utrecht, NL
  • 2015-2019
    Director Research of the Princess Máxima Center for Pediatric Oncology, Utrecht, NL
  • 2015-present
    Principal lnvestigator of a research group at the Princess Máxima Center for Pediatric Oncology, Utrecht, NL

Other Activities / Memberships

  • 2005-2015
    Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of Swiss Institute for Experimental Cancer Research (ISREC), Lausanne, CH
  • 2006-2008
    President of the International Society of Differentiation (ISD)
  • 2012-2015
    Member of the board of the American Association for Cancer Research
  • 2014-present
    Chief Scientific Officer der HUB Organoids Technology, Utrecht, NL
  • 2015-present
    Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP), Vienna, AU
  • 2016-present
    Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Francis Crick Institute, London, UK
  • 2016-present
    Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of Decibel Therapeutics, Boston, USA
  • 2016-present
    Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of Surrozen, San Francisco, USA
  • 2016-present
    Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of Kallyope, New York, USA
  • 2017-2018
    President of the International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR)
  • 2018-present
    Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of Merus, Utrecht, NL

Professional Associations

  • 2000
    Royal Netherlands Academy of Sciences (KNAW), Amsterdam, NL
  • 2014
    National Academy of Sciences of the USA, Washington, USA
  • 2016
    Academie des Sciences de I 'Institut de France, Paris, F
  • 2017
    Orden Pour le Mérite für Wissenschaften und Künste, Berlin, DE
  • 2019
    The Royal Society, London, UK
  • 2019
    The Royal Society, Edinburgh, UK