Brian Lohse

Brian Lohse

Associate Professor

Knowledge of languages

Danish (mother tongue)

English (fluent, spoken and written)

German (upper High School level, spoken and written)

Greek (Primary school level, spoken and written)

Swedish (upper High School level, spoken and written)

Brian Lohse, Ph.D., M.Sc.

Associate Professor in Chemistry and Molecular biology.

PROFILE

• Biopharmaceutical profile, and a background in chemistry and molecular biology. Passionate about project- /people management, from idea to product. Managed +100 projects in R&D on enzymes, antibodies, peptides, polymers, RNA and pharmaceutical biology.
 
•Founded a biotech-based Contract Research Organization (CRO); EpiDiscoverYTM in 2013. Managing and coordinating all projects, with costumers and stakeholders, keeping budgets and deadlines.
 
•Project manager education at Implement Consulting (PRINCE2®), and several other diplomas, in R&D management and leadership.
 
•MS Project, Excel, PowerPoint, Word, ChemBioOffice, BioRender 
 
WORK EXPERIENCE (most recent only)

2020-current: Founder and CSO of Serpentides®

Main achivements: Obtained full national patent in the US, MX & BR. Negotiated and completed technology transfer rights with stakeholders. Obtained joined partnership with COPA on Serpentides® start-up. Completing pre-clinical studies.

 

2013-2021: Founder and CSO of the CRO EpiDiscoverYTM

Main achivements: R&D project manager for 3 pre-clinical Proof of Concept (PoC) studies, including CRO’s/CMO’s and international stakeholders. Completed R&D projects for small and large companies e.g. Novo Nordisk (Identifying glucose biosensor), Promega (developing enzymatic assay), AstraZeneca (Phage Display).

 

2015-current: Assoc. Professor in Chem. & Mol. Biol. at UCPH

Main academic achivements: Group leader and supervisor for +70 students from scholars to postdocs. 2 patent applications, 2 spin-offs, +50 funded research projects. Nominated 3 times for the communication prize. Course director of Pharmaceutical Biology, Head of Studies of MPS. 

 

ORGANIZATIONAL EXPERIENCE (current only)

•Course director of Pharmaceutical Biology, incl. 250 students and 25 staff members, incl. 2 large experimental lab. ex.

•Head of Studies of the M.Sc. of Pharmaceutical Sciences in DK.
 
•Course director of a international Ph.D.-course in Phage Display.

 

Board member at:

Innovation Committee, Local Work Committee (LSU), Assoc. Professor and Professor Associations APPA, Communications strategy Committee.

Education

Ph.D. in Chemistry, Master in Chemistry & Molecular Biology

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