Rzgar Jaafar

Rzgar Jaafar

Postdoc

Personal information 

  • Date of birth: 26.04.1981
  • Sex: Male
  • Status: Single and no kids
  • Nationality: Danish
  • Country of origin: Iraq

Education

2018 (March-July)

  • Civilian Interpreter Course.

2013-2017

  • Ph.D. In Immunology and Infectious Diseases from Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark. http://healthsciences.ku.dk/

2012-2013

2008-2011

2001-2006

Work experience

2017-Now

  • PostDoc at Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.

2016-2017

  • Internship at Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, Greifswald - Insel Riems, Germany during my Ph.D. study.

2011-2013

  • Research assistant at Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.
  • Teaching and supervisor for Bachelor and M.Sc. students in fish immunology and vaccinology, fish bacteriology and parasitology at Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.

Ph.D. courses

1. Innate and Adaptive - Immunity: Host Pathogen interactions             2. Practical course in cellular immunology

3. Fish Immunology/Vaccination Workshop                                             4. Diagnosis and Control of Fish Diseases

5. Basic flow cytometry and cell sorting                                                   6. Advanced Methods in Microscopy

7. Academic Writing                                                                                   8. Academic literacies: Writing in the Disciplines

9. Introduction to University Pedagogy

 

The following are some highlights of my qualifications and experience

  • Being mentor for several Bachelor and M.Sc. students.
  • Teaching of fish bacteriology, parasitology, immunology and vaccinology.
  • Master of establishing and designing/executing in vivo and in vitro experiments for conducting complex research projects, microbial identification and classification, isolating and maintaining cultures of microorganisms.
  • Master of different immunochemical and molecular techniques including: Immunohistochemistry, ELISA, In Situ Hybridization, Flow cytometry, Q-PCR, PCR, DGGE, Gene expression analysis, cloning and sequencing.
  • Master of different immunization strategies assisted by multidisciplinary project groups, assay development and method validation.
  • Maintained laboratory integrity and quality by introducing and enforcing mandatory weekly cleaning and maintenance procedures.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, a good understanding of and respect for cultural differences and the capacity to work effectively in a multicultural environment.

Professional Affiliation

Membership

References

From Denmark:

 

1) Kurt Buchmann                                                       2) Per Walter Kania

Professor                                                                      Associate Professor

University of Copenhagen                                         University of Copenhagen

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences                  Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Mobile: +45 23983065                                                  Mobile: +45 93565317

E-mail: kub@sund.ku.dk                                            E-mail: pwk@sund.ku.dk

 

 

From Germany:

Uwe Fischer

PD Dr.

Friedrich Loeffler Institute, Greifswald - Insel Riems, Germany

Institute of Infectology (IMED)

Mobile: +49 38351 7-1175/-1105

E-mail: Uwe.Fischer@fli.de

 

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