Fitsum G. Tadesse

Full name Fitsum G. Tadesse
Education attended MSc in Molecular Mechanisms of Disease,Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands, 2012MSc in Biochemistry, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2008

BEd in Chemistry, Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, 2003

Academic rank Lecturer
Working for AAU Since June 2013
Administrative positions held Head of the Seminar and Workshop Committee of the Institute of Biotechnology
Awards,Memberships Awards

  • NFP fellowship for my PhD study in Radboud University Nijmegen,the Netherlands and Addis Ababa University, 2014 – 2017
  • Erasmus Student Mobility Grant, for my research internship in Oslo UniversityHospital, Oslo, Norway, 2012
  • Radboud Scholarship Program, Nijmegen, the Netherlands for my MSc studies in Molecular Mechanisms of Diseases, 2010 – 2012
  • University Medical Center Study Fund, Nijmegen, the Netherlands for my MScstudies in Molecular Mechanisms of Diseases, 2010 – 2012

Membership of Professional Societies

  • Chemical Society of Ethiopia
  • Ethiopian Medical Association
Address Graduate building, Room 414Medical Biotechnology Unit

Institute of Biotechnology

Addis Ababa University

P.O.Box 1176

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Office phone:+251 (0) 116551901

Mobile Phone: +251 (0) 912627540


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Research interest Molecular tumor immunology, T cell engineering, molecular studies in malaria