Amaia Cipitria

Ikerbasque Research Associate, IIS Biodonostia

Currently works at Biodonostia Health Research Institute, Bioengineering Area.
Research line: 
Bioengineering in Regeneration and Cancer.
Emmy-Noether grant by the German Research Foundation (DFG) (2017), DFG individual grant (2014), Lydia-Rabinowitsch stipendium by the Charité University Hospital Berlin (2014), DFG individual grant (2012), Spanish accreditation by the Agencia Nacional de Evaluación de la Calidad y Acreditación (ANECA) for the figure of associate professor (2012), Rahel-Hirsch fellowship by the Charité University Hospital Berlin (2011), Fellow of the Cambridge European Society (2005), First National Prize in Mechanical Engineering by the Spanish Ministry of Education and Science (2005), Basque Government fellowship for doctoral research (2004), Kutxa Award to the best student in Mechanical Engineering (2004), Rafael Escolá Foundation Award (2003).
Previous research experience at the Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces (Germany), Charité University Hospital Berlin (Germany), Queensland University of Technology (Australia), University of Cambridge (UK), Alstom Power (Switzerland) and University of Navarra (Spain).
Doctor in Materials Science and Metallurgy (2008) from the University of Cambridge (UK).