Alberto Fernández-Tejada

Ikerbasque Research Professor, CIC bioGUNE

Group Leader of the Chemical Immunology Lab at CIC bioGUNE.
Research line: 
Bioorganic Chemistry & Chemical Immunology: Development of new synthetic approaches and novel chemical tools to access improved self-adjuvanting vaccines and gain critical insights into their mechanisms of action.
Fulbright Postdoctoral Fellowship (2009), Marie Curie International Outgoing Fellowship (2010), Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowship (2013), Ramón y Cajal Research Fellowship (2015), ERC Starting Grant (2016).
Previous research experience at the chemistry-biology interface at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (New York, USA), Center for Biological Research CIB-CSIC (Madrid, Spain) and CIC bioGUNE (Bilbao, Spain), and at the University of Oxford (Oxford, UK).
PhD in Chemistry (2009) from the University of La Rioja (Spain).