Amaia Cipitria

Ikerbasque Research Professor, IIS Biogipuzkoa

Currently works at Biogipuzkoa Health Research Institute, Bioengineering Area.
Research line: 
Bioengineering in Regeneration and Cancer.
Emmy Noether Independent Junior Research Group Leader grant by the German Research Foundation (DFG) (2017), Lydia-Rabinowitsch fellowship by the Charité University Hospital Berlin (2014), Spanish accreditation by the Agencia Nacional de Evaluación de la Calidad y Acreditación (ANECA) (2012), Rahel-Hirsch fellowship by the Charité University Hospital Berlin (2011), Fellow of the Cambridge European Society (2005), Basque Government fellowship for doctoral research (2004), First National Prize in Mechanical Engineering by the Spanish Ministry of Education and Science (2005), Kutxa Award to the best student in Mechanical Engineering (2004).
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).