Prof.Dr. Jacomine Krijnse-Locker   

Jacomine Krijnse-Locker has led Project Z2 together with John Briggs from October 2014-April 2015.
Dr. Krijnse-Locker’s lab is currently located at Paul-Ehrlich-Institut, Langen, Germany.

until April 2015

Electron microscopy core facility and Department of Infectious Diseases, Virology
Heidelberg University
69120 Heidelberg, Germany


Virology, assembly of large DNA viruses, cell biology, dynamics of membranes, cell biology of viruses, electron microscopy, imaging of viral and cellular membranes, 3D microscopy


1990-1994 PhD fellowship ‘Dutch organization for scientific research’ (NWO)
1994-1996 Post-doctoral fellowship from ‘Human science frontiers program organization’

since 2020 W2 Professor, heading the resarch team “electron microscopy of pathogens”, LOEWE Center DRUID, University of Giessen, Germany
2015-2019 Head of electron microscopy unit at Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
2007-2015 Group leader and head of electron microscopy core facility, University Hospital Heidelberg, University of Heidelberg
1994-2007 Post-doctoral fellow and team leader, EMBL, Heidelberg, Germany
1990-1994 PhD in virology and cell biology, University of Utrecht, the Netherlands