Thomas Elbenhardt Jensen
The August Krogh Section for Molecular Physiology
Nørre Allé 51, 2200 København N
Knowledge of languagesDanish (mother tongue), English (fluent), German (once fluent), Spanish (basic)
- Born 10th of september 1975 in Slagelse, Denmark
- Originally from Korsør, Denmark, but has lived in Copenhagen since 1996
Degress and positions held
- 2013-present: Associate professor, Section of Molecular Physiology(MOLPHYS), Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, University of Copenhagen.· 2009 – 2012: Danish Research Council post doctoral fellowship, MOLPHYS
2010 – 2011: Post doctoral fellow, Program of Cell Biology (Principal investigator Amira Klip), Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto.
2005 - 2008: PhD in skeletal muscle cell signaling and glucose metabolism (supervisor Erik A. Richter), MOLPHYS.
Sep 2002-Jul 2003: M.Sc. in Exercise Physiology. Masters project at the Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Sydney, Australia (supervisors David E. James and Erik A. Richter).
Cell signaling; exercise; skeletal muscle;hypertrophy;atrophy; actin; mTORC1;AMPK;Rac1;actin;mass spectrometry;microscopy
M. Sc. Human Physiology