Dr. Sheldon, Julie

Postdoctoral Fellow


Julie Sheldon is a postdoctoral scientist of the Institute of Experimental Virology at TWINCORE. She studied Microbiology at the University of Liverpool (1991-1994). She then moved to the Hannover Medical School (MHH) with the group of Professor Thomas Schulz and completed her master’s degree in 2002. After receiving her PhD in Madrid, Spain in 2008, she was awarded several postdoctoral fellowships including positions within the groups of Professor Charles Rice, New York, USA and Professor Esteban Domingo, Madrid Spain. In 2013, Julie moved to Hannover to work with the group of Professor Thomas Pietschmann where she is currently working on a project involved in hepatitis C virus tropism.