Log In

Tamas F. Freund Edit Profile

Neurobiologist

Tamas F. Freund, Hungarian Neurobiologist. Recipient Drs. C. and F. Demuth award Swiss Medical Research Foundation, Switzerland, 1991, Krieg Cortical Kudos award Cajal Club, United States of America, 1991, Krieg Cortical Discoverer award and Cajal medal, 1998; grantee Human Frontiers Science Program, 1991, 95, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, United States of America, 1995.

Background

Freund, Tamas F. was born on June 14, 1959 in Zirc, Veszprem, Hungary. Son of Antal Freund and Terez Lohn.

Education

Diploma in Biology, Eotvos University, Budapest, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, Eotvos University, Budapest, 1984. Computer Sciences Corporation, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 1986.

Doctor of Science, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 1992.

Career

Research fellow, Department Pharmacology, Oxford, 1982-1983; junior research fellow 1st Department Anatomy, Semmelweis U., Budapest, 1983-1986; research fellow 1st Department Anatomy, Semmelweis U., Budapest, 1986-1989; senior rcsh. fellow, Department Pharmacology, Oxford, End., 1986-1988; head department Institute Experimental Medicine, Hungarian Academy Science, Budapest, since 1990; deputy director Institute Experimental Medicine, Hungarian Academy Science, Budapest, since 1994. Member committee Medical Research Council, Hungary, since 1992. Secretary National Research Foundation, Hungary, 1992-1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editorial board: Neurosci. Journal, since 1991, Experimental Brain Research journal, since 1992, Journal Brain Research, since 1992. Section editor Hippocampus, European Journal Neurosci.

      Contributor over 120 articles to professional journals and publications. Contgb. Author books in field.

Membership

Member European Neurosci. Association (member program committee since 1995), Hungarian Neurosci. Society (secretary 1993-1998), Hungarian Academy of Sciences (president neuroscience committee since 1997), International Brain Research Organization (executive committee since 1998, chairman central/eastern europe regional committee).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: music.

Connections

Married Edina Varga, September 12, 1981. Children: Eva, Adam.

father:
Antal Freund

mother:
Terez Lohn

spouse:
Edina Varga

children:
Adam Freund

Eva Freund