David E. Gloriam

David E. Gloriam


2006: Ph.D. in Medicine, Uppsala University (for PhD-age subtract 8 mo. parental leave)
2003: M.Sc. in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Uppsala University

2019-: Professor in Computational Receptor Biology, Department of Drug Design and Pharmacology (DDP) and Center for Health Data Science at the University of Copenhagen (UCPH)
2011-: Associate Professor and Group Leader, DDP
2008-11: Postdoc, DDP
2007-08: Postdoc, GlaxoSmithKline, Harlow, UK
2006-08: Postdoc, EMBL-European Bioinformatics Institute, Hinxton, UK (2nd year 25%)

Awards & honors
2019: Lundbeck Foundation Ascending Investigator (DKK 5M)
2018: Novo Nordisk Foundation Hallas-Møller Ascending Investigator (DKK 10M)
2015: ERC Starting Grant (€ 1.5M)
2014: Lundbeck Foundation Fellow (DKK 10M)
2013: 1st place in the international GPCR Dock competition (best 5-HT1B receptor model)
2005: First-authored the most downloaded article of the year in BBA - General Subjects

2013-: Head of GPCRdb – the main online research infrastructure in the GPCR field
2019-23: Work group leader for an European Research Network on Signal Transduction ‘ERNEST
2013-17: Management committee member of the European Research Network ‘GLISTEN
The first two at the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences and the remaining at DDP.
2020-: Steering group member in the Center for Health Data Science
2018-20: Committee member of the Data Science Lab
2019-: Head of the Cluster for GPCR function and drug discovery
2019-: Head of a Research leadership forum (part of Career and skills development forum)
2018-: Chairperson of a Data Science Core Team
2016-: Chairperson, 4 PhD Assessment Committees (+1 abroad)
2018: Member of Strategy and reorganisation committees
2017: Member of Career and recruitment work group
2020 EMBO course on negotiation for scientists
2019 Talent Programme ‘UPCH Forward’ (10 mo., led by previous leaders of Centres of Excellence)
2016- Mentoring by three leaders of centres in drug discovery, structural biology or data science
2016 Leadership coaching by Mobilize Strategy Consulting (5 half-day sessions, 1 book)
2012 Diploma in Research Management, CBS Executive (9 days, 2 books)

Selected scientific and academic activities
2015-: Grant evaluator for 5 Foundation/councils, e.g. ETH Zurich Research Commission and ERC
2014-: Corresponding member, Intl. Union of Pharmacology Nomenclature Committee
2012-: Evaluated 5 application for foundations and councils, incl. ERC, NWO, FWO,
2007-: Invited speaker at >30 international conferences
2007-: Peer-reviewer for 23 intl. journals (including 4 Nature articles)
2016-19: Editor of Scientific Reports (Nature Publishing Group)
2011/15 Editor of special issues in Current Opinion in Pharmacology / Medicinal Chemistry

Research education

2008-: ~168 h/year teaching of MSc, PhD and industry professionals (if including MSc supervision)
2011-: Main supervisor of 3 assistant professors, 8 postdocs, 11 PhD students and 26 MSc thesis projects
Pedagogic training
2012: 2-day PhD supervision course
2008: 250 h university pedagogy course “Higher education teaching” (Dk: Adjunktpædagogikum)

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