EDUCATION

  •  2016 Professorship, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Poland

 

 

POSITIONS 

  • From 2016 - University Professor at Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Poland
  • From 2016 - Head of the PhD School of the KNOW consortium (the National Leading Research Centre in Poland)
  • From 2015 - Member of the Board and Member of the Scientific Committee of the KNOW consortium (the National Leading Research Centre in Poland)
  • 2009 - 2016 - Assistant Professor at Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Poland
  • 2014 - 2015 - Consultant at Department of Immunology, Medical University of Warsaw, Poland 
  • 2009 PhD, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Poland, supervisor: Prof.Dr. hab. Tomasz Motyl– with distinction
  • 2006 Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Poland – with distinction

 

LONGER SCIENTIFIC STAYS AT OTHER UNIVERSITIES

  • From 2009 – Assistant Professor at Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Poland
  • From 2014 – Consultant at Department of Immunology, Medical University of Warsaw, Poland  

 

LONGER SCIENTIFIC STAYS AT OTHER UNIVERSITIES

  • 2012/2013 Medical University of Warsaw, Poland (Prof. Jakub Gołąb`s lab)
  • 2012 Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, NY, USA (Prof. Jeffrey Pollard`s lab)
  • 2009 Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Dr. Ed Roos` lab)
  • 2007 Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands (Dr. Jan A. Mol`s lab)
  • 2007 Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden (Prof. Eva Hellmen`s lab)

 

AWARDS 

  • 2016 - The 1st Scientific Award of the Polish Society of Veterinary Sciences for the published paper
  • 2015 - The Highest Scientific Individual Award of the Rector of the Warsaw University of Life Sciences
  • 2014 Science Ambassador in the campaign “Profession: Scientist” organized by Ministry of Science and Higher Education
  • 2014 The highest Scientific Award in “Science” category in “Poles with Verve” plebiscite
  • 2014 MENTORING fellowship of Foundation for Polish Science
  • 2013 POLITYKA Weekly – The Highest Scientific Award in “Science” category (in competition of 170 Top Polish Scientists)
  • 2013L`Oreal & Unesco “for Woman in Science” habilitation fellowship
  • 2013 The Highest Group Prize of the Rector of the Warsaw University of Life Sciences
  • 2013 The Highest Group Prize of the Polish Society of Veterinary Sciences
  • 2013 Award of the Polish Society of Veterinary Sciences for the best monograph
  • 2012 Fellowship of the Minister of Science & Higher Education for the Outstanding Young Researcher
  • 2012 Young Investigator Scholarship in Veterinary Medicine Granted by Pfizer Animal Health
  • 2012 START Fellowship for Outstanding Young Researchers of Foundation for Polish Science
  • 2011 Award of the Minister of Science and Higher Education for the papers about animal genomics
  • 2011 START Fellowship for Outstanding Young Researchers of Foundation for Polish Science
  • 2011 PARENT-BRIDGE Program - Support for Women Scientist of Foundation for Polish Science
  • 2010 The Highest Scientific Individual Award of the Rector of the Warsaw University of Life Sciences
  • 2009 Mazovia Fellowship granted by the Marshal of Mazovia District
  • 2008/2009 & 2007/2008 Scientific Award of the Warsaw University of Life Sciences

 

TEACHING ACTIVITIES

  • From 2010 physiology teacher of Veterinary Students at Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (Polish students and English division) and Biotechnology Students at Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Poland; molecular physiology teacher of PhD students at Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Poland   
  • 2006 – 2009 physiology teacher (as a PhD student) at Faculty of Biology, Faculty of Biotechnology, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Poland

 

ORGANISATION OF SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS

  • 2015 Member of Organizing and Scientific Committee of the “Translational research in oncology” conference organized within BASTION European Project (7FP), 400 participants, Poland 
  • 2015 Member of Organizing and Scientific Committee of the “Targeting Hedgehog signaling in Cancer Stem Cells” conference, 50 participants, Spain
  • 2013 Member of Organizing and Scientific Committee, “Chemical Approaches to Targeting Drug Resistance in Cancer Stem Cells conference, 100 participants, Poland

COMMISSIONS OF TRUST AND OTHER ACTIVITIES

·           From 2015 Member of LS Panel Experts at National Science Centre (NCN), Poland 

·           From 2013 Evaluator of grants and Expert at National Centre of Research and Development (NCBiR), Poland

·           From 2011 Reviewer of French Call for Proposals Spontaneous tumor models in animals, France

·           Management Committee Member of the COST Action CM1106, BM1308

·           Substitutive Management Committee Member of the COST Action BM1404, CM1407

·           Associate Editor of “Macrophage”, and “American Journal of Cancer Biology”

·           Co-Editor of the “Am J of Animal and Vet Sciences”, and “J Comparative Clinical Pathology Research”

·           Reviewer for: Nature, Cancer Cell, Gene, BMC Veterinary Research, Veterinary Pathology, Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology, Oncology, European Journal of Cell Biology

 

MEMBERSHIPS OF SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES

·           From 2013 member of the American Association of Cancer Research and Polish Society of Veterinary Sciences

·           From 2009 member of the European Association for Cancer Research and the Polish Cytometric Society

MEDIA

·         2014 due to prestigious “Pole with verve” scientific award, movie about my scientific activity was broadcasted in a TV program (“Good morning TVN”) https://www.polacyzwerwa.pl/kandydaci/20-nauka/3-magdalena-krol; due to “Science Ambassador” position given by the Minister of Science and Higher Education movie about my research was broadcasted in main news of TVN: http://fakty.tvn24.pl/ogladaj-online,60/w-polsce-ruszyla-kampania-ministerstwa-nauki-przekonujaca-do-pracy-naukowej,487384.html , whereas movie about my research was broadcasted in all national TVs (TVP, TVN, Polsat) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T0bjb66TkfU, I have been invited for interview to the Radio (TOK FM, KAMPUS, Radio dla Ciebie). Information about my research was published in many newspapers (Newsweek, Gazeta Wyborcza, Tygodnik Płocki, Weterynaria) and most of the Internet portals.

·         2013 due to prestigious scientific prize of POLITYKA weekly and L`Oreal and UNESCO “for Women in Science”, I have been invited to a few TV shows and interviews: „After eight” (TVP Info), “World is turn around” (TVP1), and for the Radio interviews: TOK FM, KAMPUS and Radio Dla Ciebie. Two movies about my research have been recorded and broadcasted: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-FJFmurRY2A and http://www.lorealdlakobietinauki.pl/laureatki_13_3.php. Information about my scientific work was published in the most of the polish Internet portals (PAP, Witrualna Polska, Onet, Gazeta.pl, republikakobiet.pl, biotechnologia.pl) as well as newspapers and journals: Gazeta Wyborcza daily and POLITYKA weekly http://www.polityka.pl/tygodnikpolityka/nauka/nagrodynaukowe/1558047,1,kategoria-nauki-o-zyciu-laureatka-2013.read (where I was also interviewed: http://www.polityka.pl/tygodnikpolityka/nauka/1560335,1,rozmowa-z-dr-magdalena-krol-laureatka-nagrod-naukowych-polityki-2013.read).