Board member

“The local offer of transferable and subject specific skills courses supports the education of young scientists and saves them long trips to their universities.”

Sibylle Grad studied pharmacy at ETH Zurich, where she graduated with the Federal diploma in 1991. Following her work as a pharmacist, she started her PhD degree at the Institute of Cell Biology at ETH Zurich in 1995. She completed her PhD with a doctorate in natural sciences in 1995. After conducting research in San Diego/USA, she received a “Raetia grant” from the AO Research Institute Davos in 2000. Since then she has worked as a postdoctoral researcher and as a researcher at the AO Research Institute. In 2006, she carried out a nine months research stay at Tokai University in Japan. Since 2009, she is head of the research group “cartilage and intervertebral disc regeneration”. Sibylle Grad is a lecturer at the Department of Health Sciences and Technology at ETH Zurich, partner of several international projects, co-organizer of international congresses, a member of the editorial committee of scientific journals, and author of more than 75 publications.

In 2019, Principal Scientist Sibylle Grad, PhD, was appointed adjunct professor (Privatdozent) in biomedical engineering at the Health Sciences and Technologies Department at her alma mater, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETH Zurich).

PD Dr. Sibylle Grad
Senior Researcher
Vice head “Musculoskeletal Regeneration” Program
AO Forschungsinstitut
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