Eric Paul Bennett

Eric Paul Bennett



1990: MSc/Cand. scient./Biochemistry, Science Faculty, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

2012: DSc/, Faculty of Health Science, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Title of dissertation:

Doctor of Medicine ( thesis entitled; “Control of Mucin-Type O-Glycosylation – A Classification of the Polypeptide GalNAc-transferase Gene Family”. Published in revised form in; Bennett EP, Mandel U, Clausen H, Gerken TA, Fritz TA, Tabak LA. Glycobiology. 2012 Jun;22(6):736-56., with continued +421 citations and with 90 citations in 2018

Academic appointments:

1990-1990: Research fellow, The Biomembrane Institute, Seattle , USA.

1990-2000: Research assistant professor, University of Copenhagen, Department of Odontology

2000-2004: Research associated professor, University of Copenhagen, Department of Odontology

2004-       : Associated professor, University of Copenhagen, Department of Odontology

Administrative functions:

2004-2008: Board member, Copenhagen Cell- and Tissue Biology Postgraduate School

2005-2009: Steering committee, the Cell Biology Cluster, University of Copenhagen

2006-2012: Chairman, the Working Environment Organization (AMO), Department of Odontology

2007-       : Member, the Working Environment Committee (FAMU), Health Science Faculty

2017-       : Member, Health Science Faculty Innovation Work Group

2019-       : Board member, Graduate Programme for Oral Sciences, Forensic Medicine and                  Bioanthropology

2019-       : Head of Section "Oral Biology and Immunopathology" at the Department of Odontology, CPH


Member of Danish Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (since 1990- )

Society for theoretical and applied therapy (since 2012- )

Board member of Danish Society for Biotechnology (Since 2015- )

Member of Mercks European CRISPR Core Partnership, (since 2015- )

NIST (National Institute of Science and Technology) Genome editing Consortium, USA (since 2019- )



2000-2007: ZymeQuest, Boston, USA

2016        : GlycoDisplay Aps

2017        : CoboTechnologies Aps

2019        : Senior Advisor at Novo Nordisk A/S



1999: Glycozyme Aps, co-founder

2015: GeCo Aps, founder

2016: GlycoDisplay Aps, co-founder

2017: CoboTechnologies Aps, co-founder



Dannin Prize, 2016



Supervised or co-supervised multiple PhD-, Bachelor- and Master -students (>20)

Technician training supervision of multiple technicians (>6)


Leadership in Science:

Impact: Google Scholar Citations 2019: H-index 49, 2014: H-index 35, Total citations:8802, citations since 2014:4043.




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