Scientific Career History
Present Professor and head of the group “Translational Immunology of Infection” in the Department of Immunology at the University of Tübingen
1996 - 2011 Head of research group “Immunology and Cell Biology” at the Institute of Immunology Friedrich-Loeffler-Institute, Tübingen.
1994 - 1996 Research assistant at the Institute of Experimental Immunology, Department Pathology (Prof R.M. Zinkernagel) at the University of Zurich.
1991 - 1994 PhD-thesis at the Institute of Virology, Giessen “The role of CD8+ T cells in the immunopathogenesis after Borna disease virus infection”.
1990 - 1991 Diploma-thesis at the Institute of Virology, University Giessen (Prof. Dr. R. Rott) in the group Prof. Dr. L. Stitz.
1988 - 1989 Biology studies at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee U.S.A.
1984 - 1988 Biology studies at the Justus-Liebig Universität Giessen