Interfaculty Institute of Microbiology and Infection Medicine

Curriculum Vitae

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Wolfgang Wohlleben

Date of birth:

29.09.1947

Current position:

Head, Microbiology/Biotechnology

Interfaculty Inst. of Microbiology and Infection Medicine Tübingen (IMIT)

University of Tübingen

Auf der Morgenstelle 28

D-72076 Tübingen

Phone: +49-7071-29 76944

E-mail: wolfgang.wohlleben@biotech.uni-tuebingen.de

Academic career

Since 2019 Senior Professor, Microbiologie/Biotechnology, University of Tübingen

1994 - 2019

Full Professor, Microbiology/Biotechnology, University of Tübingen

1992 - 1994

Associate Professor, Saarland University, Saarbrücken

1984 - 1992

Permanent Position, University of Bielefeld

1980 - 1984

Scientific Assistant, Department of Genetics, University of Bielefeld

1977 - 1979

Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Microbiology and Biochemistry, University of Erlangen

1974 - 1977

Ph.D. Thesis, Physical Chemistry Department, University of Erlangen

Scholarships, Awards and Administrative functions

Since 2013

Member of the Faculty of Thousand (F1000)

2007 - 2019

Speaker of the Collaborative Research Center CRC766 “Bacterial Cell Envelope”: Structure, Function, and Infection Interface”

2004 - 2006

Dean of Studies of the Faculty of Biology

1998 - 2000

Dean of the Faculty of Biology

2001 - 2013

Editor of “Chemistry&Biology” (Cell Press)

2001 - 2020

Member of the DECHEMA–committee „Low-molecular Natural Products“

2000

Cofounder of Combinature Biopharm AG, Berlin

1999 - 2012

Speaker, Section “Bacterial Producers of Natural Compounds” of the VAAM (German Microbiology Association)

Since 1981

Inventor of more than 25 patents (application)

1974 - 1977

Ph.D.-Fellowship from the Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes