Professor and Director, Max Planck Institute

Study of biochemistry, doctorate Würzburg Univ. (1977), German Habilitation in biochemistry Munich Univ. (1986), scientific coworker at the Max Planck Institute for Biochemistry (1979-1987), Director and Scientific Member at the Max Planck Institute of Biophysics (since 1987), Adjunct Professor Frankfurt am Main Univ. (1989).

Experience

  • –present
    Director, Max Planck Institute for Biophysics

Honours

Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1988