Prof. Dr. Beckhove


develops new immunotherapies against cancer, transplant rejection and autoimmune diseases.

Prof. Dr. Mark Berneburg


works in the field of dermatosis, perative dermatology, dermatooncology, allergology and laser medicine.

Prof. Dr. Thomas Dresselhaus

Cell Biology and Plant Physiology

focus on the understanding of various molecular mechanisms related to plant reproduction and development as well as the interaction with the biotic and abiotic environment.

Prof. Dr. Achim Göpferich

Pharmaceutical Technology

studies the development and application of biomaterials, new therapy concepts in the field of regenerative medicine and innovative carrier systems for drugs.

Prof. Dr. Joachim Grifka


researches on and treat in the research area of articular cartilage.

Prof. Dr. Dina Grohmann


studies mechanism of archeal transcription, as well as in the field of fluorescence based single molecule microscopy.

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Herr

Inner Medicine III

focuses on the development of cellular immune therapies within the allogeneic blood stem cell transplantation.

Prof. Dr. Christoph Klein

Experimental Medicine and Therapy Research

develops new techniques for the molecular genetic analysis of single disseminated cancer cells.

Prof. Dr. Burkhard König

Organic Chemistry

focus on the development of synthetic receptors for the recognition of biological target structures and the application of visible light for organic synthesis.

Prof. Dr. Gunter Meister

Biochemistry I

concentrate on the biochemical characterization and specific modifications of non-coding RNA in mammalian cells, how they regulate the gene expression and their impact in colorectal cancer and glioblastoma 

Prof. Dr. Martina Müller-Schilling

Inner Medicine I

supervises clinical studies and reasearch in the fields of gastroenterologic oncology, hepatology, infectiology, intensive medicine and rheumatology.

Prof. Dr. Michael Nerlich

Trauma Surgery

does research in the fields of biomechanics, tissue engineering, teleradiology and accident research.

Prof. Dr. Inga D. Neumann

Behavioural and Molecular Neurobiology

focus on the brain mechanisms underlying emotional and social behaviours, and stress-related adaptations - both acute and chronic, early in life or in adulthood.

Prof. Dr. Peter Oefner

Functional Genomics

deals with the Systems biology of malignant and non-malignant diseases and the development of analytical tools for the systematic high-throughput characterization.

Prof. Dr. Georgios Raptis

Informatics and Mathematics

deals with E-Health applications and information security in the field of medicine.

Prof. Dr. Riemenschneider


investigates the molecular genetic basis of human brain tumors.

Prof. Dr. Hans J. Schlitt


is director of the clinic and policlinic of surgery of the UKR, which covers the areas of general surgery, abdominal surgery, transplant surgery, surgical intensive care and surgical research.

Prof. Dr. Reinhard Sterner

Biochemistry II

designs and studies enzymes, which are elaborate proteins that catalyse cellular reactions with high specificity and efficiency.

Prof. Dr. Michael Sterner

Electrical Engineering and Information Technology

is professor for energy storage at the OTH Regensburg and one of the heads of the research unit for energy networks and energy storage (FENES).

Prof. Dr. Herbert Tschochner

Biochemistry III

studies the process of eukaryotic ribosome biogenesis. Ribosome synthesis involves transcription of ribosomal RNA genes, processing and assembly of ribosomal precursor molecules in the nucleolus and the nucleus, their transport to the cytoplasm and final maturation.

Prof. Dr. Ralph Wagner

Microbiology and Hygiene

works on development and preclinical, as well as clinical testing, of HIV candidate vaccines.

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Bernhard Weber

Human Genetics

aims to elucidate neurodegenerative mechanisms in the model system of the highly specialized mammalian retina.

Prof. Dr. Joachim Wegener

Analytical Chemistry & Biosensors

develops whole-cell biosensors and focus on cell based Bioanalysis.

Prof. Dr. Jörg Heilmann

Pharmaceutical Biology

is focusing on the discovery of biologically active compounds in plants and other orgasisms.

Prof. Dr. Ralph Witzgall


focus on the therapeutic regeneration og parenchym in acute and chronic renal failure.

Prof. Dr. Christine Ziegler

Biophysics & Physical Biochemistry

focus on the structure and function of membrane proteins and macromolecular complexes, which are involved in stress-regulated and stress-activated transport processes across the membrane.