Professorships and Research Groups  


Institute of Biochemistry - Professorships and Research Groups

Biochemistry and Biorganic Chemistry
Professor Annette Beck-Sickinger
Location: Brüderstr. 34

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Professor Mario Mörl
Location: Brüderstr. 34

Biophysical Chemistry
Professor Tilo Pompe
Location: Johannisallee 21-23

Rudolf Schönheimer Institute of Biochemistry (Faculty of Medicine)
Professor Torsten Schöneberg
Location: Johannisallee 30

Environmental Microbiology
Professor Hauke Harms
(joint appointment with the Helmholz Centre for Environmental Research)
Location: Permoserstr. 15

Biotechnology
Professor Andreas Schmid
(joint appointment with the Helmholz Centre for Environmental Research)
Location: Permoserstr. 15

Molecular Biological and Biochemical Processing Technology
PD Dr. Wolfgang Blenau (deputy professor)
Location: Deutscher Platz 5

Functional Proteomics
Professor Martin von Bergen
(joint appointment with the Helmholz Centre for Environmental Research)
Location: Permoserstr. 15

Synthetic Protein Biochemistry
Professor Irene Coin
Location: Brüderstr. 34

Elektrobiotechnology
Professor Falk Harnisch
(joint appointment with the Helmholz Centre for Environmental Research)
Location: Permoserstr. 15

Institute of Biology - Professorships and Research Groups

General Botany
Professor Franziska Krajinski-Barth
Location: Johannisallee 21-23

Plant Physiology
Professor Severin Sasso
Location: Johannisallee 21-23

SenProf Plant Physiology
Senior Professor Prof. Dr. Christian Wilhelm
Location: Permoserstr. 15

Special Botany and Functional Biodiversity

Professor Christian Wirth
Location: Johannisallee 21

Biology Education
Professor Jörg Zabel
Location: Johannisallee 21-23

Molecular Evolution and Plant Systematics
Professor Alexandra Muellner-Riehl
Location: Johannisallee 21-23

Microbial Interaction Ecology
Professor Antonis Chatzinotas
(joint appointment with Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research)
Location: Permoserstr. 15

Soil Ecology
Professor François Buscot
(joint appointment with Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research)
Location: Theodor-Lieser-Str. 4, Halle/Saale

Experimental Interaction Ecology
Professor Nico Eisenhauer
Location: Puschstraße 4

Botanical Garden
Professor Christian Wirth (Director)
Dr. Martin Freiberg (Curator)
Location: Linnéstraße 1

General Zoology and Neurobiology
Professor Marc Schönwiesner
Location: Talstraße 33

Animal and Behavioral Physiology
Professor Robert Kittel
Location: Talstraße 33

Molecular Evolution and Animal Systematics
Professor Sebastian Steinfartz
Seniorprofessor Martin Schlegel
Location: Talstraße 33

Genetics
Professor Andreas S. Thum
Location: Talstraße 33

Human Biology and Primate Cognition
Professor Katja Liebal
Location: Talstraße 33

Developmental Biology
Professor Thomas Magin
Location: Philipp-Rosenthal-Str. 55

Primate Behavioural Ecology
Professor Anja Widdig
Bridge Professorship with
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Location: Deutscher Platz 6, Leipzig

Human Behavior, Ecology and Culture
Professor Richard McElreath
Appointed MPI-Director
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Location: Deutscher Platz 6, Leipzig

Evolutionary Genetics
Professor Svante Pääbo
Appointed MPI-Director
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Location: Deutscher Platz 6, Leipzig

Human Evolution
Professor Jean-Jacques Hublin
Appointed MPI-Director
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Location: Deutscher Platz 6, Leipzig

Institute of Psychology - Professorships and Research Groups

Experimental Psychology and Methods
Professor Matthias Müller
Location: Neumarkt 9-19, Aufgang D

Work and Organizational Psychology
Professor Hannes Zacher
Location: Neumarkt 9-19, Aufgang A

Life-Span Psychology
Professor Ute Kunzmann
Location: Neumarkt 9-19, Aufgang A

Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology
Professor Julian Schmitz
Location: Neumarkt 9-19, Aufgang E

Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy
Professor Cornelia Exner
Location: Neumarkt 9-19, Aufgang E

Cognitive Psychology
Professor Jörg-Dieter Jescheniak
Location: Neumarkt 9-19, Aufgang A

Cognitive and Biological Psychology
Professor Erich Schröger
Location: Neumarkt 9-19

Personality Psychology and Psychological Assessment
Professor Stefan Schmukle
Location: Neumarkt 9-19

Psychological Methodology
N.N. - Vertretung Dr. Dirk Lubbe
Location: Neumarkt 9-19, Aufgang A

Social Psychology

Professor Immo Fritsche
Location: Neumarkt 9-19 Aufgang A

Neuropsychology
Professor Angela D. Friderici
Appointed MPI-Director
Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences
Location: Stephanstr. 1a, Leizpig

Comparative Cultural Psychology
Professor Daniel Haun
Appointed MPI-Director
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology

Location: Deutscher Platz 6, Leipzig

Associate Members

Institute of Biology

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Location: Deutscher Platz 6, Leipzig

Evolutionary Genetics
Honorary Professor Mark Stoneking

Senckenberg Museum of Natural History
Address: Am Museum 1, Görlitz

Soil Zoology
Honorary Professor Willy Xylander


Institute of Psychology

Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences
Location: Stefanstraße 1a, Leipzig

Neuropsychology
Honorary Professor Sonja Kotz


last update: 27.04.2021 

Institute of Biochemistry

Professor Mario Mörl
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Professor Annette Beck-Sickinger
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Phone: +49 341 97-36910
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Professor Thomas Magin
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Professor Jörg Zabel
Vice Director
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Institute of Psychology Wilhelm Wundt

Professor Jörg Jescheniak
Executive Director
Neumarkt 9 - 19
04109 Leipzig

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