Professor Dr. Jörg Vogel

Jörg Vogel studied biochemistry in Germany and the UK, graduating from Humboldt University Berlin with a doctoral thesis on self-splicing introns in 1999. After postdoctoral stays in Sweden and Israel, he started his own research group at the Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology in Berlin in 2004. In 2009, he became full professor and head of the Institute of Molecular Infection Biology at the University of Würzburg. In 2017, he became the Founding Director of the federal Helmholtz Institute for RNA-based Infection Research in Würzburg. Vogel is a member of EMBO, the German National Academy of Sciences, and the European and American Academies of Microbiology. He holds an Honorary Professorship for RNA Biology at Imperial College London. His RNA work was recognized with the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft in 2017.

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Director, Institute of Molecular Infection Biology (IMIB)
Josef-Schneider-Str. 2/D15 D-97080
Phone: +49 (0)931-3182576