Functional Genome Analysis  (B070)
Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Im Neuenheimer Feld 580
D-69120 Heidelberg, Germany.

   Functional Tumour Analysis     /     Proteomics     /     DNA Technologies     /     Epigenetics     /     RNA Diagnostics 

  Curriculum vitae of Jörg Dietrich Hoheisel

    Address: Division of Functional Genome Analysis
Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum (DKFZ; German Cancer Research Center)
Im Neuenheimer Feld 580
D-69120 Heidelberg

Tel.  +49-6221-42-4680 (direct)
Tel.  +49-6221-42-4688 (secretariat)
Fax  +49-6221-42-4687

picture of Jörg Hoheisel       
    Birth: 30 April 1958 in Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Family: Married, two daughters
    Citizenship: German

     Education: 1965 - 1968.. Elementary school in Konstanz, Heiligenhaus, and Friedberg

1968 - 1978.. Gymnasium in Friedberg and Konstanz

1978.. Abitur at the Humboldt-Gymnasium Konstanz

1978 - 1979.. Military service in the German Air Force

1979 - 1984.. Studies at the University of Konstanz, faculty of biology

1984.. Receipt of diploma in biology; title of the diploma thesis: "Z-DNA in Plasmids"

1984 - 1988.. Thesis work at the Department of Physical Biochemistry on the "Analysis of Different, Topologically Induced DNA Structures" (supervisor: Fritz M. Pohl)

1988.. Receipt of Ph.D. (University of Konstanz; grade: summa cum laude)

     Profession: 1988 - 1990.. Postdoc as an EMBO-fellow with Hans Lehrach at the Imperial Cancer Research Fund (ICRF), London, United Kingdom

1990 - 1993.. Research Scientist at ICRF with Hans Lehrach

1993 - 1998.. Head of Group (Molecular-Genetic Genome Analysis) at the Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum (DKFZ) in Heidelberg, Germany

since 1998.. Head of Division (Functional Genome Analysis) at DKFZ

Institutional Activities:
(besides others)

2008 - 2019.. Chairman of the DKFZ Scientific Council
2008 - 2019.. Member of the DKFZ Board of Trustees
since 2021.. Chairman of the DKFZ Internal Review Board


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