Portrait photo of Prof. Dr. Ulrike Beisiegel

Professor Dr. Ulrike Beisiegel

President of the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

HRK Vice-President for Governance and Equality in Academia and Research

1952Born in Mülheim/Ruhr
1971-1974Studies of Biology (Universities of Münster and Marburg) and of Human Biology at the Faculty of Medicine (University of Marburg)
1974-1976Studies of Biochemistry at the Faculty of medicine, University of Marburg
1979Dr. rer. physiol. at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Marburg
1979-1980Scientific assistant at the Institute of Human Genetics in Marburg
1980-1982Postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Drs. Goldstein and Brown at the Department of Molecular Genetics at the University of Texas, Dallas
1982-1984Scientific assistant in the Institute of Human Genetics in Marburg
1984-1996Assistant Professor, Medical Clinic, University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf
1990Habilitation in Biochemistry at the University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf
1996C3-Professor in Hamburg-Eppendorf
1996Honorary Doctoor at the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Umea/Sweden
1999Offer for a full Professor position as Chair of Biochemistry at the University of Graz/Austria (declined)
2001-2005Research Dean of the Medical Faculty at the University of Hamburg
2001-2010Director of the Institute of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology II: Molecular Cell Biology at the Medical Faculty of the University of Hamburg
2006-2011Member of the "Wissenschaftsrat" - Advisory board to the German Government
2009-2017Member of the Senate of the Leibniz Association
since 1/2011President of the Georg August University of Göttingen
since 2011Member of the Senate of the Max-Planck-Society
since 11/2012HRK Vice-President for Governance and Gender Equality in Science