Director General

Iain Mattaj
Iain Mattaj
Director General

Directors' Research

Matthias Hentze Matthias Hentze
Director, Co-Director of MMPU
Maria Leptin Maria Leptin
Director EMBO

Cell Biology and Biophysics

Jan Ellenberg Jan Ellenberg
Head of Unit and Senior Scientist
Darren Gilmour Darren Gilmour
Group Leader
Christian Häring Christian Häring
Group Leader
Lars Hufnagel Lars Hufnagel
Group Leader
Péter Lénárt Péter Lénárt
Group Leader
François Nédélec François Nédélec
Group Leader
Pierre Neveu Pierre Neveu
Group Leader
Rainer Pepperkok Rainer Pepperkok
Head of Core Facilities, Head of Advanced Light Microscopy Core Facility, Team Leader and Senior Scientist
Jonas Ries Jonas Ries
Group Leader
Carsten Schultz Carsten Schultz
Interdisciplinary Group Leader and Senior Scientist
Yannick Schwab Yannick Schwab
Team Leader and Head of Electron Microscopy Core Facility
Malte Wachsmuth Malte Wachsmuth
Staff Scientist

Developmental Biology

Anne Ephrussi Anne Ephrussi
Head of Unit, Head of EICAT and Senior Scientist
Detlev Arendt Detlev Arendt
Group Leader, Senior Scientist and Academic Mentor Postdoctoral Training
Alexander Aulehla Alexander Aulehla
Group Leader
Stefano De Renzis Stefano De Renzis
Group Leader
Imre Gaspar Imre Gaspar
Staff Scientist
Marcus Heisler Marcus Heisler
Group Leader
Takashi Hiiragi Takashi Hiiragi
Group Leader
Francesca Peri Francesca Peri
Group Leader
François Spitz François Spitz
Group Leader

Genome Biology

Eileen Furlong Eileen Furlong
Head of Unit and Senior Scientist
Maja Köhn Maja Köhn
Group Leader
Yad Ghavi Helm Yad Ghavi Helm
Research Staff Scientist
Wolfgang Huber Wolfgang Huber
Group Leader and Senior Scientist
Jan Korbel Jan Korbel
Group Leader
Jeroen Krijgsveld Jeroen Krijgsveld
Team Leader and Head of Proteomic Core Facility
Christoph Merten Christoph Merten
Group Leader
Kyung-Min Noh Kyung-Min Noh
Group Leader
Vicente Jose Pelechano Vicente Jose Pelechano
Staff Scientist
Lars Steinmetz Lars Steinmetz
Associate Head of Unit and Senior Scientist
Nassos Typas Nassos Typas
Group Leader

Structural and Computational Biology

Peer Bork Peer Bork
Joint Head of Unit, Senior Scientist and Strategic Head of Bioinformatics, EMBL Heidelberg
Christoph Müller Christoph Müller
Joint Head of Unit and Senior Scientist
Orsolya Barabas Orsolya Barabas
Group Leader
Martin Beck Martin Beck
Group Leader
John Briggs John Briggs
Group Leader and Senior Scientist
Anne-Claude Gavin Anne-Claude Gavin
Group Leader and Senior Scientist
Toby Gibson Toby Gibson
Team Leader
Edward Lemke Edward Lemke
Group Leader
Kiran Raosaheb Patil Kiran Raosaheb Patil
Group Leader
Carsten Sachse Carsten Sachse
Group Leader
Shinichi Sunagawa Shinichi Sunagawa
Staff Scientist
Judith Zaugg Judith Zaugg
Group Leader