Chair of Bioinformatics



    Bioinformatik, Biozentrum, Am Hubland, D-97074 Universitaet Wuerzburg
    Tel.: +49 (0)931 31-84551, Fax: +49 (0)931 31-84552

    Prof. Dr. Thomas Dandekar

    Curriculum Vitae

    • Name:

      Prof. Thomas Dandekar

    • Born:

      July 23rd, 1960; Alpen/Moers, Germany (German citizen)

    • Dept.:


    • Address:

      Biocenter, Am Hubland
      University of Würzburg
      97074 Würzburg, Germany

    • Current position:

      head, dept. of bioinformatics (since Dec. 2001)
      member of the board of directors of the Biocenter (since Feb. 2002)

    Previous positions:

    (Oct 2011-Sep 2013) vice-dean of the faculty of biology

    (Oct 2009-Sep 2011) dean of the faculty of biology

    (Oct 2007-Sep 2009) vice-dean of the faculty of biology

    (Oct 2005 - Sept 2007) speaker of the biocenter

    (Oct 2003 - Sept 2005) vice-speaker of the biocenter

    (Oct. 2000 – Dec. 2001) senior lecturer and group leader, bioinformatics dept. of Molecular Medicine, university of Freiburg, Germany

    (July 1994 – Nov. 2000) lecturer and ausserplanmaessiger professor (Dec.2000 – Dec. 2001) for medical biochemistry at the university of Heidelberg, Germany

    (April 1997-Dec. 2001) coopted scientist for bioinformatics at the Max-Delbrück-Centrum for Molecular Medicine, Berlin

    (Aug. 1988-May 1991) post-doc and scientific fellow (June 1991 – March 1997) at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), Heidelberg, Germany

    Since March 1997:Visiting scientist at the EMBL (biocomputing unit) Education and training:post-doc (Aug. 1986-July 1988) in molecularbiology, dept. biotechnology, Institute Pasteur, Paris, FranceStudy of medicine (April 1980 – May 1986) atthe university of Munichdoctoral thesis in neuropharmacology, MPI forPsychiatry (Jan. 1983-May1986)


    Lehrstuhl für Bioinformatik
    Am Hubland
    97074 Würzburg

    Phone: +49 931 31-84550
    Fax: +49 931 31-84552

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