Prof. Dr. Matthias Gunzer

University Hospital Essen
Institute for Experimental Immunology and Imaging
University of Duisburg-Essen
Hufelandstraße 55
D-45147 Germany

Fon: +49 (0)201 183-6640
Fax: +49 (0)201 183-6642

Scientific Output

Awards & Honors

  • 2019
    Prize “Medicine and Science”, Health Forum Essen, Germany
  • 2007
    Best teacher in the PhD program (HZI)
  • 2001
    Second Prize, Forschungförderpreis „Haut und Umwelt“, Fa. Grünenthal
  • 2001
    First price for the best poster of the ADF, Frankfurt


Scientific Career

Scince 2019

Head of the Department “Biospectroscopy”, Leibniz Institute for Analytical Sciences (ISAS), Dortmund, Germany

Scince June 2011

W3 Professor and founding director of the Institute of Experimental Immunology and Imaging and the Imaging Center Essen (IMCES), University of Duisburg/Essen, University Hospital Essen, Germany

2007 - 2011

W2 (assistant) Professor for molecular Immunology and deputy head of the Institute of Molecular and Clinical Immunology, University of Magdeburg, Germany

2003 - 2007

Leader of the junior research group „Immunodynamics“, Helmholtz Centre for Infection research, HZI (formerly German Research Centre for Biotechnology, GBF), Braunschweig, Germany

1999 - 2002

Postdoc, University of Muenster, Dept. of Dermatology, Germany


07/15/2007     Habilitation on the topic of “Immunology”, Hannover Medical School
1996 - 1999 PhD, Institute of Immunology, University of Witten/Herdecke, Germany, Prof. Zänker
1995 Diploma, Institute of Immunology, University of Witten/Herdecke, Germany, Prof. Zänker
1992 - 1995 Biochemistry, University of Witten/Herdecke, Witten, Germany
1990 - 1992 Biology, Julius-Maximilians-University, Würzburg, Germany