Current Members


Peer Bork, PhD
Director of EMBL Heidelberg

Joined Jan 1994

Sina-Victoria Barysch, PhD
Project Manager

Shared with Zeller Team
Joined Jan 2020

Anthony Noel Fullam, PhD
Bioinformatics Software Engineer

Joined May 2019


Mariam Hassan
Metadata curator

Joined Sep 2022

Diënty Hendrina Maria Johanna Hazenbrink, MSc
Research Technician

Joined Nov 2019

Anandhi Iyappan, PhD
Data & Metadata Standards Officer

Joined Apr 2021


Marisa Isabell Keller, MSc
PhD candidate

Joined Apr 2020

Supriya Khedkar, PhD
PostDoc

Joined Nov 2017

Chan Yeong Kim, PhD
PostDoc

Joined Mar 2022


Michael Kuhn, PhD
Research Staff Scientist & Research Coordinator

Joined May 2016

Ivica Letunic, PhD
Visiting Scientist

Joined Oct 2014

Anna Mankowski, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow

Joined Jan 2022


Federico Marotta, MSc
PhD candidate

Joined May 2021

Suguru Nishijima, PhD
PostDoc

Joined Jan 2019

Kasimir Noack
Metadata curator

Joined Sep 2022


Askarbek Orakov, MSc
PhD candidate

Joined Sep 2019

Daniel Podlesny, PhD
PostDoc

Joined Apr 2022

Jonas Richter, MSc
PhD student

Joined Oct 2022


Shahriyar Mahdi Robbani, MSc
Bioinformatics Software Engineer

Joined Apr 2022

Santhust, PhD
Bioinformatician: Biological data and Network analysis

Joined May 2022

Thomas Sebastian Schmidt, PhD
PostDoc

Joined Sep 2016


Christian Schudoma, PhD
Bioinformatics Cloud & Workflows Engineer

Joined Jul 2020

Sarah Schulz, MSc
Microbiological Standards Officer

Joined Mar 2022

Kiley West Seitz, PhD
PostDoc

Joined Jun 2019


Joseph Christian Somody, MSc
PhD candidate

Joined Aug 2018

Suvi Turunen
Administration

Joined Oct 2021

Lucas Ustick, PhD
PostDoc

Joined Jul 2022


Thea Van Rossum, PhD
PostDoc

Joined Nov 2017

Moritz von Stetten
Curator

Joined Oct 2021

Yan P. Yuan, PhD
Bioinformatics Lab Manager

Joined Jan 1996


Zhe Zhao
Visitor, Predoctoral Fellow

Joined Mar 2021

Josipa Bilic Zimmermann, PhD
Planetary Biology Program Manager

Joined Sep 2020

Alumni


Wasiu Akanni
Technical position
Mar 2019 to Mar 2022

Renato Alves
PhD student
Sep 2015 to Jan 2020

Miguel Andrade
Scientist, staff member or PostDoc
Jul 1998 to May 2003

Mani Arumugam
PhD student & PostDoc
Sep 2006 to Aug 2012

Bilgenur Baloglu
Visitor
Jan 2012 to Mar 2012

Thomas K.C. Bock
Scientist, staff member or PostDoc
Jan 2012 to Jan 2016


Stephanie Boue
PhD student
Oct 2002 to Oct 2006

John Boyle
Scientist, staff member or PostDoc
Aug 1994 to Sep 1995

Lucas Browers
Visitor
Jan 2010 to Aug 2010

Nigel Brown
Scientist, staff member or PostDoc
Sep 1995 to Nov 1996

Yudong Cai
Scientist, staff member or PostDoc
Aug 1996 to Apr 1998

Monica Campillos
PostDoc
Sep 2003 to Jan 2010


Merche Castillo
Visitor
Nov 2012 to Oct 2013

Ela Cetin
Curator
Oct 2021 to Jul 2022

Samuel Chaffron
Visitor
Mar 2006 to Oct 2006

Matthew Chaib
Visitor (Erasmus)
Sep 2017 to Jul 2018

Michelle Chan
Visitor
May 2006 to Jan 2007

Wei-Hua Chen
PostDoc
Jul 2008 to Jan 2014


Daniela Chenkova
Administration
Oct 2014 to Oct 2021

Francesca D. Ciccarelli
PostDoc
Jan 2001 to Jul 2005

Luis Pedro Coelho
PostDoc
Apr 2013 to Jul 2018

Richard Copley
Scientist, staff member or PostDoc
Nov 1998 to Jun 2002

Paul Igor Costea
PhD student
Sep 2012 to Oct 2016

Christopher Creevey
PostDoc
Sep 2005 to Jan 2009


Thomas Dandekar
Scientist, staff member or PostDoc
Apr 1997 to Jan 2002

Catarina Caroline de Sales e Santos Loureiro
Visitor
May 2016 to Nov 2016

Samy Deghou
PhD student
Oct 2011 to Aug 2015

Damien Devos
PostDoc
Jul 2009 to May 2012

Bianca Maria Dibari
Project management
Oct 2020 to Oct 2021

Tobias Doerks
Staff Scientist
Jul 2003 to Sep 2014


Marja Driessen
PostDoc
Feb 2014 to Sep 2017

Birgit Eisenhaber
Visitor
Oct 1997 to Jan 2002

Frank Eisenhaber
Scientist, staff member or PostDoc
Jan 1997 to Sep 1999

Gabriel Fernandes
Visitor
Jun 2009 to Apr 2010

Pamela Ferretti
PhD student
Sep 2017 to Jul 2022

Konrad Foerstner
PhD student
Sep 2004 to Dec 2008


Mathilde Foglierini
Visitor
Oct 2002 to Nov 2003

Sofia Forslund
PostDoc
Jan 2012 to May 2018

Sarela Garcia Santamarina
PostDoc (EMBL Interdisciplinary Postdoctoral Fellowships)
May 2018 to Sep 2021

Luz Garcia-Alonso
Visitor
Sep 2012 to Apr 2013

Anna Maria Glazek
Senior Bioinformatics Officer
Nov 2016 to Nov 2018

Nelly van der Jagt Gonzalez
Administration
Sep 1999 to Dec 2014


Alice Groudko
Visitor
Jan 2022 to Aug 2022

Eoghan Harrington
PhD student
Sep 2003 to Mar 2008

Matthew Hayward
PostDoc
Jan 2014 to Jun 2017

Hedvig Hegyi
Scientist, staff member or PostDoc
Oct 1995 to Oct 1997

Falk Hildebrand
PostDoc
Jan 2014 to Jan 2019

Sean Hooper
PostDoc
Oct 2003 to Feb 2007


Jaime Huerta Cepas
PostDoc
Jan 2014 to Jul 2018

Martijn Huynen
Scientist, staff member or PostDoc
Nov 1996 to Sep 2001

Murat Iskar
PhD student
Jul 2008 to Apr 2014

Lars Juhl Jensen
PostDoc & Staff Scientist
Jan 2003 to Feb 2009

Stefanie Kandels
Scientific Operations Manager
Jan 2013 to Dec 2020

Ece Kartal
PhD student
Mar 2016 to Mar 2021


Kristina Kastano
Visitor
Mar 2017 to Sep 2017

Ivan Kel
MD student
Nov 2019 to Nov 2020

Francis Kirigin
Visitor
Apr 2016 to Aug 2016

Jan Korbel
PhD student
Mar 2001 to Apr 2005

Katri Korpela
Visitor
Jan 2016 to Jan 2018

Roland Krause
Visitor
Jul 2004 to Mar 2005


Markus Krupp
Visitor
Jul 2004 to Feb 2005

Michael Kuhn
PhD student
Sep 2005 to Jul 2009

Jens Roat Kultima
PhD student
Jan 2011 to Jan 2016

Julien Lagarde
Visitor
May 2003 to Feb 2004

Jianmei Lai
Technical position
Feb 1996 to Feb 1997

Clemens Lakner
Technical position
Nov 2012 to Jan 2015


Christopher Lance
Visitor
Sep 2019 to Sep 2020

Benjamin Lang
PostDoc (EMBL Interdisciplinary Postdoctoral Fellowships)
May 2014 to Jul 2017

Tomas Larsson
PostDoc (EMBL Interdisciplinary Postdoctoral Fellowships)
Nov 2008 to Jan 2014

Warren C. Lathe III
Scientist, staff member or PostDoc
Feb 1999 to Jan 2003

Yolande Diaz Lazcoz
Scientist, staff member or PostDoc
Dec 1996 to Mar 1998

Martin Lercher
Visitor
Sep 2004 to Oct 2006


Ivica Letunic
PostDoc
Jul 2004 to Oct 2014

Simone Li
PhD student
Aug 2012 to Nov 2017

Yuanyue Li
PostDoc
Dec 2015 to Apr 2019

Mechthild Luetge
Visitor
Sep 2017 to May 2018

Oleksandr Maistrenko
PhD student
Aug 2016 to Jul 2021

Daniel Mende
PhD student
May 2009 to May 2014


Frank Milpetz
Technical position
Mar 1997 to Aug 1998

Pablo Minguez Paniagua
PostDoc
Sep 2009 to Jan 2015

Lucas Moitinho e Silva
PostDoc
Feb 2017 to Feb 2019

Esther Molina Montes
Visitor
Sep 2017 to Dec 2017

Enrique Morett
Visitor
Jul 2000 to Sep 2000

Vladimir M. Morozov
Visitor
Aug 1996 to Apr 1997


Jean Mueller
PostDoc
Jan 2007 to Sep 2009

Robin Erich Muench
Visitor
Feb 2016 to Mar 2017

Alejandro Andres Murillo Cordova
PostDoc
Feb 2017 to Dec 2020

Pernile Myers
Visitor
Apr 2018 to Jan 2019

Jessica Oberheim
PhD student
Oct 2014 to Apr 2016

Askarbek Orakov
Visitor
Jan 2019 to Sep 2019


Rossitza Ouzounova
Visitor
Jan 2004 to Oct 2004

Luca Parca
Scientist, staff member or PostDoc
Jan 2013 to Jul 2016

Caroline Perez-Iratxeta
Scientist, staff member or PostDoc
Sep 2000 to Jun 2003

Chris Ponting
Visitor
Aug 1999 to Sep 1999

Sean Powell
Bioinformatician
Mar 2008 to Nov 2013

Mihaela Pruteanu
PostDoc (EMBL Interdisciplinary Postdoctoral Fellowships)
Jan 2014 to Jun 2016


Anna Pryszlak
PostDoc
Jan 2015 to May 2018

Jeroen Raes
PostDoc
May 2005 to Sep 2009

Florian Raible
PostDoc (EMBL Interdisciplinary Postdoctoral Fellowships)
Feb 2004 to Jul 2008

Natalie Romanov
PhD student
Sep 2014 to Mar 2019

Luis Sanchez
Visitor
Apr 1999 to Jul 1999

Siegfried Schloissnig
Bioinformatician
Feb 2010 to Feb 2013


Steffen Schmidt
PhD student
Jul 1999 to May 2003

Joerg Schultz
PhD student
Dec 1995 to Nov 2000

Stefan Schuster
Scientist, staff member or PostDoc
Sep 1997 to Jul 1998

Anna Schwarz
Visitor
Feb 2017 to Jun 2017

Parantu Shah
PhD student
Aug 2001 to Jan 2006

Amoolya Singh
PostDoc
Mar 2006 to Jan 2009


Marc Sitges
Visitor
Jan 2012 to Aug 2012

Berend Snel
PhD student
Jan 1999 to May 2002

Shinichi Sunagawa
PostDoc & Staff Scientist
Jun 2010 to Jul 2016

Shamil Sunyaev
Scientist, staff member or PostDoc
May 1998 to Aug 2002

Mikita Suyama
PostDoc
Apr 1999 to Apr 2007

Damian Szklarczyk
Visitor
Oct 2008 to Apr 2009


Julien Tap
PostDoc
Mar 2010 to Jan 2013

Roman Thielemann
Metadata curator, Master student
Oct 2019 to Sep 2021

Leonie Thomas
Metadata curator
Oct 2019 to Nov 2021

David Torrents Arenales
PostDoc
Mar 2000 to Feb 2006

Kalliopi Trachana
PhD student
Sep 2007 to Jul 2012

Melanie Tramontano/Schmid
PostDoc (EMBL Interdisciplinary Postdoctoral Fellowships)
Feb 2013 to Oct 2017


Ulrike Trojahn
Project Manager
May 2018 to Jun 2020

Vera van Noort
PostDoc & Staff Scientist
Apr 2007 to Oct 2013

Anita Yvonne Voigt
PhD student
Feb 2011 to Jan 2016

Christian von Mering
PostDoc & Staff Scientist
Sep 2001 to Aug 2006

Alison Waller
Scientist, staff member or PostDoc
Oct 2009 to Oct 2013

Tobias Wenzel
PostDoc
Mar 2018 to Oct 2020


Sander Wuyts
PostDoc
Sep 2019 to Sep 2021

Takuji Yamada
PostDoc
Apr 2007 to Apr 2012

Evgeny Zdobnov
PostDoc
Jan 2002 to Nov 2005

Georg Zeller
PostDoc
Mar 2010 to Dec 2015

Xingming Zhao
PostDoc
May 2010 to Jan 2012

Ana Zhu
PhD student
Jul 2010 to Aug 2015


Maria Zimmermann-Kogadeeva
PostDoc
Aug 2019 to Oct 2021