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Host Principal Investigators

Candidates who would like to be accepted into the Freiburg Rising Stars Academy can apply directly to one of the Host Principle Investigators.
They represent two of the strongest research profile fields of the University of Freiburg with its world-renowned top researchers: Biological Signalling Research and Functional and Bioinspired Materials.

Functional and Bioinspired Materials

Portrait photograph Dr. Celine Calvino
Dr. Céline Calvino

#Polymers
#Materials Science

Portrait photograph Professor Dr. Birgit Esser
Prof. Dr. Birgit Esser

#Synthetic Organic Chemistry
#(Organic) Batteries

Portrait Picture Prof. Anna Fischer
Prof. Dr. Anna Fischer

#Nanomaterials
#Functional Anorganic Materials
#Chemistry

Profile Picture Prof. Dr. Henning Jessen
Prof. Dr. Henning Jessen

#Chemistry
#Organic Chemistry
#Biology

Portrait photograph Dr. Charalampos Pappas
Dr. Charalampos Pappas

#Chemistry
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Analytical Chemistry
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Organic Chemistry
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Materials Science

Portrait photograph Prof. Dr. Lars Pastewka
Prof. Dr. Lars Pastewka

#Materials Science
#Soft Materials

Businessportrait Prof. Dr. Bastian Rapp
Prof. Dr. Bastian Rapp

#Organic Chemistry
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MEMS
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Material Sciences
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Engineering

Portrait photograph Prof. Dr. Jürgen Rühe
Prof. Dr. Jürgen Rühe

#Chemistry
#Physics
#Biology
#Engineering

Portrait photograph Prof. Dr. Prasad Shastri
Prof. Dr. Prasad Shastri

#Materials Science
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Biomedical Engineering
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Bioengineering
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Biophysics

Portrait photograph Dr. Viacheslav Slesarenko
Dr. Viacheslav Slesarenko

#Mechanical Engineering
#Materials Science
#Computer Science

Portrait Picture Prof. Dr. Thomas Speck
Prof. Dr. Thomas Speck

#Biomechanics
#Biominetics
#Plant evolution
#Plant movement


Biological Signalling Research

Portrait photograph Prof. Dr. Anne-Kathrin Classen
Dr. Anne-Kathrin Classen

#Molecular Biology
#Cell Biology
#Developmental Biology
#Genetics

Portrait photograph Dr. Valerie Hilgers
Dr. Valérie Hilgers

#Biology
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Biochemistry
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Bioinformatics

Portrait Photograph PD Dr. Ulrich Maurer
PD Dr. Ulrich Maurer

#Biology
#Medicine
#Life Sciences

Prof. Dr. Winfried Roemer
Prof. Dr. Winfried Römer

#Cell Biology
#Biophysics

Portrait photograph Prof. Dr. Prasad Shastri
Prof. Dr. Prasad Shastri

Bioss Professor of Cell Signalling Environments

#Materials Science
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Biomedical Engineering
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Bioengineering
#Biophysics