Academics at the Department of Biology

Bornberg-Bauer, Erich, Prof. Dr.

Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
Institut für Evolution und Biodiversität
Hüfferstr. 1
D 48149 Münster / Germany

Tel: + 49 - 251 - 83 - 21630
Fax: + 49 - 251 - 83 - 24668

website: http://bornberglab.org/

Wissenschaftlicher Werdegang
Full Professor, School of Biological Sciences, The Westfalian Wilhelms University of Münster, Germany, 2003 - present.
Guest professor Universite Lyon1, Claude Bernard, Laboratoire de Biométrie et Biologie Évolutive, June 2013
Visiting Scholar EBI, Thornton Group "The Spices", Cambridge 2009
Senior Lecturer, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Manchester, UK, 2000-2003
Project Manager, EML GmbH, Heidelberg, Germany, 1998-2000
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Theoretical Bioinformatics Group, German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany, 1996-1998
Assistant Professor (Univ. Ass.), Numerical Mathematics, Institute of Mathematics, University of Vienna, Austria, 1994-1996
PhD in Computational Theoretical Biochemistry, University of Vienna, Austria, 1995
Diploma (equ. to MSc) in Biochemistry, University of Vienna, Austria, 1992
Studies in Biochemistry, Physics and Mathematics, University of Vienna, Austria, 1981-1991

Lehrschwerpunkte

Bioinformatics 2 (sequence analysis, genome analysis)
several specialised courses on molecular evolution and computational biology

Forschungsschwerpunkte

Evolutionary molecular design: Escape from adaptive conflicts via multi-functionality in proteins and RNA
Modular evolution of proteins: Dynamics and adaptive benefits of domain rearrangements
Genome evolution: Rearrangements and emergence of novel genes in development

Ausgewählte Projekte
Research projects:
See this page for further information.

Ausgewählte Publikationen

see: http://www.bornberglab.org/pubs

Ausgewählte Kooperationen

HS Chan, Professor Dr., Department of Biochemistry, University of Toronto
M Fuxreiter, Dr., Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Debrecen
J Gadau, Professor Dr., SOLS, Arizona State University
F Hollfelder, Dr., Department of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge
TW Holstein, Professor Dr., HIZ, University of Heidelberg
J Korb, Professor Dr., Behavioral Biology, University of Osnabrück
M Milinski, Professor Dr., Department Evolutionary Ecology, MPI Plön
B Misof, Professor Dr., Molecular Biodiversity Research, ZFMK, Bonn
S Oliver, Professor Dr., Systems Biology Center, University of Cambridge
T Reusch, Professor Dr., Marine Ecology, IFM-Geomar, Kiel
N Tokuriki, Assistant Professor, University of British Columbia
A Vilcinskas, Professor Dr., Institute for Phytopathology and Applied Zoology, University of Giessen
GP Wagner, Professor Dr., Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University