Intranet Fakultät für Chemie und Pharmazie

Prof. Dr. Ulrike Gaul
Chair of Organismic Biochemistry


Prof. Dr. Ulrike Gaul
Alexander-von-Humboldt Professor
Gene Center and
Department of Biochemistry
Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich
Feodor-Lynen-Str. 25, House A
81377 Munich

Phone +49 (0)89 2180-76878
Room-Nr. A2.05
Home page

Research Interests

  • To understand regulatory gene networks underlying organismal development and homeostasis at the systems level, using a combination of computational and experimental approaches.
  • To understand the role of glia in the development and adult homeostasis of the nervous system, using functional genomic, cell biological and live imaging approaches.

Short CV

  • 1988 PhD at the Max-Planck-Institute for Developmental Biology, Tubingen
  • 1989-1993 Postdoc at the University of California, Berkeley, USA
  • 1993-1999 Assistant Professor at the Rockefeller University, New York, USA
  • 2000-2009 Associate Professor at the Rockefeller University, New York, USA
  • since June 2009 Alexander-von-Humboldt Professor at the Gene Center and Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the LMU Munich

Key publications

See list of publications on the home page of Prof. Gaul.