Professor Dr. Ulrich Kalinke... Executive Director of TWINCORE and, in his capacity as Professor for Translational Infection Research, Director of the Institute for Experimental Infection Research. Furthermore he is branch manager of the Translational Alliance in Lower Saxony (TRAIN) and spokesman of the TRAIN Akademy. The focus of his research activity includes the immune response of the body to virus infections. Ulrich Kalinke studied biology in Hanover and obtained a PhD from the German Cancer Research Center Heidelberg. Following a post-doc phase and a period spent as research assistant at the Universitätsspital Zurich, he spent four years researching at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) in Monterotondo, near Rome (Italy). In conclusion, he became head of the Immunology department at the Paul Ehrlich Institute in Langen.

Telephone +49 (0)511-220027-100

Matthias Fiebag... the Administrative Director of TWINCORE. He studied Research Administration and Administration Management at the German University of Administrative Sciences Speyer. He then spent several years working in the field of administration management for a management consultancy in Zurich. This was followed by a management position in an administrative authority. From 2006 he was an aide to the Administrative Director and Co-ordinator at the Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research in Braunschweig. In 2008 he came to TWINCORE in Hanover as Administrative Director.

Telephone +49 (0)511-220027-140