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Principal Investigator

Chair for Bioinformatics, University of Freiburg

Georges-Köhler-Allee 106
79110 Freiburg

Rolf Backofen

Academic Education

1996 - 2000 Postdoc, University of Munich
1994 - 1996 Ph.D., University of Saarbrücken
1990 - 1994 Ph.D., University of Saarbrücken
1983 - 1989 Diploma in Computer Science, Universaity of Erlangen

Scientific Degrees

2000 Habilitation, University of Munich
1994 Ph.D., University of Saarbrücken

Professional Experience

~ Member, Center for non-coding RNA in Technology and Health, Denmark
since 2005 Full Professor (W3) at Freiburg University
2001 - 2005 Full Professor (C4) at Jena University
1996 - 2001 Assistant Professor (C1) at Munich University

Others (Editorial work, member of scientific councils, advisory boards, awards)

since 2011 Associate Editor, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
since 2010 Associate Editor, BMC Bioinformatics
2006 - present Member Editorial Board, Algorithms for Molecular Biology
2006 - 2007 Member of Scientific Advisory Board, ONTOWERSE Project
1990 Siemens Doktorandenkreis
1985 Siemens Studentenkreis
1982 Bayerische Hochbegabtenförderung