News and updates

April 2024

We congratulate Jennifer, who received the teaching award from the Bavarian State Ministry of Science and the Arts (StMWK Bayern) for her outstanding and innovative teaching. Jennifer is one of the two 2023 awardees from FAU. So, thank you for your dedicated work, and again, congrats!

More here


February 2024

Gregor has successfully pitched the Project NAVET within the BMBF initiative DATIpilot Innovation on stage. This program aims to make better use of Germany’s innovative strength and to promote and accelerate the development of technological and social innovations. From 6000 applications, 600 projects were invited to nationwide pitches. In only 150 projects were selected on site. Congrats!


October 2023

Gregor visits the FAU radio station Funklust and talks about our research on antimicrobial therapies, as well as sustainability at FAU. The full interview may be found here:


March 2023

Our group is a member of the new FAU Research Centre „Neue Wirkstoffe NeW“. There are only three research centres at FAU Erlangen and we are very proud to be part of one of them!


March 2023

Gregor has presented our work at the Forum #Wissenwollen, a series that aims at presenting academic research to a general audience.


October 2022

Our group participated in the installation of the new photovoltaic system on the roof of the Department Biology. Great team effort with the colleagues from biology – thanks all for the help!

More information can be found in this video by Prof. Martin Hundhausen:


December 2021

Jennifer receives Female Faculty Award 2022 – congrats!


June 2021

Gregor has been appointed full professor for pharmaceutical biology