Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg


The Faculty of Natural Science 1 – Biosciences represents the largest faculty of the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg (except Medicine) with over 2000 students and around 500 employees.

The professors are the bearers of teaching and research and, with their expertise, lead subsequent generations into biosciences research and career fields.

Professors of the Faculty of Natural Sciences 1 – Bioscences: Research Focus and 
Academic Career 2021/2022

This brochure gives an insight into the Faculty of Natural Sciences 1 – Biosciences and provides background information on the renowned and internationally positioned professors. (Winter semester 2021/2022)

ProfessorInnenbroschuere_NF1_2022.pdf (externe Datei)

The faculty includes the three institutes:


  • B. Sc. and M. Sc. in Biochemistry
  • B. Sc. and M. Sc. in Biology
  • Pre-Service Teacher Education in Biology for high school (“Gymnasium”), middle School and special school
  • Pharmacy (State Examination and Diploma)
  • M. Sc. Pharmaceutical and Industrial Biotechnology (in English)
  • M. Sc. Molecular and Cellular Biosciences (in English)
  • NEW in winter semester 2021/22: M. Sc. Biodiversity Sciences (in English)


  • biodiversity research: organismic-ecological focus with plants and insects
  • molecular biological sciences: plant biochemistry, physiology, genetics and molecular biology
  • protein & RNA research
  • pharmaceutical-applied research: drug discovery, biotechnology, nanotechnology, mass spectrometry, biosynthesis and biomedical materials