Welcome to our EAM Fellows page! Below you will find a full list of our EAM Fellows.

name Subject Area / Affiliation (country)
Chantal ABERGEL Environmental Virology, Structural Biology, Biochemistry, Bioinformatics / Aix-Marseille University (France)
Martin ACKERMANN Molecular Microbial Ecology / ETH Zurich (Switzerland)
Ruedi AEBERSOLD Molecular Systems Biology / ETH Zurich (Switzerland)
Sonja Verena ALBERS (@Archaellum) Molecular Biology of Archaea / University of Freiburg (Germany)
Jeff ALMOND Vaccinology / University of Oxford (England)
Rudolf AMANN Molecular Ecology / MPI for Marine Microbiology (Germany)
Dan I. ANDERSSON Bacterial Genetics & Evolution, Antibiotic Resistance / Uppsala University (Sweden)
Siv G. E. ANDERSSON Cell and Molecular Biology / Uppsala University (Sweden)
Judy ARMITAGE (@Armitage_Judi) Department of Biochemistry / University of Oxford (England)
Cecilia ARRAIANO (@ArraianoLab) Control of Gene Expression, RNA, Synthetic Biology / NOVA University Lisbon (Portugal)
Nathalie Q. BALABAN Lab of Self Replicating Matter / Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Israel)
Dennis H. BAMFORD Molecular Virology / University of Helsinki (Finland)
Fernando BAQUERO Microbial Evolutionary Biology & Antibiotic Resistance / Ramón y Cajal Institute for Research in Biomedicine IRYCIS (Spain)
Frédéric BARRAS (@FredBarras) Stress Adaptation and Metabolism in Enterobacteria / Pasteur Institute (France)
Ralf BARTENSCHLAGER Molecular Virology / University Hospital Heidelberg (Germany)
Marek BASLER (@Basler_Lab) Bacterial Virulence and T6SS / Biozentrum, University of Basel (Switzerland)
Edward BAYER The Cellulosome Complex Lab / The Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel)
Dörte BECHER Microbial Proteomics / University of Greifswald (Germany)
Oded BEJA (@BejaLab) Environmental Genomics of Marine Microbes / Technion Israel Institute of Technology (Israel)
Sigal BEN-YEHUDA (@sigalby) Social Microbiology, Bacterial Sporulation / Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Israel)
Mervyn BIBB Molecular Microbiology / John Innes Centre (England)
Melanie BLOKESCH (@MBlokesch) Molecular Microbiology / EPFL Lausanne (Switzerland)
Antje BOETIUS Deep Sea Ecology and Technology / Alfred Wegener Institute (Germany)
Elizaveta BONCH-OSMOLOVSKAYA Diversity & Ecology of Thermophiles / Moscow University (Russia)
Axel BRAKHAGE Molecular Biotechnology and Fungal Biology / HKI and Leibniz Institute (Germany)
Erhard BREMER Molecular Microbiology / Philipps University of Marburg (Germany)
Roland BROSCH Integrated Mycobacterial Pathogenomics / Pasteur Institute (France)
Carmen BUCHRIESER (@cbuch2) Biology of Intracellular Bacteria / Pasteur Institute (France)
Dirk BUMANN Metabolism of Bacterial Pathogens / Biozentrum, University of Basel (Switzerland)
Stephen BUSBY (@busbysjw) Microbiology and Infection / University of Birmingham (England)
Gabriella CAMPADELLI-FIUME Virology of Herpes / University of Bologna (Italy)
Emmanuelle CHARPENTIER (@manue_lab) Infection Biology / Max Planck Unit for the Science of Pathogens (Germany)
Ilan CHET Plant Pathology and Microbiology / Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Israel)
Stewart T. COLE Microbial Pathogenesis / Pasteur Institute (France)
Guy CORNELIS Bacterial Pathogenesis / University of Namur (Belgium)
Pascale COSSART Bacteria-Cell Interactions / Pasteur Institute (France)
Patrice COURVALIN Antibiotics and Antimicrobial Resistance / Pasteur Institute (France)
Antoine DANCHIN Bacterial Genomics / Stellate Therapeutics, Institute Cochin (France)
Victor DE LORENZO (@vdlorenzo_CNB) Molecular Environmental Microbiology / National Center for Biotechnology (Spain)
Willem M. DE VOS Microbial Ecology, Physiology & Genetics / Wageningen University (The Netherlands)
Christoph DEHIO Bacterial Pathogenesis / Biozentrum, University of Basel (Switzerland)
Petra DERSCH (@pdersch) Microbial Pathogenesis and Infection Biology of Intestinal Pathogens / University of Münster (Germany)
Ulrich DOBRINDT Microbial Genome Plasticity / University of Münster (Germany)
Charles J. DORMAN Bacterial Gene Regulation / Trinity College Dublin (Ireland)
Nicole DUBILIER (@Chemosym) Microbial Symbioses / MPI for Marine Microbiology (Germany)
Leo EBERL (@leberl2) Plant and Microbial Biology / University of Zurich (Switzerland)
Monika EHLING-SCHULZ University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna (Germany)
Dusko EHRLICH (@SDEhrlich) Human Microbiome / Metagenopolis, INRAE (France)
Martin EMBLEY Evolutionary Molecular Biology / Newcastle University (England)
Tobias ERB (@erblabs) Metabolic Engineering, Microbial Biochemistry & Physiology / MPI for Terrestrial Microbiology (Germany)
Jeff ERRINGTON Bacterial Cell Biology / University of Sydney (Australia)
Alain FILLOUX (@FillouxLab) Bacterial Pathogenesis & Molecular Bacteriology/ Imperial College London (England)
Patrick FORTERRE (@PatrickForterre) Molecular Biology of Gene in Extremophiles / Pasteur Institute (France)
Kevin FOSTER Evolutionary Biology / University of Oxford (England)
Bärbel FRIEDRICH Bacterial Metabolism / Humboldt University (Germany)
Geoff GADD (@GeoMBiol) Geomicrobiology, Mycology, Environmental Biotechnology / University of Dundee (Scotland)
Mikhail S. GELFAND Bioinformatics / Russian Academy of Science (Russia)
Kenn GERDES Bacterial Stress Response and Persistence / University of Copenhagen (Denmark)
Jean-Marc GHIGO Genetics of Biofilms / Pasteur Institute (France)
Philippe GLASER Ecology and Evolution of Antibiotics Resistance / Pasteur Institute (France)
Anne GLOVER (@AnneGlover_EU) Molecular Microbiology / Royal Society of Edinburgh (Scotland)
Werner GOEBEL Bacterial Pathogenicity / University of Würzburg (Germany)
Friedrich GÖTZ Microbial Genetics / University of Tübingen (Germany)
Uri GOPHNA (@ugophna) Microbial Evolution and Microbiome / Tel Aviv University (Israel)
Isabel GORDO (@gordoisabel1) Evolutionary Genetics of Bacteria / Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência (Portugal)
Simonetta Gribaldo Taxonomy, Systematics and Evolution / Institut Pasteur (France)
Angelika GRÜNDLING Cell-Wall Biogenesis of Bacterial Pathogens / Imperial College London (England)
Jörg HACKER Molecular Infection Biology / German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina (Germany)
Otto HALLER Virology / University Medical Center Freiburg (Germany)
Wolf-Dietrich HARDT Salmonella Pathogenesis / ETH Zurich (Switzerland)
Ian HEAD Synthetic Biology and Bioeconomy / Newcastle University (England)
Michael HECKER Microbial Physiology and Molecular Biology / University of Greifswald (Germany) – retired
Jürgen HEESEMANN Medical Microbiology / Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (Germany)
Franz X. HEINZ Virology / Medical University of Vienna (Austria)
Regine HENNGE Bacterial Biofilms and Stress Response / Humboldt University of Berlin (Germany)
Anat A. HERSKOVITS Molecular microbiology, ”-omics” and bioinformatics / Tel Aviv University (Israel)
Birgitta HENRIQUES-NORMARK (@BHN_Lab) Clinical Microbiology / Karolinska Institute (Sweden)
Jay HINTON (@jay_salsa) Functional and Comparative Genomics / University of Liverpool (England)
Niels HØIBY Bacteriology / University of Copenhagen (Denmark)
David HOLDEN Bacteriology & Infection / Imperial College London (England)
David HOPWOOD Microbial Natural Products / John Innes Centre (England)
Urs JENAL (@urs_jenal) Signaling in Bacterial Infection / Biozentrum, University of Basel (Switzerland)
Mike JETTEN (@msmjetten) Environmental Biotechnology / Radboud University Nijmegen (The Netherlands)
Stipan JONJIC Viral Immunology / University of Rijeka (Croatia)
Bo Barker JØRGENSEN Geomicrobiology and Marine Microbial Ecology / Aarhus University (Denmark)
Regine KAHMANN Molecular Phytopathology / MPI for Terrestrial Microbiology (Germany)
Roy KISHONY (@RoyKishony) Antibiotic Resistance / Technion Israel Institute of Technology (Israel)
Maia KIVISAAR Bacterial Genetics and Evolution / University of Tartu (Estonia)
Éva KONDOROSI Symbiosis and Molecular Ecology / Hungarian Academy of Sciences (Hungary)
Hans-Georg KRÄUSSLICH Virology / University Hospital Heidelberg (Germany)
Oscar P. KUIPERS (@OscarKuipers1) Molecular Genetics, Host-Microbe Interactions, Protein Engineering / University of Groningen (The Netherlands)
Marcel KUYPERS Biogeochemistry / MPI for Marine Microbiology (Germany)
Hilary LAPPIN-SCOTT (@lappinscott) Microbial Biofilms / Cardiff University (Wales)
Iñigo LASA UZCUDUN (@lasa_lab) Microbial Pathogenesis and Biofilms / Navarrabiomed Biomedical Research Center (Spain)
Bruno LEMAÎTRE Insect Immunity, Insect Endosymbionts and Entomopathogens / EPFL Lausanne (Switzerland)
Ruth LEY (@RuthLeyMicro) Microbiome Science / MPI for Developmental Biology (Germany)
Daniel LOPEZ (@lopesrra) Molecular Infection Biology / National Center for Biotechnology (Spain)
Julius LUKEŠ Parasitology and Molecular Biology of Protists / Czech Academy of Sciences (Czech Republic)
Ines MANDIC-MULEC Environmental Microbiology / University of Ljubljana (Slovenia)
Didier MAZEL (@amazeld) Bacterial Genome Plasticity / Pasteur Institute (France)
Thomas MEYER Bacterial Infection and Human Carcinogenesis / MPI for Infection Biology (Germany)
Tâm MIGNOT Bacterial Development and Cell Biology / CNRS-Aix Marseille University (France)
Itzhak MIZRAHI Microbiome / Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (Israel)
Francisco J. M. MOJICA CRISPR / University of Alicante (Spain)
Soren MOLIN Microbial Biofilms / Technical University of Denmark (Denmark)
Cesare MONTECUCCO Bacterial Neurotoxins, Tetanus & Botulism / University of Padua (Italy)
Colin MURRELL Environmental Microbiology / University of East Anglia (England)
Franz NARBERHAUS (@FranzNarberhaus) Molecular Microbiology / Ruhr-University Bochum (Germany)
Staffan NORMARK Microbial Pathogenicity / Karolinska Institute (Sweden)
Thomas NYSTRÖM Cellular Aging and Protein Quality Control / University of Gothenburg (Sweden)
Fergal O’GARA Microbe-Host Interactions / University College Cork (Ireland)
Juan ORTÍN Virology / National Center for Biotechnology (Spain) – retired
Albert OSTERHAUS (@AbOsterhaus) Veterinary Virology / University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover (Germany)
Jörg OVERMANN Microbial Ecology, Diversity & Systematics / DSMZ German Collection of Microorganisms and Cell Cultures, Braunschweig (Germany)
Csaba PAL Systems Biology and Microbial Evolution / Hungarian Academy of Sciences (Hungary)
Tracy PALMER (@proftracypalmer) Protein Transport & Secretion, Membrane Proteins & Bacterial Cell Envelope / Newcastle University (England)
Julian PARKHILL Microbial Genomics / University of Cambridge (England)
José PENADES Molecular Basis of Bacterial Virulence / Imperial College London (England)
Inês Cardoso PEREIRA Bacterial Energy Metabolism / Universidade Nova de Lisboa (Portugal)
Jean-Claude PIFFARETTI Medical Microbiology / Interlifescience (Switzerland)
Mariana Gomes de PINHO Bacterial Cell Biology / NOVA University Lisbon (Portugal)
Mariagrazia PIZZA Bacterial Vaccines, Bacterial Pathogenesis / GSK Vaccines (Italy)
György POSFAI Microbial Genome Engineering / Biological Research Center (Hungary)
David PRANGISHVILI Viruses of Archaea / Pasteur Institute (France)
Anthony PUGSLEY Protein Secretion and Membrane Protein Assembly / Pasteur Institute (France) – retired
Miroslav RADMAN (@MRGentilly) Molecular Biology / Mediterranean Institute for Life Sciences (Croatia) – retired
Paul RAINEY Microbial Population Biology / MPI for Evolutionary Biology (Germany)
Juan Luis RAMOS Industrial Biotechnology, Gene Regulation & Environmental Microbiology / Spanish National Research Council (Spain)
Alexander RAPOPORT Physiology, Biochemistry and Metabolism / University of Latvia (Latvia)
Rino RAPPUOLI Vaccinology / GSK Vaccines (Italy)
Félix A. REY Structural Virology / Pasteur Institute (France)
Giovanna RICCARDI Tuberculosis Research / University of Pavia (Italy)
Ute RÖMLING Multicellular Behavior in Microorganisms, Cyclic di-nucleotide signaling, Pseudomonas aeruginosa persistence / Karolinska Institute (Sweden)
Eliora RON Bacterial Virulence & Regulation of Gene Expression / Tel Aviv University (Israel)
Eugene ROSENBERG Myxobacteria and Environmental Microbiology / Tel Aviv University (Israel)
Ramon ROSSELLÓ-MÓRA (@ramonibus) Taxonomy and Molecular Microbial Ecology / Spanish National Research Council (Spain)
Philippe SANSONETTI Bacterial Pathogenesis and Microbiota / Pasteur Institute (France)
Bernhard SCHINK Microbial Ecology and Limnology / University of Konstanz (Germany)
Karl-Heinz SCHLEIFER Taxonomy and Microbial Ecology / Technical University of Munich (Germany)
Christa SCHLEPER (@Archaea_Vienna) Archaea Ecology and Evolution Group / University of Vienna (Austria)
Peter SEBO Molecular Biology of Bacterial Pathogens / Czech Academy of Sciences (Czech Republic)
Victoria SHINGLER Bacterial Signal-Sensing and Integration / Umeå University (Sweden)
Andriy SIBIRNY Yeast Biotechnology / National Academy of Sciences (Ukraine)
Virginijus ŠIKŠNYS Protein-DNA Interactions and CRISPR / Vilnius University (Lithuania)
John J. SKEHEL Virology / Francis Crick Institute (England)
Geoffrey L. SMITH Virology / University of Cambridge (England)
Lotte SOGAARD-ANDERSEN Bacterial Development and Differentiation / MPI for Terrestrial Microbiology (Germany)
Dominique SOLDATI-FAVRE Biology of Obligate Intracellular Parasites / University of Geneva (Switzerland)
Rotem SOREK (@SorekLab) Microbial Genomics / Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel)
Victor SOURJIK Microbial Networks / MPI for Terrestrial Microbiology (Germany)
Nicola STANLEY-WALL (@bacteriacities) Bacterial Biofilms / University of Dundee (Scotland)
Marc STROUS (@marc_strous) Microbial Ecology and Energy Bioengineering / University of Calgary (Canada)
Sebastian SUERBAUM (@SuerbaumS) Medical Microbiology / Ludwig Maximilians University Munich (Germany)
Rudolf K. THAUER Biochemistry of Anaerobic Microorganisms / MPI for Terrestrial Microbiology (Germany)
Kenneth N. TIMMIS (@KennethTimmis) Biotechnology and Molecular Microbiology / Technical University of Braunschweig (Germany)
Tone TØNJUM (@tonetonjum) Genome Dynamics and Microbial Pathogenesis / University of Oslo (Norway)
Athanassios TSAKRIS (@ATsakris) Virology and Immunology / University of Athens (Greece)
Athanasios TYPAS Systems Microbiology / EMBL Heidelberg (Germany)
Bernt Eric UHLIN Bacteria-Host Interactions / Umeå University (Sweden)
Gisou F. VAN DER GOOT (@gvdgoot) Cell and Membrane Biology / EPFL Lausanne (Switzerland)
Jan Roelof VAN DER MEER Environmental & Evolutionary Microbiology, Microbiome Studies / University of Lausanne (Switzerland)
Antonio VENTOSA Extremophilic Microorganisms / University of Sevilla (Spain)
Miguel VICENTE Bacterial Cell Cycle / National Center for Biotechnology CSIC (Spain)
Jörg VOGEL RNA Biology / Helmholtz Institute for RNA-based Infection Research (Germany)
Waldemar VOLLMER Bacterial Cell Wall / Newcastle University (England)
Julia VORHOLT Microbial Physiology, Microbial Biochemistry, Plant Microbiomes / ETH Zurich (Switzerland)
Michael WAGNER (@MichiWagner4) Microbial Ecology / University of Vienna (Austria)
Sun Nyunt WAI Medical Microbial Pathogenesis / Umeå University (Sweden)
Robin A. WEISS Viral Oncology / University College London (England)
Friedrich WIDDEL Anaerobic Aquatic Bacteria / MPI for Marine Microbiology (Germany) – retired
Paul WILLIAMS Molecular Microbiology / University of Nottingham (England)
Karina XAVIER (@KarinaXavierLab) Bacterial Signal Transduction, Quorum Sensing, Bacterial-Host Interactions, Microbiota / Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência (Portugal)
Arturo ZYCHLINSKY Cellular Microbiology / MPI for Infection Biology (Germany)


Former EAM Fellows

  • Milton S. DA COSTA, Microbiology of Extreme Environments / University of Coimbra (Portugal)
  • Margarita SALAS, Madrid
  • Agnes ULLMANN
  • Hans-Dieter KLENK 
  • Josep CASADESÚS, Bacterial Genetics / University of Seville (Spain)
  • César NOMBELA, Molecular Microbiology and Bioethics / Menéndez Pelayo International University (Spain)
EAM Fellows Book

Below you will find our EAM fellows book published in 2021 which features the most current research and some general information about our Fellows.