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Institute of Bacterial Infections and Zoonoses (IBIZ)

Prof. Dr. Heinrich Neubauer

Head of the Institute

Prof. Dr. Heinrich Neubauer (© M. Pfau, FLI)

Telephone: +49 3641 804-2200
Fax: +49 3641 804-2228
Email contact

Naumburger Str. 96 a
07743 Jena

Dr. med. vet., Dr. med. vet. habil.
(Chamber) Recognised Veterinarian Specialist in Microbiology
(Chamber) Recognised Veterinarian Specialist in Veterinary Public Health
Delegate ECVPH
OIE Reference Expert for Brucellosis (Brucella abortus, Brucella melitensis, Brucella suis) and Glanders

Curriculum Vitae

  • 1987–1992: Veterinary Medicine at Ludwig-Maximilans-University, Munich, Germany
  • 1995: thesis on diagnostics of orthopoxviruses
  • 2001: habilitation on epidemiology and molecular epidemiology of Yersina spp.
  • 2003: facultas docendi, Universitiy of Leipzig, Germany
  • 1994-2006: head of the working group ‚Bacteriology and Toxinology’ at the Institute of Microbiology German Federal Armed Forces, Munich
  • 2006: Director of the Institute of Bacterial Infections and Zoonoses at the Friedrich-Loeffler-Institute, Jena, Germany
  • 2006-2011: Local Administrative Representant of the President at the FLI Jena
  • expert missions for UN, NIH (NIAID), DGHM, COST etc.
  • specialised in the development of diagnostics, epidemiology, molecular epidemiology and microbiology of BSL 3 agents (Brucella spp., Francisella tularensis, Burkholderia mallei/pseudomallei, Bacillus anthracis, Yersinia pestis)
  • ca. 200 publications, 70 presentations, students in veterinary and human medicine
  • OIE Expert of the OIE reference laboratories for glanders and brucellosis
  • 2010: appointed to professorship at the University of Leipzig, Germany