1995 …2024

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Scientific Career

Professor Dr. rer. nat. Carsten Schmidt-Weber has been the director of the Center for Allergy and Environment (ZAUM) since 2010 and leads the virtual Munich Allergy Research Center (MARC). ZAUM is funded equally by TUM and the Helmholtz-Gemeinschaft München – a unique arrangement in the field of research.

Professor Schmidt-Weber studied biochemistry and immunology in Darmstadt and Erlangen. He then went to Harvard Medical School in Boston and worked at the Schweizerische Institut für Allergie und Asthma in Davos where he carried out the thesis research for his postdoctoral teaching qualification (habilitation). From October 2007 to March 2010 he worked and conducted research at Imperial College in London. Since 2010 he has been professor of the newly founded Chair of Molecular Allergology at TUM. He is the secretary of the immunology section of the European Academy for Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI), a member of the Collegium International Allergologicum and the German Society for Immunology (DGFI). He has published over 50 original works as well as much-quoted review and book articles in presitigous professional journals.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land


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