Marc Spehr, Prof. Dr.
Marc Spehr, Lichtenberg Professor for Chemosensation, studied Biology in Bonn. He wrote his dissertation at the Department of Cellular Physiology, which he finished in 2002. Afterwards, he became Postdoctoral fellow at the Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, School of Medicine, University of Maryland in Baltimore, MD, USA and Independent Research Group Leader funded by the DFG Emmy Noether-Program of the Research Group Chemosensory Mechanisms of Social Communication, Department of Cellular Physiology, Ruhr-University Bochum. He was appointed Lichtenberg Professor for Chemosensation at the RWTH Aachen University in 2009.