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DFG Contacts

Stand: January 6, 2022

Dr. Katharina Hartmann

Programme Director
Life Sciences 2: Microbiology, Immunology, Neurosciences

E-Mail: katharina.hartmann@dfg.de
Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2342
Telefax: +49 (228) 885-713320
Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn

Tasks and Responsibilities

Scientific Areas of Responsibility

204-05   Immunology

Scientific Areas of Responsibility (Deputy Contact)

204-01   Metabolism, Biochemistry and Genetics of Microorganisms
204-02   Microbial Ecology and Applied Microbiology
204-03   Medical Microbiology and Mycology, Hygiene, Molecular Infection Biology
204-04   Virology
204-06   Parasitology and Biology of Tropical Infectious Disease Pathogens

Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)

Priority Programmes

1937 Innate Lymphoid Cells

Research Units

2599 Tissue type 2 responses: Mechanisms of induction and regulation
2799 Receiving and Translating Signals via the gamma-delta T Cell Receptor
2830 Advanced Concepts in Cellular Immune Control of Cytomegalovirus
5068 Sex differences in immunity
5200 Disrupt - Evade - Exploit: Gene expression and host response programming in DNA virus infection (DEEP-DV)

Coordinated Programmes (scientific matters)


130 B cells: Immunity and autoimmunity
179 Determinants and dynamics of elimination versus persistence of hepatitis virus infection
237 Nucleic Acid Immunity
338 LETSIMMUN - Lymphocyte Engineering for Therapeutic Synthetic Immunity

Clusters of Excellence (ExStra)

2151 ImmunoSensation2 - the immune sensory system

Collaborative Research Centres

914 Trafficking of Immune Cells in Inflammation, Development and Disease
1054 Control and Plasticity of Cell-Fate Decisions in the Immune System
1160 Immune-mediated pathology as a consequence of impaired immune reactions
1279 Exploiting the Human Peptidome for Novel Antimicrobial and Anticancer Agents
1292 Targeting convergent mechanisms of inefficient immunity in tumors and chronic infections
1335 Aberrant Immune Signals in Cancer
1403 Cell Death in Immunity, Inflammation and Disease
1454 Metaflammation and Cellular Programming

International Research Training Groups

1911 Immune regulation of inflammation in allergy and infection
2168 Myeloid antigen presenting cells and the induction of adaptive immunity

Research Training Groups

1949 Immune Response in Infectious Diseases - Regulation between Innate and Adaptive Immunity
2599 FAIR - Fine-Tuners of the Adaptive Immune Response