Prof. Dr. med. Markus Huber-Lang

Institute of Clinical and Experimental Trauma Immunology

Phone: 0731 500-54801
Fax: 0731 500-54818


Scientific Qualifications

since 2019      Founding Director of the Research Building Multidimensional Trauma Sciences (MTW)

since 2017      Director, Institute of Clinical & Experimental Trauma-Immunology, University Hospital Ulm

since 2015      Co-Speaker of the Collaborative Research Center CRC 1149

2010               W3-Professorship for Clinical and Experimental Trauma-Immunology

2008-2015     Leader DFG Clinical Research Unit KFO200

2005               Habilitation in Surgery, University of Ulm

2002-2008     Leader DFG Emmy Noether Research Group, University of Ulm 

1998-2000     Postdoc, Dept. of Pathology, University of Michigan, USA

1996               Dissertation, Dept. of Physiology (Prof. Dr. R. Greger), University Freiburg

Professional Career

since 2023       Dean of Research, Medical Faculty, University of Ulm

since 2017       Director, Institute of Clinical & Experimental Trauma-Immunology, University Hospital Ulm

2023                MBA in Leadership and Management in Healthcare, International Business School,
                        University of Applied Sciences (HNU), Neu-Ulm, Germany

2007-2017      Trauma Surgeon, Dept. of Traumatology (Prof. Dr. F. Gebhard),
                        University Hospital Ulm

2015                Master of Medical Education (MME), University of Heidelberg, Germany

2007                Board Certification Trauma-Surgery, Germany

2006                Board Certification Surgery, Germany

2001-2006      Surgery Residency, Dept. of Traumatology (Prof. Dr. L. Kinzl),
                        University Hospital Ulm 

1998                Medical License (Approbation), Germany

1996-1998      Internship (AiP), Dept. of Trauma Surgery (Prof. Dr. E. H. Kuner),
                        University Hospital Freiburg

1989-1996      Study of Medicine, Freiburg (Germany) and Stonybrook University New York (USA)

Teaching Activities

since 2000      Multiple Curricular Teaching Activities in Human Medicine, Molecular Medicine,
                       Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

2012-2020     Founder and Head of the Teaching Research Task Force, Ulm University

2012-2015     Study of Medical Education (MME), University of Heidelberg, Germany

since 2010      Initiator and Head of the “Trauma-Study-Track”, Medical Faculty, Ulm University

since 2012      Co-Speaker "Experimental Medicine“ of the IGradU, Medical Faculty, Ulm University

2010 - 2019   Scientific Chair "Emergency Operation Course" for Surgeons, Ulm

2006               Certification for Academic Teaching, Baden-Wuerttemberg

Activities in the Research Systems

2023                President-elect International Federation of Shock Societies (IFSS)

2018-2021      President of the Section Basic Science (SGF/DGOU), Germany

2017-2019      President of the European Shock Society (ESS)

since 2017       Co-Speaker of the Scientific Community, DGOU, Germany

2016-2020      Co-Speaker of the Scientific Community, DGU, Germany

2011-2017      Founder and Leader "Trauma Research Network" (NTF), DGOU, Germany


2023                MBA Prospitalia Award, HNU, Neu-Ulm

2023                Ottmar-Trentz Achievement Award, European Society for Trauma and Emergency
                         Surgery, ECTES, Ljubljana, Slovenia

2012                Innovation Award of the DGU, Berlin

2012                Désiré Collen Award, International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH),
                         Liverpool, UK

2007                DFG-Invitation Nobel Laureates Meeting, Lindau

2006                Scultetus Price, Ulm

2006                Advancement Award Intensive Care Medicine, German Society of Surgery (DGCH), Berlin

2005                Merckle-Research Award, Ulm

2005                I. European Shock Society Award (100.000 €), Florida, USA

2002                Roger Bone Sepsis Award, DSG, Hamburg

  • Founding member of the European Complement Network (ECN)
  • European Society for Trauma & Emergency Surgery (ESTES)
  • Deutsche Sepsis-Gesellschaft (DSG)
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Chirurgie (DGCH)
  • European Shock Society (ESS)
  • International Federation of Shock Societies (IFSS)
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Unfallchirurgie (DGU)
  • German Society for Immunology (DGfI)