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Lehrstuhl für Mikrobiologie, Huber

Fakultät für Biologie und Vorklinische Medizin
Institut für Biochemie, Genetik und Mikrobiologie
Lehrstuhl für Mikrobiologie & Archaeenzentrum
Dr. Harald Huber

Curriculum vitae

NAME:          Harald Huber
Birth:            August, 2nd 1957, Munich, Germany
Nationality:  German


  • winter term 1977/78 to summer term 1981 at the Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich: Biology / Diploma track
  • Diploma thesis at the Institute of Microbiology, University of Regensburg, Germany, Topic: “Isolation and characterization of members of the order Methanococcales” (August 1982);
  • Ph. D. (Dr. rer. nat.) at the University of Regensburg, Germany; Supervision: Prof. Dr. Karl O. Stetter; Title of dissertation: “Isolation, characterization, and taxonomy of mesophilic, metal-mobilizing bacteria“ (05. 11. 1987).


  • November 1987 till May 1990: Postdoctoral fellow at the University of Regensburg, Germany
    Topic: Microbiological, technological and molecular investigations on the oxidation and reduction of economically relevant ores.
  • Since June 1990: permanent position at the Institute of Microbiology and Archaea Center, University of Regensburg; Germany; since 2013: Academic director


  • Physiology and molecular biology of Nanoarchaeum equitans; and Ignicoccus hospitalis;
  • Energy conservation, metabolic activities, and membrane transporters in in the different compartments of Ignicoccus hospitalis;
  • Survival of thermophilic and hyperthermophilic Archaea in space;
  • Planetary protection;
  • Photodynamic inactivation of microorganisms;
  • Supervision of the fermentation plant, coordination of cell delivery

  1. Fakultät für Biologie und Vorklinische Medizin
  2. Faculty Research

Lehrstuhl für Mikrobiologie & Archaeenzentrum

Dr. Harald Huber


Lehrstuhl für Mikrobiologie
Universitätsstraße 31
93053 Regensburg

Phone: +49 941 9433185
Fax: +49 941 9432403
Mail: harald.huber@ur.de