Welcome to the Chair of Bioinformatics

Head: Prof. Dr. Sebastian Böckergruppenfoto

Postal Address

Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
Institut für Informatik
Lehrstuhl für Bioinformatik
Ernst-Abbe-Platz 2
07743 Jena


Kathrin Schowtka
Room: 3404
Phone: +49-3641-9-46450
Fax: +49-3641-9-46452

Secretariat’s office hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30-16:00
Sebastian Böcker office hours: Tuesday, 14:00 – 15:00

For e-mail or phone contact to a particular member of the chair see the members page.

The RNA Bioinformatics and High Throughput Analysis of Prof. Dr. Manja Marz is associated with our group.

The Bio Systems Analysis research group of PD Dr. Peter Dittrich is an independent research group which is also part of this Chair.

Förderverein des Instituts für Informatik (FIFI)

How to find us

Look at the map on Google Maps.

Getting there by train: You will arrive either at Jena Westbahnhof or at Jena Paradies. Click on one of the links to find walking directions to our offices, walking distance is about 5 minutes. When you reach the intersection of Schillerstraße and Leutragraben, walk left into the tram tunnel trough the building. Use the second entrance on the left, about 10m behind the tunnel. Take the elevator, press 4. Walk through two glass doors and to the right.