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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

Secretariat

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

The 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.

Latest News


Meet Sebastian at the CeBiTec symposium in Bielefeld

Sebastian will given a talk on Computational Mass Spectrometry in Metabolomics at the CeBiTec symposium on “Bioinformatics for Biotechnology and Biomedicine” in Bielefeld.


We will present a paper at RECOMB 2015

Our paper  “Fragmentation Trees reloaded” will be presented at the Research in Computational Biology (RECOMB 2015) conference in Warsaw, Poland.


GCB 2012 website has been moved

The website of the German Conference on Bioinformatics 2012 has been moved from http://www.gcb2012-jena.de/ to http://bio.informatik.uni-jena.de/gcb2012/. The content will be made available permanently under the new URL.

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.