The Cluster of Excellence Physics of Life is a Central Academic Unit of TU Dresden.

Executive Board

Portrait Otger Campàs © MPI-CBG

Prof. Otger Campàs

Speaker/Managing Director

Chair of Tissue Dynamics
+49 351 463-41511

Physics of Life at A18 | Room 503

PoL | Physics of Life
Arnoldstraße 18
01307 Dresden

Portrait Helmut Schießel

Prof. Helmut Schießel


Chair of Theoretical Physics of Living Matter
+49 351 463-41253

Physics of Life at A18 | Room 215

Portrait of Maria Begasse, reflected in the window pane of a scientific institute

Dr. Maria Begasse

Chief Operating Officer

PoL management, strategy
+49 351 463-41244

Physics of Life at A18 | Room 417

Steering Committee

All six Research Avenues are represented in the PoL Steering Committee by their RA Leader. The Steering Committee advises the Executive Board, especially in regards to strategic decisions.

Scientific Advisory Board

The Scientific Advisory Board continuously evaluates the development of PoL and gives recommendations and advice.

Members of the Scientific Advisory Board