Academic Program Directors

The Academic Program Directors of the TUM School of Life Sciences advocate for their supervised study programs and thus ensure excellent teaching at the Weihenstephan campus.


Agricultural and Horticultural Sciences

Agricultural and Horticultural Sciences B.Sc.,
Agrosystem Sciences M.Sc.,

Agricultural Biosciences M.Sc.

Prof. Dr. Ralph Hückelhoven

Chair of Phytopathology
Emil-Ramann-Str. 2
85354 Freising

Tel. +49 8161 71 3681

Biological Sciences

Life Sciences Biology, B.Sc.,
Biology, M.Sc.,
Molecular Biotechnology, B.Sc.,
Molecular Biotechnology, M.Sc.

Prof. Dr. Aurélien Tellier

Professorship for Population Genetics 
Liesel-Beckmann-Strasse 2
85354 Freising

Tel. +49 8161 71 5896

Nutritional Science

Life Sciences Nutrition B.Sc.,
Nutrition and Biomedicine, M.Sc.

PD Dr. Jürgen Stolz

Chair of Molecular Nutritional Medicine
Gregor-Mendel-Str. 2
85354 Freising

Tel. +49 8161 71 2359




Forest Science and Resource Management

Forest Science and Resource Management B.Sc.,
Forestry and Wood Science M.Sc. (also part-time),
Sustainable Resource Management, M.Sc.

Prof. Dr. Thomas Knoke

Professorship for Institute of Forest Management
Hans-Carl-von-Carlowitz-Platz 2
85354 Freising

Tel. +49 8161 71 4700


Food Chemistry *

Food Chemistry, B.Sc.,
Food Chemistry, M.Sc.

Prof. Dr. Michael Rychlik

Chair of Analytical Food Chemistry
Maximus-von-Imhof-Forum 2/I
85354 Freising

Tel. +49 8161 71 2297

* For Food Chemistry, the Academic Program Director is assigned to the TUM School of Natural Sciences .