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Dr. Albert ZINK Professor, Institut für Mumien und den Iceman, EURAC - Europäische Akademie Bozen

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 Studies of biology
 Ph.D. thesis, "Kindersterblichkeit im frühen Mittelalter - Morphologische und paläopathologische Ergebnisse an der Skelettserie von Altenerding, Ldkr. Erding, Bayern", Institue of Anthropology and Human Genetics, University of Munich
  Egyptian mummies with a major interest in the molecular detection of pathogens by extracting and amplifying ancient DNA
1998-2002 Postdoctoral position, Institute of Pathology, München (Director: Prof. Dr. U. Löhrs), research focus (DFG research grant): Identification of pathological alterations in ancient
2002-2004 University Assistant, Division of Paleopathology, Institute of Pathology, Academic- Teaching Hospital München-Bogenhausen, continuation of the DFG research grant
  biological sample, structural and mechanical properties of collagen fibrils in normal and pathological bone tissue
2004-2007 Senior Researcher, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, AG Nanobiomed (group Prof. Dr. W.M. Heckl), research area: Application of nanotechnological methods for the study of
  Tuberkulose", Human Biology, Faculty of Medicine
2005 Habilitation (= Assoc. Professor), " Paläopathologie von Krankheiten im alten Ägypten unter besonderer Berücksichtigung molekularer Untersuchungen zur
since 2007 Scientific Director, Institute for Mummies and the Iceman, EURAC research, Bolzano