Research Department Nutrition and Food Sciences

Gregor-Mendel-Str. 2
85350 Freising

Tel.: 08161/ 71 - 2026
Fax: 08161/ 71 - 2824

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Prof. Dr. Matthias Schulze

 
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Prof. Dr. Matthias Schulze

 

Hochfeldweg 1
85350 Freising
Tel.: 08161/ 71 - 2002
Fax: 08161/ 71 - 2175

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Education
1990-1996
Nutrition Science, Friedrich Schiller University Jena
1996
Diploma in Nutrition Science
1996-1997
Public Health, Tulane University New Orleans
1997
Master of Public Health
2003
Ph.D. in Public Health, Technical University Berlin
2008
Habilitation in Human Nutrition (Friedrich Schiller University Jena)
Career
2002-2004
Researcher at the Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Nutrition, Boston
2004-2006
Researcher at the German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam-Rehbruecke, Department of Epidemiology
2007-2008
Group leader at the German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam-Rehbruecke, Department of Epidemiology
2008-to date
Professor (W2) Public Health Nutrition, Technische Universität München

Reseach Interests:

  • Methodological approaches for dietary pattern analyses
  • Epidemiology of type 2 diabetes
  • Interaction between genetic factors and diet in the development of chronic diseases
  • Risk prediction modelling

Teaching:

  • Public health nutrition
  • Epidemiology of nutritional and chronic diseases

Selected Memberships:

  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Epidemiologie (DGEpi)
  • European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD)
  • The Nutrition Society
  • Editor of the British Journal of Nutrition

Selected Honors, Awards:

  • Fulbright Fellowship 1996-1997
  • European Association for the Study of Diabetes/American Diabetes Association Trans-Atlantic Fellowship 2002-2003
  • Post-doc fellowship of the German Academic Exchange Program 2003-2004