Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. biol. hum. Inke R. König

Institut für Medizinische Biometrie und Statistik
Universität zu Lübeck
Universitätsklinikum Schleswig-Holstein, Campus Lübeck
Ratzeburger Allee 160
23562 Lübeck

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Curriculum Vitae


1972 Born in Göttingen, Germany
1991 Abitur (A levels) in Göttingen
1991-1997 Study of Psychology at the University Marburg, Germany
2002 Doctorate in Human Biology at the University Lübeck, Germany
2008 Habilitation in Medical Biometry and Epidemiology at the University Lübeck, Germany

Professional Experience and Appointments

1998-2001 Scientific employee at the Institut für Medizinische Biometrie und Epidemiologie, University Marburg (Prof. Dr. Schäfer)
seit 2001 Scientific employee at the IMBS
seit 2004 Stellvertretende Direktorin des IMBS
2009 Appointment as Akademische Rätin
2010 Appointment as University Professor (W2) for Medical Biometry and Statistics at the Universität zu Lübeck
seit 2011 Member of the Cluster of Excellence Inflammation at Interfaces
seit 2013 Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Genetic Analysis Workshop (National Institutes of Health)
seit 2014 Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Forschungszentrum Borstel, Leibniz-Zentrum für Medizin und Biowissenschaften
seit 2015 Member of the Steering Committee of the Clinical Research Unit (DFG) 303 Pemphigoid Diseases
seit 2015 Principal Investigator in the German Center for Lung Research (DZL)

Advanced Training and Certificates

2000-2002 Courses "Multiple Testing and Sequential Designs", "Introduction to Medicine", "Clinical Pharmacology" and "Survival Analysis" within the postgraduate study course "Medical Biometriy" of the Universities Heidelberg and Mannheim, Germany
2001 Course "Cancer Epidemiology" and "Asthma Epidemiology" of the International Epidemiology Summer School in Münster, Germany
2004 Certificate "Biometrics in Medicine" of the German Society for Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology (GMDS) and the German Region of the International Biometric Society (IBS-DR)

Scholarships and Awards

1992-1996 Scholar of the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes
1997 Scholar of the Deutscher Akademischer Auslandsdienst for a research project at the University of Dundee, Scotland
2004 Fritz-Linder-Forumpreis of the German Association of Surgery (together with G. Fitze et al.)
2007 James V. Neel Young Investigator Award of the International Genetic Epidemiology Society (IGES)
2008 2nd Gustav-Adolf-Lienert-Preis 2008 of the IBS-DR
2008 Award for the best presentation at the Lifestat2008 of the IBS-DR (together with A. Götz et al.)
2008 3rd Wissenschaftspreis of the Society for Neonatology and Pediatric Intensive Care (together with A. Hilgendorff et al.)

Activities in Scientific Societies

2002-2010 Head elect of the Working Group Human Genetics of the GMDS
2003-2009 Member of the Membership Committee of the IGES (Head in 2008)
2006-2014 Member elect of the Fachausschuss Biometrie of the GMDS
2010-2012 Member of the Scientific Program Committee of the IGES (Head in 2011)
2014-2016 Member elect of the Board of Directors of the IGES
2017 President-elect of the IGES