ELIXIR Senior Industry Officer
klauer [at] ebi.ac.uk
Katharina Lauer leads the development and implementation of ELIXIR’s Industry Strategy, including the ELIXIR Innovation and SME programme. Kathi joined ELIXIR from the University of Cambridge where she worked as a research associate looking at the interaction of DNA damage repair proteins and viruses. She was also a member of the Entrepreneurial Postdocs of Cambridge, a group aiming to enhance the entrepreneurial potential of postdocs in academia.Originally from Germany, Katharina Lauer received a Masters degree in Biomedical Sciences at the University of Edinburgh and a PhD in vaccinology from the University of Manchester, UK. During her PhD she also volunteered for Public Health England in the Ebola epidemic in Sierra Leone.