Anthony A. Hyman
Born on May 27, 1962 in Haifa (Israel). Study of biology and zoology, doctorate Cambridge Univ., Kings College (1988), postdoc at Univ. of California/San Francisco (1988), group head at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory EMBL Heidelberg (1993), Director and Scientific Member at the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics (since 1998). Elected Fellow of the Royal Society (2007). Awarded the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize (2011).