Dr. Joerg Zimmermann

Associate Professor, Loyola University Chicago

Dr. Zimmermann received a doctorate in physics from Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany, in 2000, followed by postdoctaral training with Graham R. Fleming at UC Berkeley. In 2003, he started a position in the lab of Floyd Romesberg at The Scripps Research Institute, where he worked on the evolution of molecular recognition in the immune system and the use of infrared probes to study structure-function and dynamics-function relationships in proteins. In August of 2020 he joined the chemistry faculty at Loyola University Chicago, where he continues his work in molecular immunology and spectroscopy of biological systems.