Jürgen Knop

Professor Juergen Knop, M.D. Ph.D., is a retired Director of the Department of Dermatology, Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz. He became M.D. at the department of Pharmacology, University of Freiburg and Ph.D. at the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Adelaide, Australia. He was postdoctoral fellow at the Max – Planck Institute, Freiburg and the Department of Microbiology, University of Adelaide. Later he became Associate Professor and Senior Lecturer at the Department of Dermatology, University of Münster. He has a certification in Dermatology and Allergology. He was appointed Full Professor and Director of the Department of Dermatology at the University of Mainz. His basic research interest are “Regulation of the Immune Response” and its application in allergic diseases and skin cancer. His recent interest is the Eastern Inner Science of Mind and Phenomena as presented by Tarab Rinpoche (Unity in Duality) and its relationship to Contemporary Science. He is in the Academic Advisory Board of Tarab Ling, UD Research and Teaching Institute, Dehradun, India.