Ulla Mitzdorf

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Ulla Mitzdorf
Born March 15, 1944
Died July 19, 2013 [1]
Nationality German
Fields Neuroscience, physics, chemistry, psychology, physiology, medicine and gender studies
Institutions Technical University Munich, Max-Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

Ulla Mitzdorf (March 15, 1944 – July 19, 2013) was a German scientist. She has substantially contributed to very diverse areas including physics, chemistry, psychology, physiology, medicine and gender studies.


Mitzdorf gained her doctorate in 1974 at the Technical University Munich in theoretical chemistry. Subsequently she worked as scholar at the Max-Planck Institute of Psychiatry in Munich. In 1983 she habilitated in physiology, and in 1984 in medical psychology and neurobiology at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich.

From 1988 to 2009 she was Fiebiger Professor for medical psychology at the Ludwig Maximilan University. Simultaneously she was from 2000 to 2006 women's affairs officer and spokeswoman of the state conference of women and gender equality officers in bavarian universities.


  1. ^ "Frau Dr Ulla Mitzdorf". sz-ms.vrsmedia-trauerportal.de. 


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