Bioinformatics & computational systems genetics

Research website

Positions held

Since 2015:  Assistant Professor for Bioinformatics at the Faculty of Biology, Gutenberg-University of Mainz (JGU) - Centre for Computational Sciences in Mainz (CSM); Head of the junior research group “Computational Systems Genetics”.
2011 - 2015: PostDoc at the Faculty of informatics, Universita della Svizzera italiana (USI), Lugano, Computational time series analysis group, Institute of Computational Science


2011: PhD in Theoretical Biophysics at the Humboldt University of Berlin, Faculty of Biology
2007: M.Sc in Bioinformatics, Free University of Berlin and Konrad Zuse-Institute for Scientific Computing (ZIB)
2004: B.Sc. in  Bioinformatics, Free University of Berlin and Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics

Selected publications by Susanne Gerber

Ruffini N, Klingenberg S, Schweiger S and Gerber S (2020) Common Factors in Neurodegeneration: A Meta-Study revealing Shared Patterns on a Multi-Omics ScaleCells, 9(12): 2642 Link

Wierczeiko A, Klingenberg S, Todorov H, Fournier D, Endres K and Gerber S (2018) Decoupling of DNA Methylation Status and Gene Expression Levels in Aging Individuals. Genomics and Computational Biology, 4(2):e100040 Link

Gerber S, Olsson S, Noe F and Horenko I (2018) A scalable approach to the computation of invariant measures for high-dimensional Markovian systemsSci Rep, 8:1796 Link 

Gerber S and Horenko I (2017) Toward a direct and scalable identification of reduced models for categorical processes. PNAS, 114:4863-4868 Link

Gerber S and Horenko I (2014) On inference of causality for discrete state models in multiscale context. PNAS, 111:14651-14656 Link