Ralf Paus

Ralf Paus, MD, FRSB, currently is Professor of Dermatology and Director of the Dermatology Medical Science Program at the Dept. of Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL. He holds a secondary appointment as Professor of Cutaneous Medicine at the Centre for Dermatology Research, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK. Previously, Ralf was Professor & Head of Experimental Dermatology, University of Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany (2005-2013), Visiting Professor at the Max-Planck-Institute for Biochemistry, Martinsried, Germany (2005), and Professor & Vice-Chair, Dept. of Dermatology, University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany (1999-2004). Ralf graduated from the Free University Berlin School of Medicine, Germany (1987), followed by post-doctoral research training in dermatology at Yale University, New Haven, CT (1987-1990), a dermatology residency at the Free University Berlin, and a junior faculty position in dermatology at the Charité Hospital, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany (1997-1999). Besides having served as Editor of Experimental Dermatology since 2007, he has also founded a skin & hair research company in his home town, Münster, Germany.