Vik Portrait

Short Resume

  • 1997 Diploma: Mammalian Genetics at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) in cooperation with the University of Bielefeld.
  • 2000 Research associate: Institute for Medical Microbiology, Hannover Medical School (MHH).
  • 2007 Diploma (postgrad.) Environmental Ethics at the Catholic Theological Faculty Augsburg
  • 2007-10 Research associate: Institute of Orthopaedic Research and Biomechanics, University of Ulm.
  • 2010-14 Scholarship of the DFG at the International Centre for Ethics in the Sciences and Humanities, Tuebingen


Research interests

  • Epigenetics and ethics
  • System medicine and ethics
  • Animal ethics in scientific and medical research
  • Concepts of environmental ethics


Contact Information

K.Viktoria Röntgen
Universität Tübingen
Institute for Ethics and the History of Medicine
Gartenstr. 47
72076 Tübingen
Telephone: (07071) 29-78037
E-mail: katharina-viktoria.roentgen [at]


Office hours

By appointment only