Prof. Dr. Selidji Todagbe Agnandji


Academic positionAssociate Professor, Senior Lecturer, Reader
Research fieldsMedical Microbiology, Mycology and Hygiene, Molecular Infection Biology,Immunology
KeywordsTropical infectious diseases, Vaccine research, Emerging diseases, Social impact of biomedical research, Malaria

Current contact address

InstitutionEberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
InstituteInstitut für Tropenmedizin

Host during sponsorship

Prof. Dr. Peter G. KremsnerInstitut für Tropenmedizin, Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Tübingen
Start of initial sponsorship01/04/2023


2022Georg Forster Research Award Programme

Nominator's project description

Prof. Agnandji is a well-known international expert on vaccine development and malaria. He is a pivotal pillar at CERMEL for the conduct of clinical trials on vaccines against infectious diseases. In the past few years he focused his research on new methods to accelerate the development on vaccines with human challenge models. During his stay in Germany, Prof. Agnandij will continue his research and deepen the collaborations between Lambaréné and Tübingen.