Gianaurelio Cuniberti holds since 2007 the Chair of Materials Science and Nanotechnology at the Dresden University of Technology.
He leads the Nanobiomaterials Department of the Max Bergmann Center of Biomaterials Dresden and is the founding Director of the Dresden Center for Computational Materials Science (DCCMS).
He is visiting Distinguished Professor at the Division of IT Convergence Engineering of POSTECH, the Pohang University of Science and Technology (South Korea) and Adjunct Professor for the Department of Chemistry at the University of Alabama.
He studied Physics at the University of Genoa and at the University of Hamburg and was Visiting Scientist at MIT and the Max Planck Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems Dresden.
From 2003 to 2007 he was at the head of a Volkswagen Foundation Junior Research Group at the University of Regensburg.
His research activity is internationally recognized in more than 250 scientific papers to date.
He initiated and organized numerous workshops, and school-conferences and took part in international research training networks, offering extensive opportunities for young scientists.