Prof. Dr. Christoph Herm

Study in Chemistry in Munich and Würzburg
In 1987 he received the Ph.D. in Chemistry in Munich
He started his career as a Scientific Assistant in the Bavarian State Authority for the Conservation of Monuments (BLfD)
Engaged as a Researcher in the Project “Deterioration and Conservation of Natural Stone”
After being a Free lance Consultant in Conservation …he then went back to the State Authority for Conservation of Monuments and worked on a Research Project for cultural Heritage in the province Shaanxi in China.
He has been the Head of the laboratory at the Swiss Institue for Art Research (SIK) at Zurich / Switzerland
Since 2003 he is Professor for Archaeometry and Science in Conservation at Dresden Academy of Fine Arts