Graduated as a veterinarian in 1990 from the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine in Berlin, Germany, and subsequently obtained post-graduate degrees there (1994, 2004). In 2005 moved to what is now the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA), Weybridge. Since July 2014 Professor for Veterinary Immunology at the School of Veterinary Medicine in the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences at the University of Surrey. http://www.surrey.ac.uk/vet/people/academic/falko_steinbach/index.htm
I was a founding member of the European Veterinary Immunology Group (EVIG), which I chaired until 2012 http://www.evig.org.uk.