Education and Career  
2004 Doris Klee becomes Extraordinary Professor at RWTH Aachen ("außerplanmäßige Professorin")
1997 Postdoctoral Lecturing Qualification / Venia Legendi in Macromolecular Chemistry from the Chair of Textile Chemistry and Macromolecular Chemistry at RWTH Aachen. Supervisor: Prof. Dr. H. Höcker. Title: "Improvement of the interface compatibility of polymers for the use as biomaterials".
1983 Doctoral Degree (Dr. rer.nat.) from DWI/Interactive Materials at RWTH Aachen University. Supervisor: Prof. Dr. H. Zahn. Dissertation: New Methods for the Assessment of Weathered Wool."
January 1980 Degree in Chemistry from RWTH Aachen University (Dipl.-Chem.)
1973 University Entrance Qualification (Abitur), Gymnasium St. Leonhard, Aachen
October 2012

Elected to the Board of the Division of Macromolecular Chemistry of the Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (Society of German Chemists)

August 2012 Appointed as Member of the External Scientific Advisory Board for the Interdisciplinary Center for Clinical Research (IZKF) at the Julius Maximilian University of Würzburg
Since October 2011 Vice-Rector for Human Resources Management and Development at RWTH Aachen University
March 2010 - September 2011 Equal Opportunities Officer at RWTH Aachen University
Since 2010 Head of the Board of Governors at ACTO (Aachen Centre of Technology Transfer in Ophthalmology), an RWTH-Affiliated Institute
2007 - 2012 Member of the Board of Collaborative Research Center SFB-TRR 37 Micro- and Nanosystems in Medicine - Reconstruction of Biological Functions.
2006 - 2011 Equal Opportunities Officer of the Chemistry division of the Faculty of Mathematics, Natural Sciences and Computer Science at RWTH Aachen University
Since 2003 Coordinator of the DFG Research Training Group Biointerface - Detection and Control of Interface-Induced Biomolecular and Cellular Functions
Since 2001

Member of the Board of Examiners of the interdisciplinary Course of Study Biomedical Engineering


Member of the Board of Governors, Aachen Centre of Technologytransfer in Ophthalmology - ACTO (see Affiliated Institutes)


Since 1997 Key Coordinator of the Competence Center for Biomaterials Aachen (bwA)
1986-2000 Establishment of a polymer-chemical lab at the RWTH Institute of Pathology;
Supervision of PhD theses at the Faculty of Medicina at RWTH Aachen
Since 1986 Establishment and Supervision of the Biomaterials division at the Chair of Textile Chemistry and Macromolecular Chemistry, RWTH Aachen University;
Supervision of final theses and PhD theses
Since 1983 Research Assistant at the Chair of Textile Chemistry and Macromolecular Chemistry, RWTH Aachen University
1979 Research Assistant at DWI/Interactive Materials Research, Wool/Polymers Division