F. Markus Leweke is Professor of Psychiatry and Chair in Youth Depression Studies at the Brain and Mind Centre of the University of Sydney.
Prior, he was a full Professor of Psychiatry at Heidelberg University and the Associate Clinical Director of the Dept. of Psychiatry at the Central Institute of Mental Health. He graduated from the University of Cologne and is a Psychiatrist and Neurologist.
Professor Leweke is focused on translational and clinical psychiatry and authored more than 150 original publications. Since 2000, he received several major research grants to study transdiagnostic biomarkers and innovative pharmacological targets for psychiatric conditions.