Maike Kober Hasslacher

Innovation Manager, Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany




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Maike Kober Hasslacher is an Innovation Manager at Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany where she engages in various initiatives focused on science and technology. Maike has an interest in collaborative programs and strategies that shape our future with innovative approaches enabling broad positive impact. 

Maike studied the interdisciplinary natural science program of Molecular Biotechnology at the University of Heidelberg with a research stay at Harvard Medical School in Boston. After finishing her Master’s thesis at the German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg, Maike focused on immunology and signal transduction for her Ph.D. at the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry and Technical University Munich.

The MIT Inclusive Innovation Challenge to become Economic Prosperity Challenge in 2020