Boris Mizaikoff joined the faculty at Ulm University, Germany, as a Chaired Professor and Director of the Institute of Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry in 2007 with prior appointments at the Vienna University of Technology (Austria), and at the Georgia Institute of Technology (USA). His research interests focus on optical chem/bio sensors, tailored (bio)molecular recognition interfaces, molecularly imprinted materials, system miniaturization and integration, and multifunctional (nano)analytical techniques with applications in environmental analysis, process monitoring, and biomedical diagnostics. He is author/co-author of >260 peer-reviewed publications, 17 patents, and numerous invited contributions at scientific conferences.