Andreas Möglich, born in Germany in 1975, studied Biochemistry at the University of Regensburg and Biophysics at the University of Basel, where he obtained a doctorate in 2005. In 1999, a research stay brought him to Washington University in St. Louis, USA. From 2006 to 2010, Möglich worked as a Postdoctoral Scholar at the University of Chicago, USA.
In 2010, the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation awarded the Sofja Kovalevskaja Award to Andreas Möglich. He moved to Germany to establish an independent research group and to become Professor of Biophysical Chemistry at Humboldt Universität zu Berlin. Since May 2011, Andreas Möglich has been a junior research group leader in UniCat Research Field E4