Colin Osterloh obtained his Bachelors degree at the Lübeck University in 2017. The same year he entered into the Lübeck University's master program, which he succesfully completed in 2020 with a thesis he worked in the LIED. 

Since April 2020 he has joined the LIED as PhD student in the group „Modulation of Autoimmunity“ and his topic is researching the effects of ion channel inhibitors on neutrophil activity.