Peter Schupbach studied natural sciences at the Federal Technical High School of Switzerland and did 1979 his degree as Doctor of Science.
He spent over 20 years at the Dental Institute of the University of Zurich as a head of a histological group.
He has a PhD in biology and was lecturer at the Faculty of Medicine of the University Zurich for "Oral Biology and Pathophysiology".
He is member of several international organizations and author or co-author of over 70 peer-reviewed publications in the fields of implantology, bone augmentation, tissue regeneration, oral microbiology and oral pathophysiology.
He is an international lecturer in implantology. Today he is owner of Schupbach Ltd, a histology and research laboratory for biomaterials in Switzerland. He is associate Professor at the School of Dentistry, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta and since 2008 he is adjunct Professor of Periodontics at the School of Medicine, Robert Schattner Center, University of Pennsylvania, USA. He also is a consultant for the "The International Journal of Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry" and faculty member of the "Global Institute for Dental Education" (gIDE, Los Angeles, US).