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Verwaltungsrat

The Verwaltungsrat consults the Direktorium and supervises the expediency and economic efficiency of the Direktorium's management.


The Verwaltungsrat decides on:
a) the election of the Präsidialausschuss,
b) the appointment of the Director General ,
c) the election of the Vice Director General,
d) the election of the additional members of the Direktorium,
e) the appointment of the Institute heads and department heads,
f) the creation of committees,
g) the relief of committees,
h) the election of the members of the advisory councils,
i) the business plan of the Senckenberg Gesellschaft für Naturforschung,
j) the appointment of the Honorary President and the awarding of prizes
and honors, and
k) drafts for the Meeting of Members.

 

Elected Members (January, 2015):

Dr. Holger Alfes, (Lawyer, Partner Noerr LLP)
Dr. Werner Brandt (ehemals Executive Board Member, Chief Financial Officer SAP AG)
*Dr. h.c. Beate Heraeus, (President der SGN)
*Carsten Kratz, (Head of The Boston Consulting Group)
Prof. Dr. h.c. Klaus-Dieter Lehmann, (President of Goethe-Instituts)
*Bernd Loewen, (Member of the Board, KfW Bankengruppe)
Emmerich Müller, (Partner B. Metzler seel. Sohn & Co. KGaA)
Prof. Dr. Manfred Niekisch, (Director Zoologischer Garten Frankfurt)
Prof. Dr. Heinz Riesenhuber, (Member of the Deutscher Bundestag)
Dietmar Schmid, (Chairman of the Verwaltungsrat der BHF-BANK)
Prof. Dr. Manfred Schubert-Zsilavecz, (Vice President of the Goethe-Universität)
Prof. Dr. Rudolf Steinberg, (former President der Goethe-Universität)

 

Assigned Members: 

*Anja Steinhofer-Adam (Hesse Ministry of Science and Arts)
Marco Keser (Authority of Education and Research)
Christoph Meier (Saxon Ministry of Science and Arts)
*Dr. Angelika Willms-Herget (Federal German Ministry of Education and Research)

 

Nachrichtliche Members:

Hartung, Dr. Barbara (Niedersächsisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kultur)
Herok, Dr. Claudia (Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kultur Brandenburg)
Fetter, Robert (Thüringer Ministerium für Wirtschaft, Wissenschaft und Digitale Gesellschaft)

 

 Regular Guests: 

 Prof. Dr. Michael Wink (Chair of the Senckenberg and BiK-F Science Advisory Boards)
 Prof. h. c. Wolfgang Strutz, (Honorary President of SGN)

 

Other Members:

Dr. med. Kosta Schopow (Chairman of the Administration der Dr. Senckenbergischen Stiftung)
Prof. Dr. Felix Semmelroth (Department of Science and Arts)

 

 as well as the members of the Direktorium:

Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. Volker Mosbrugger
Prof. Dr. Andreas Mulch
Stephanie Schwedhelm
Prof. Dr. Katrin Böhning-Gaese
Prof. Dr. Uwe Fritz
Prof. Dr. Ingrid Kröncke

*mandate rotates every 2 years between:
Brandenburg 
Hamburg
Thüringen
Niedersachsen

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