Composition and responsibilities of the Advisory Board

The Advisory Board – whose members are elected for three-year terms – is comprised of representatives of the Academy’s target groups and the Association’s stakeholders as well as external experts.

The Advisory Board’s responsibilities include:

- Providing input on the Academy’s strategic direction and identifying Helmholtz-relevant topics
- Formulating suggestions regarding the further development of the curriculum
- Supporting networking opportunities with other organisations.

Members of the Advisory Board:

- chairman: Herr Prof. Dr. Otmar D. Wiestler (Helmholtz Association)

- Herr Prof. Dr. Dietrich Borchardt (Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, location Magdeburg)

- Frau Prof. Dr. Dunja Bruder (Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research)

- Herr Prof. Dr. Roland Deiser (Senior Fellow der Peter F. Drucker and Masatoshi Ito Graduate School of Management at Claremont Graduate University)

- Frau Dorothee Dzwonnek (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft)

- Herr Dr. Heiko Hilse (Infineon Technologies)

- Frau Dr. Bettina Hörstrup (Helmholtz Centre Potsdam - GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences)

- Frau Dr. Dr. Melanie Königshoff (Helmholtz Zentrum München - German Research Center for Environmental Health)

- Herr Prof. Dr. Karsten Lemmer (German Aerospace Center [DLR])

- Herr Bernd Spindler (Forschungszentrum Jülich)

- Herr Prof. Dr. Günther Wess (Helmholtz Zentrum München - German Research Center for Environmental Health)

- Frau Dr. Heike Wolke (Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine in the Helmholtz Association )

- Herr Dr. Karsten Wurr (Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research)

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