Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is in responsibility of defining the general research focus and deciding on the mid-term financial and investment planning of the association. It defines the principle monitoring guidelines for the scientific work and success of the institute and its research groups.


Burkhard Zinner (Chairman) Thüringer Ministerium für Wirtschaft, Wissenschaft und Digitale Gesellschaft (TMWWDG), Erfurt, Germany
Dr. Joachim Klein Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), Berlin, Germany
Prof. Dr. Georg Pohnert Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Jena, Germany
Prof. Dr. Thomas Kamradt University Hospital Jena, Jena, Germany
Prof. Dr. Dr. Monique Breteler German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE), Bonn, Germany
Prof. Dr. Steffi Gerlinde Riedel-Heller University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
Prof. Dr. Volker Haucke (Head of Scientific Advisory Board) Leibniz-Institut für Molekulare Pharmakologie im Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V. (FMP), Berlin, Germany
Prof. Dr. Sara Wickström (Co-Chair of Scientific Advisory Board) Max Planck Institute for Molecular Medicine, Münster, Germany