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Faculty Board

Responsibilities of the Faculty Board

The Faculty Board is responsible for the promulgation of faculty statutes, the decision on faculty planning regarding structure and development, the decision on appointment proposals, the decision on post-doctoral degrees, participation in the faculty evaluation and coordination of teaching and research and the election and the dismissal of the dean and its representative or agent.

The Faculty Board supervises the dean regarding the fulfillment of his or her duties. In particular, it discusses the annual report of the dean and decides on his or her exoneration. To carry out this supervisory function , the Faculty Board has an extensive information right relative to the dean.

Extended Faculty Board

In matters regarding decisions on post-doctoral degrees, on the appointment of professors or on the probation of junior professors as a university teacher, the Advanced Faculty Council decides in a non-public session. Besides the elected members of the Faculty Council, the Extended Faculty Board consists of all other professors and junior professors of the faculty, that have completed their probation.

Rules of Procedure

According to § 10 paragraph 10 of the Basic Regulation (Grundordnung), the Senate‘s Rules of Procedure (Geschäftsordnung des Senats) apply mutatis mutandis.

Members of the Faculty Board
  • Group of Professors

    • Prof. Dr. Christian Almeder (deputy chairman)
    • Prof. Dr. Katja Brunk
    • Prof. Dr. Christina Elschner
    • Prof. Dr. Sven Husmann
    • Prof. Dr. Karl Ludwig Keiber
    • Prof. Dr. Jochen Koch (chairman)
    • Prof. Dr. Felix Weinhardt
  • Group of Academic Staff

    • Anna Rößner (voting member)
    • Dominika Niewiadomska
    • Dr. Silke Knoll (currently on leave of absence)
    • Marco Kühne
    • Yanis Hamdali (1st rep.)
  • Group of Staff

    • Kerstin Zirkelbach (voting member)
    • Manuela Rossak
    • Denise Luther (1st rep.)
  • Group of Students



Sessions of the Faculty Board
  • Summer semester 2023

    • 19.04.2023
    • 24.05.2023
    • 28.06.2023
  • Winter semester 2023/2024

    • 18.10.2023
    • 29.11.2023
    • 17.01.2024
  • Summer semester 2024

    • 24.04.2024
    • 29.05.2024
    • 03.07.2024

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