Steering committee

The Graduate Centre Steering Committee

The FAU Graduate Centre is managed by a steering committee that is responsible for the research tasks assigned to the Graduate Centre.


Prof. Dr. Friedrich Paulsen

Faculty representatives

Prof. Dr. Heike Paul

  • Organization: Department of English and American Studies
  • Working group: Chair of American Studies (Prof. Dr. Paul)
  • Phone number: +49 9131 85-22437
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Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schoberth

  • Organization: Department of Systematic Theology
  • Working group: Chair of Systematic Theology I (Prof. Dr. Schoberth)
  • Phone number: +49 9131 85-22215
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Prof. Dr. Heinrich de Wall

  • Organization: Hans-Liermann-Institute for Ecclesiastical Law
  • Working group: Chair of Ecclesiastical Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law (Prof. Dr. de Wall)
  • Phone number: +49 9131 85-22242
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Prof. Dr. Markus Beckmann

  • Job title: Forschungsdekan des Fachbereichs Wirtschaftswissenschaften
  • Organization: School of Business and Economics
  • Working group: Chair of Corporate Sustainability Management (Prof. Beckmann)
  • Phone number: +49 911 5302-651
  • Email:

Prof. Dr. med. Karl-Heinz Leven

  • Job title: Direktor des Instituts für Geschichte und Ethik der Medizin
  • Organization: Department of the History and Ethics of Medicine
  • Working group: Chair of the History of Medicine (Prof. Dr. Leven)
  • Phone number: +49 9131 85-22094
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Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Olaf Gefeller

  • Organization: Department of Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology
  • Working group: Chair of Biometry and Epidemiology (Prof. Dr. Gefeller)
  • Phone number: +49 9131 85-22750
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Prof. Dr. Georg Kreimer

  • Organization: Department Biologie
  • Working group: Professur für Zellbiologie (Prof. Dr. Kreimer)
  • Phone number: +49 9131 85-28680
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Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ingo Hahn

  • Organization: Department of Electrical-Electronic-Communication Engineering
  • Working group: Professur für Elektrische Antriebe und Maschinen (Prof. Dr. Hahn)
  • Phone number: +49 9131 85-27615
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Research staff representative

Dr. Carmen Pospisil, Akad. ORätin

  • Job title: Geschäftsführung Department Chemie und Pharmazie
  • Organization: Department of Chemistry and Pharmacy
  • Working group: Administrative Office of the Department of Chemistry and Pharmacy
  • Phone number: +49 9131 85-65611
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Doctoral candidates’ representatives

Monika Doll, M. Sc.

  • Organization: School of Business and Economics
  • Working group: Chair of Statistics and Econometrics (Prof. Dr. Klein)
  • Phone number: +49 911 5302-415
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M.Sc. Jakob Gabriel

  • Organization: Department of Electrical-Electronic-Communication Engineering
  • Working group: Chair of Automatic Control (Prof. Dr. Roppenecker)
  • Phone number: +49 9131 85-27134
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Director of the Graduate Centre

Dr. Stefanie Herberger

  • Job title: Referatsleiterin
  • Organization: Department of Research Services and Research Development
  • Working group: Office of Research Career Development and Graduate School
  • Phone number: +49 9131 85-20723
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