Supervisory Board of the UFZ

The Supervisory Board of the Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research monitors the lawful, appropriate and efficient conduct of the executive management and makes decisions about the general research goals and relevant research policy issues and financial matters of the centre.


MinDirig'in Oda Keppler
Federal Ministry for Education and Research


Prof. Dr. Christian Calliess
Freie Universität Berlin

Dr. Mark Frenzel
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Department of Community Ecology

Prof. Dr. Christine Fürst
Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg

MinDirig'in Dr. Barbette Gläser
Saxony National Ministry for Sience, Art and Tourism

Dipl.-Ing. Regina Gnirß
Berliner Wasserbetriebe

RegDir Thorsten Hinrichs
Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture

Dr. Michael Lehmann
Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Energie, Klimaschutz und Umwelt des Landes Sachsen-Anhalt

Dr. Katrin Mackenzie
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Department of Environmental Engineering

Prof. Dr. Eva Inés Obergfell
Rector of the University of Leipzig

RD'in Theresa Pfeifer-Rosenfeldt
Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Nucelar Safety and Consumer Protection

Prof. Dr. Julia Pongratz

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich