Managing Unit

The Managing Unit is in charge of the centre's finance-, project- and personnel-related affairs and is responsible for the definition and implementation of research strategies. It is assisted by the Secretary, the Finance and Project Manager, and the Research Assistants.

Managing Director

Dr. Nicholas Eschenbruch

E-Mail: nicholas.eschenbruch(at)
Telephone: +49 (0) 761 203 - 97726


Birgit Boppel

E-Mail: sekretariat(at)
Telephone: +49 (0) 761 203 - 97725

Controlling and Event Management

Friederike Schreiber

E-Mail: friederike.schreiber(at) 
Telephone: +49 (0) 761 203 – 67708

Research Assistants

Solveig Degen
Jurek Fischer
Marius Hägele
Malte Kracht
Christina Strobel

E-Mail: hiwis(at)