Contact (provisional management to the senate)

Meeting Dates Fall Term 2019/20

  • 25.09.2019
  • 30.10.2019
  • 17.11.2019
  • 18.12.2019
  • 15.01.2020

Meetings start at 13:15 in the DUBLIN Building (DUB), room 008.

Extended Senate/Senate

The Extended Senate / Senate is composed of 48 elected representatives from the member groups university teachers (16 members), the Scientific Service (8 members), the Non-Scientific Service (8 members) and the students (16 members), as well as of their deputies.


Employees: 01.09.2018-31.08.2020   
Students: 01.09.2019-31.08.2020

Senate Members



Chair Extended Senate (ES) and Senate (S)

Prof. Dr. Volkmar Herkner

Vice Chair Extended Senate (ES) and Senate (S)

Prof. Dr. Maike Busker

University Teachers 

Prof. Dr. Thomas Behrends (ES/S)

Prof. Dr. Maike Busker (ES/S)

Prof. Dr. Andreas Christian (ES/S)

Prof. Dr. Ulf Harendarski (ES/S)

Prof. Dr. Berthold Hass (ES/S)

Prof. Dr. Peter Heering (ES/S)

Prof. Dr. Carsten Hobohm (ES/S)

Prof. Dr. Holger Jahnke (ES/S)

Prof. Dr. Olaf Jäkel (ES/S)

Prof. Dr. Andrea Kleeberg-Niepage (ES)

Prof. Dr. Holger Limberg (ES)

Prof. Dr. Hinrich Lorenzen (ES)

Prof. Dr. Krešimir Matijević (ES)

Prof. Dr. Marion Pollmanns (ES/S)

Prof. Dr. Anne Reichold (ES/S)

Scientific Service

Dr. Dennis Barnekow (ES/S)

Joschka Briese (ES)

Dr. Pascal Delhom (ES/S)

Antje Dreyer (ES/S)

Dr. Markus Herschbach (ES)

Sabine Kröger (ES/S)

Dr. Sibylle Machat (ES)

Dr. Dominique Rosenberg (ES)

Non-Scientific Service

Harald Bender (ES)

Ulrike Bischoff-Parker (ES/S)

Dierk Hansen (ES)

Gurli Jendreiko (ES/S)

Thomas Starck (ES/S)

Axel Jochen Pioch (ES)


Marieke Barnekow (ES/S)

Luca Grimminger (ES/S)

Florian Kischel (ES/S)

Birte Schramm (ES/S)

Malte Barnekow (ES)

Greta-Nele Braun (ES)

Florian Frenz (ES)

Sven Gebhardt (ES)

Lukas Menke (ES)

Members ES and S according to § 20a (3) and § 21 (4) HSG (Members with right of pertition and advisory vote)

University Board

Prof. Dr. Werner Reinhart, President

Prof. Dr. Monika Eigmüller,
Vice President for European and International Affairs

Prof. Dr. Jürgen Budde, Vice President für Research

Prof. Dr. Margot Brink, Vice President for Studies and Teaching

Stephanie Brady,

Equal opportunities representative

Martina Spirgatis

Prof. Dr. Sibylle Bauriedl

Dr. Pascal Delhom


Person of trust for people with disabilities

Gurli Jendreiko

Staff Council TaP and W

Astrid Evers (TaP)

Dr. Kai Christian Tönnsen (W)

Marco Hjelm-Madsen (W)

Center of Teacher Training (ZfL)

Prof. Dr. Marion Pollmanns


Luca Grimminger

Greta-Nele Braun

The Senate advises on matters of research, teaching and studies that concern the whole university or are of fundamental importance.

The Senate is responsible for exercising a prudent and constructive control of power and for contributing to the development of the University. The Senators see it as their duty to contribute to the University's development beyond their own personal and technical areas of interest and to submit to a higher common interest.

Responsibilities of the Senate

To prepare its decisions, the Senate forms central senate committees. The Senate appoints special Senate representatives to carry out special tasks. These representatives are answerable to the Senate.

Pursuant to section 21 subsection 1 of the Higher Education Act of Schleswig-Holstein, the Senate is responsible in particular for:

  • Deciding on the constitution, as well as on the university statutes
  • Electing and deselecting the President, the Vice-Presidents, as well as the Chancellor
  • Deciding on the research priorities of the University
  • Consenting to the research report of the University
  • Opinion on a financial report of the University
  • Resolution on a budget / budgetary right
  • Commenting on the University's structure and development plan
  • Commenting on target and performance agreements
  • Commenting and making proposals on the establishment, change or cancellation of degree programs
  • Commenting on appointment proposals
  • Deciding on the establishment, amendment or abolition of scientific units in accordance with the provisions of the constitution
  • Deciding on issues of fundamental importance in matters regarding the promotion of young scientists and artists
  • Commenting on examination regulations, adoption of the rules governing examination procedure, interdisciplinary provisions for examinations, as well as adoption of principles for PhD regulations and regulations pertaining to post-doctoral qualifications (Habilitation).
  • Commenting on special research projects
  • Deciding on laureateships and honors.