Committee Members

Amparo Acker-Palmer


Goethe University Frankfurt

Heiko Luhmann

Deputy Speaker

University Medical Center Mainz

Jochen Roeper


University Hospital Frankfurt

Simon Rumpel


University Medical Center Mainz

Erin Schuman


MPI for Brain Research Frankfurt

Susann Schweiger


University Medical Center Mainz

Committee Tasks

Among its other tasks, the steering committee is involved in:

All financial matters relating to the CRC.

Coordinating the needs of the individual research groups.

Examining membership applications.

The planning and running of all CRC events.

Support for and organisation of all activities related to gender issues.

PR (including the homepage of the CRC and events, e.g. Brain Awareness Week).

Coordinating with the DFG, the administration of the participating institutions, and relevant scientific bodies.


You can contact the committee at or by mail at:

Collaborative Research Centre 1080 Institute of Cell Biology and NeuroscienceBuchmann Institute for Molecular Life SciencesGoethe University Frankfurt2.OG. R. 2.638Max-von-Laue-Str.15D-60438 Frankfurt am Main