The Scientific Council of UfU currently consists of 20 members:

Rosemarie Benndorf: meteorologist, former member of working group for protecting the earth’s atmosphere; founding member of UfU e.V.

Prof. Dr. John Bonine: jurist, professor for environmental law, University of Eugene, Oregon USA; founder of the Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide

Prof. Dr. Edmund Brandt: jurist, political scientist and administrative scientist; chair for public and administrative law, as well as administrative science; also director of the institute for Legal Studies, Braunschweig University of Technology

Univ.-Prof. a.D. Dr. Wilfried Endlicher: geographer, senior professor for climatology and climatological environmental research at the Humboldt University of Berlin

Dr. Arnold Fuchs: geologist, head of the Department for Crafts, Vocational Education, Emission Control, Waste Management of the Ministry of Economics, Labour and Technology of the German federal state of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania

Prof. em. Dr. Hartmut Graßl: professor for general meteorology (1989 to 1994 and 1999 to 2005) at the University of Hamburg, also director at the Max-Planck-Institute for Meteorology, in the meantime director of the UN World Climate Research Program in Geneva

Prof. Dr. Gerhard de Haan: educational scientist and sociologist, director of the Institute for Future Studies in Education Studies at the FU Berlin

Prof. Dr. Hermann Körndle: psychologist, senior professor for the Psychology of Teaching and Learning at Dresden University of Technology

Prof. Dr. Rolf Kreibich: physicist and sociologist, director and managing director of the Secretariat for Future Research (SFZ), FU

Prof. Dr. Heike Molitor: cultural scientist, professor for environmental education/education for sustainable development, Eberswalde University for Sustainable Development

Prof. Dr. Konrad Ott: philosopher, professor for philosophy and ethics of environment at the University of Kiel, member of the Advisory Council on the Environment of the German federal government from 2000 to 2008

Dr. Reinhard Piechocki: biologist, former employee of the International Academy for Nature Conservation on the Island of Vilm (INA), founding chairman of UfU e.V.

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ronald Plath: high voltage engineer; high voltage engineering, Institute of Energy and Automation Technology, TU Berlin

Prof. Dr. Holger Rogall: economist and business teacher, professor of environmental economics at the Berlin School of Economics and Law; chairman of the Society for Sustainability e.V., founding member of UfU e.V.

Prof. Dr. Alexander Schmidt: jurist, professor of environmental and planning law, Anhalt University of Applied Sciences in Bernburg

Prof. Dr. Christian Schrader: jurist, professor for constitutional, environmental and technological law, Fulda University of Applied Sciences

Prof. em. Dr. Dr. h.c. Udo E. Simonis: former research professor for environmental policy at Berlin Social Science Center (WZB); 1992-1996: member of the German Advisory Council on Global Change (WBGU); 1992-2016 editor and co-editor of the “Ecology Yearbook”

Dr. Christof Tannert: biologist, Lic.theol., former chairman of the research group for bioethics at the Max Delbrück-center for Molecular Medicine, Berlin; member of the European Parliament from 1994 to 1999; founding chairman of UfU e.V.

Prof. Dr. Eveline Wittmann: business teacher, professor for vocational education, Technical University of Munich

PD Dr. Heike Zimmermann-Timm: biologist; lecturer for ecology, evolution and diversity in the Department of Biology at the Goethe University Frankfurt; deputy chairwoman of the Earth System Science Board of the Austrian Academy of Science; consultant in the field of scientific organization development

May 2017