Committee memberships

December 31, 2017

Borchers, Kirsten

  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Biomaterialien e. V. (DGBM, German Society for Biomaterials),
    member
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Materialkunde e. V. (DGM, German Association for Materials Science),
    expert committee “Biomaterialien“, deputy head of working group “Biomimetische Biomaterialien“
  • Fachgesellschaft für 3D-Druck in der Medizin (Professional society for 3D printing in medicine)
    Mitglied
     

Mohr, Marius

  • German Association for Water, Wastewater and Waste,
    DWA ad hoc working group “Hygiene in der Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft“, spokesman working group “Hygienisierungsverfahren zur Nutzung von Wasser im öffentlichen Raum“
  • european network architecture,
    member
     

Müller, Michaela

  • Network of Competence Industrial Plasma Surface Technology INPLAS,
    member working group Plasma4Life
  • Joint Expert Panel “Combined Surface Technology“ of the alliances DFO, DGO, EFDS and INPLAS,
    member
  • Fraunhofer Polymer Surfaces Alliance POLO®,
    deputy spokeswoman

Oehr, Christian

  • BALTIC-NET,
    member
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Galvano- und Oberflächentechnik e. V. (German Society for Electroplating and Surface Technology),
    member
  • European Society of Thin Films e. V. (EFDS),
    member
  • German Pharmaceutical Industry Association (BPI),
    member working group “Stoffliche Medizinprodukte“
  • Nationales Zentrum für Plasmamedizin e. V. (National Center for Plasma Medicine),
    member of advisory board
  • Network of Competence Industrial Plasma Surface Technology INPLAS,
    member of executive board
  • PLASMA Germany,
    chairman;
    member of coordination committee;
    member of expert committee “Plasmabehandlung von Polymeren“
  • Plasma Processes and Polymers, WILEY-VCH, Weinheim,
    co-editor in chief
  • The Association of German Engineers e. V. (VDI),
    member steering committee “Qualitätssicherung bei der Vakuumbeschichtung von Kunststoffen“
  • Vakuum in Forschung und Praxis, WILEY-VCH, Weinheim,
    editorial board
  • VDI Society Materials Engineering (VDI-GME),
    technical division “Nanoscale Engineering“, vice chairman of technical committee “Nanoscale Engineering in Medical Technology“

Rupp, Steffen

  • Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation,
    reviewer for research scholarships
  • Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC),
    reviewer
  • Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt (DBU, German Federal Foundation for the Environment),
    reviewer
  • Flanders Institute for Biotechnology (VIB),
    reviewer for scholarships
  • German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF),
    reviewer
  • German Research Foundation (DFG),
    reviewer
  • National Science Center Poland (NCN),
    reviewer
  • Stuttgart Research Center Systems Biology (SRCSB),
    member
     

Schenke-Layland, Katja

  • Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews, Elsevier,
    executive editor
  • Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation,
    reviewer for Sofja Kovalevskaja Prize
  • bone-tec,
    member of scientific board
  • European Alliance for Medical and Biological Engineering and Science (EAMBES),
    member
  • German Research Foundation (DFG),
    reviewer for SFB, research fellowships and single application procedure
  • German Society for Matrix Biology,
    member
  • International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR),
    member
  • Journal of Materials Chemistry B, RSC Publishing,
    editorial board
  • L'Agence nationale de la recherche (ANR),
    reviewer for single application procedure
  • Science Foundation Ireland (SFI),
    reviewer
  • Scientific Reports, Nature Publishing Group,
    editorial board
  • Stiftung Rheinland-Pfalz für Innovation im Ministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft, Weiterbildung und Kultur (Foundation for Innovation at the Ministry of Education, Science, and Culture Rheinland-Pfalz),
    reviewer
  • Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine International Society (TERMIS),
    member
  • Tissue Engineering, Mary Ann Liebert,
    editorial board
  • University Hospital Tübingen, Faculty of Medicine,
    member research commission;
    member technology transfer commission;
    member habilitation committee;
    member study commission master “Biomedical Technologies“
     

Schiestel, Thomas

  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Materialkunde e. V. (DGM, German Association for Materials Science),
    community committee “Hochleistungskeramik“, member working group “Keramische Membranen“
  • German Society for Membrane Technology (DGMT),
    member
  • European Membrane Society,
    member
     

Schließmann, Ursula

  • DECHEMA (Society for Chemical engineering and Biotechnology),
    member
  • european network architecture,
    member working group “Nachhaltigkeit“
  • Fraunhofer Water Systems Alliance (SysWasser),
    managing director (acting)
  • German Water Partnership e. V.,
    board member (co-opting); 
    deputy head of working group “Innovation und Wissenschaftskooperation“
  • Plattform Umwelttechnik e. V. (Platform Environmental Engineering)
    board member
  • ProcessNet – an Initiative of DECHEMA and VDI-GVC,
    section “Fluid Dynamics and Separation“, member subject division “Membrane Technology“;
    section “Sustainable Production, Energy and Resources (SuPER)“, member subject division “Production-Integrated Water/Waste Water Technology“
  • Technologie- und Innovationszentrum Umwelttechnik und Ressourceneffizienz Baden-Württemberg GmbH (Technology and Innovation Center Environmental Technology and Resource Efficiency Baden-Württemberg),
    member of advisory board
     

Schmid-Staiger, Ulrike

  • aireg – Aviation Initiative for Renewable Energy in Germany e. V.
    member working group “Rohstoffbereitstellung“
  • European Algae Biomass Association (EABA),
    member working group »Novel Food«
     

Sieber, Volker

  • Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation,
    reviewer
  • Bioökonomierat für die Bayerische Staatsregierung (Bioeconomy Council for the Bavarian State Government),
    founding member
  • Campus Straubing for Biotechnology and Sustainability at the Technischen Universität München (TUM), Munich,
    rector (since November 2017)
  • DECHEMA (Society for Chemical engineering and Biotechnology),
    section “Biotechnologie“, member subject divisions “Biotechnologie Nachwachsende Rohstoffe“, “Chemische Biologie“, “Biotransformationen“, “Systembiologie und Synthetische Biologie“ and temporary working group “Neue Bioproduktionssysteme“
  • TUM School of Life Sciences Weihenstephan, Technical University of Munich,
    vice dean
  • German Academic Exchange Services (DAAD), reviewer German Chemical Society (GDCh),
    member
  • German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), reviewer German Research Foundation (DFG),
    reviewer
  • German Society for Biochemistry and Molecular e. V. (GBM),
    member
  • Straubing Center of Science,
    member of directorate (till October 2017)

     

Sternad, Werner

  • HACH LANGE GmbH,
    member of consumer advisory board
     

Tovar, Günter

  • Colloid Society,
    member
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Materialkunde e. V. (DGM, German Association for Materials Science),
    expert committee “Biomaterialien“, head of working group “Biomimetische Biomaterialien“
  • German Bunsen Society for Physical Chemistry (DBG),
    member
  • German Chemical Society (GDCh),
    member
  • DECHEMA (Society for Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology), Deutsche Plattform NanoBioMedizin (German Platform NanoBioMedicine),
    coordinator “Regenerative Medizin“
  • Fraunhofer Nanotechnology Alliance,
    spokesman
  • Forschungscampus DLR@UniST,
    member steering committee
  • NanoMAT,
    member
  • ProcessNet – an Initiative of DECHEMA and VDI-GVC,
    section “Chemical Reaction Technology“, member of advisory board subject division “Nanotechnology“
       

Unkelbach, Gerd

  • BioEconomy e. V.,
    board member
  • DECHEMA (Society for Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology),
    member
  • HYPOS e. V.,
    board member
  • Saxon Academy of Sciences in Leipzig,
    member working group “Bioökonomie“
  • ScienceCampus Halle – Plant-Based Bioeconomy (WCH),
    seat in an enlarged board
     

Vohrer, Uwe

  • Fraunhofer Cleaning Technology Alliance,
    founding member
  • Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft,
    member of scientific and technical council;
    member of standing committee;
    member of senate election committee
  • ProcessNet – an Initiative of DECHEMA and VDI-GVC,
    member working group “Zukunftsforschung und Innovationsmanagement“;
    member temporary working group “Rohstoffe und Kreislaufwirtschaft“
  • Forschungsallianz Kulturerbe (FALKE, Research Alliance Cultural Heritage),
    founding member
     

Weber, Achim

  • DECHEMA (Society for Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology),
    section “Biotechnologie“, member subject divisions “Biotechnologie Nachwachsender Rohstoffe“, “Medizinische Biologie“ and “Mikrobielle Materialzerstörung und Materialschutz“
  • European Materials Research Society (E-MRS),
    member
  • European Association for Chemical and Molecular Sciences (EuCheMS),
    member working group “Formulation“
  • GMM VDE/VDI-Society Microelectronics, Microsystems and Precision Engineering,
    expert committee 4.7 “Mikro-Nano-Integration“, reviewer of program committee
  • Materials Research Society (MRS),
    member
  • Society for Imaging Science & Technology (IS&T),
    Mitglied 
     

Zibek, Susanne

  • Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation,
    reviewer
  • Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG),
    reviewer
  • DECHEMA (Society for Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology),
    section “Biotechnologie“, member subject division “Chemische Biologie“
  • Furtwangen University,
    Faculty Medical and Life Sciences, academic advisory board, expert committee “Biotechnologie/Verfahrenstechnik“
  • German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF),
    reviewer
  • Stuttgart Research Center Systems Biology (SRCSB),
    member
  • The Association of German Engineers (VDI),
    member
  • Fachagentur Nachwachsende Rohstoffe e. V. (Agency for Renewable Resources, FNR),
    reviewer
  • German Chemical Society (GDCh),
    member working group “Chemie des Waschens“