Ingrid Mertig Copyright: © Martin Braun


Prof. Dr.

Ingrid Mertig

Board of Governors


Professor of Theoretical Physics, MLU Halle-Wittenberg

Education and Professional Milestones
1974 to 1979 Studies of Physics at Technische Universität Dresden
1982 Doctorate, Technische Universität Dresden
1990 to 1995 Visiting Scholar at Forschungszentrum Jülich
1995 Post-doctoral lecturing qualificaiton (habilitation), Technische Universität Dresden
1996 to 2011 Visiting professor at New York University, US; University Paris-Sud, France; University of Nagoya, Japan; Bristol University, UK; Riken Center for Emergent Matter Science, Tokyo, Japan.
1997 to 2001 DFG Heisenberg Scholarship
Since 2001 Full Professor at Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
2001 to 2007 Elected member of the Reviewer Board of the German Research Foundation (DFG)
2003 to 2009 Member of the Nomination Committee for the DFG's Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Program
2006 to 2014 Member and Chair of the C9 Committee (Magnetism) of the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics, IUPAP
2007 to 2019 Max Planck Fellow
2008 to 2019 Spokesperson for the DFG Collaborative Research Center "Functionality of Oxide Interfaces“ – CRC 762
2011 to 2017 Member of the German Council of Science and Humanities