Elders Advisory Council


The Elders Advisory Council supports the Rectorate and the Chairman or Chairwoman of the Senate or Deputy Chairman with preparations for Senate meetings. Additionally, it advises the Rectorate with urgent decisions and during the lecture-free period. The Elders Advisory Council also advises the Chairman of the Senate with unpostponable affairs. The council consists of members of the Rectorate, the Chairman or Chairwoman of the Senate, the Deputy Chairman or Chairwoman, the Speakers of the Groups, and the Equal Opportunities Officer.

Elders Advisory Council Members
Name Position Grouping
Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Kai-Uwe Schröder Chairman of the Senate Senate
Dipl.-Ing. Julia Meul Deputy Chairman of the Senate Senate
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Dr. Ulrich Rüdiger Rector Rectorate
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Aloys Krieg Vice-Rector for Teaching and Learning Rectorate
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Matthias Wessling Vice-Rector for Research and Structure Rectorate
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ute Habel Vice-Rector for International Affairs Rectorate
Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Sabine Brück-Dürkop Vice-Rector for Human Resources Management and Development Rectorate
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Malte Brettel Vice-Rector for Business and Industry Rectorate
Manfred Nettekoven Chancellor Rectorate
Univ.-Prof. Dr. phil. Bettina Wiese Speaker of the Group University Professors
Dr. Wolfgang Bettray Speaker of the Group Academic Staff
Georg Grünheidt Speaker of the Group Nonacademic Staff
Joshua Derbitz Speaker of the Group Students
Dr. Ulrike Brands-Proharam Gonzales Equal Opportunities Employer