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There are two units at the head office of the German Science and Humanities Council (Wissenschaftsrat, WR). Both, the Communications and Public Relations unit and the Knowledge Management unit, provide advice and support based on their expert knowledge.

Communications and Public Relations

The “Communications and Public Relations” unit is the interface of the German Science and Humanities Council (Wissenschaftsrat, WR) to the outside world and brings the body and its members into public awareness as opinion leaders.

Georg Scholl
Phone +49(0)221 3776 246
Mobile +49 (0)170 7459 244

Other employees

Public Relations Officer
Samira Kügler
Phone +49 (0)221 3776 283

Web / Corporate Design
Ute Sautmann
Phone +49 (0)221 3776 246

Events / Social Media
Marina Beer
Phone +49 (0)221 3776 100

and Information Management

The Knowledge Management unit supports the head office in making the knowledge needed for its work available at the right time and in the right place. To this end, various instruments and measures are developed and existing processes for dealing with knowledge and information (generation, preservation, distribution, application) are regularly scrutinised and expanded, also at the interface between the head office and the WR.

Dr Insa Großkraumbach

Library, archive, documentation
Franziska Müller