4. April 2014
The Universities Members' Group of the German Rectors' Conference (HRK) has re-elected Prof. Dr. Dieter Lenzen as its spokesperson. He has served in this role since 2012 and as such is also a member of the seven-person Executive Board.
Professor Dr. Lenzen has been President of the University of Hamburg since 2010. He is also the chair of the HRK's Standing Committee on the Internationalisation of Universities.
Prof. Dr. Ulrich Radtke, Rector of the University of Duisburg-Essen since 2008, was elected as his deputy.
Other spokespersons include Prof. Dr. Katharina Krause, President of the University of Marburg, and Prof. Dr. Johanna Weber, Rector of the University of Greifswald.
The period of office of the new spokespersons will commence on 1 August 2014.
(Profiles and photos at www.hrk.de)