Board of Trustees

The prime task of the Board of Trustees is to offer suggestions on the various fields of activity of the Centre, which is unique throughout Germany, and to submit proposals regarding our work.

Dr. h.c. Manfred Lautenschläger

Founder and Supervisory Board Chairman
of the MLP financial services provider


Prof. Monika Grütters

Minister of State of the Federal Chancellery and
Commissioner for Cultural and Media Affairs


Prof. em. Dr. Wilhelm Solms

Professor for German Literature at the University of Marburg and Chairman
of the Gesellschaft für Antiziganismusforschung


Dr. h.c. Erwin Teufel

Prime Minister of the Land Baden Württemberg (retd.)

Dr. Eckart Würzner

Mayor of the City of Heidelberg


Prof. Gert Weisskirchen

Honorary Professor for advanced cultural science, Fachhochschule Potsdam

Former Vice-President of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly