Wednesday, 02 August 2023

Establishment of the Johannes Rau Research Foundation Ethics Committee

On 19 June 2023, the Johannes Rau Research Foundation (JRF) established its new Ethics Committee.

© JRF e.V.

BICC plays an integral role in this Committee, contributing two distinguished  members: Lars Wirkus and Maarit Thiem, who will serve as the Committee's Vice Chair. Under the leadership of Dr Sabine Weck of the JRF Institute ILS, ten members from diverse research backgrounds have assumed their roles. Going forward, the Committee's primary focus will be to address ethical matters that may emerge within the research projects conducted at the JRF institutes.

Find the statutes of the JRF Ethics Committee here

Press Release of the JRF (in German)