Board of the GDCh Division of Electrochemistry


dr Claudia Weidlich (Chairman), DECHEMA eV, Frankfurt am Main

dr Jürgen Kintrup (Deputy Chairman), Covestro Deutschland AG, Leverkusen

dr Frank Baumann, Robert Bosch GmbH, Stuttgart

dr Sigmar Bräuninger, BASF SE, Ludwigshafen

dr habil. Constanze Donner, Atotech Deutschland GmbH, Berlin

Prof. Dr. Hubert A. Gasteiger, Technical University of Munich

Prof. Dr. Mehtap Özaslan, Technical University of Braunschweig

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christina Roth, University of Bayreuth

Permanent guest of the board
Monja Schilling, Helmholtz Institute Ulm (representative of young scientists)

Board election for the 2023-2026 term of office

On December 31, 2022, the term of office of the board of the GDCh Division of Electrochemistry ends and you, dear members of the Division, are called upon to nominate candidates for the board elections who


  • have declared their willingness to run for office,
  • Members of the Division are and
  • have the support of eight members of the Division .

According to the bylaws of procedure of the Division , the Board consists of a maximum of eight members (1x chair, 1x deputy chair, max. 6x assessors), who are each elected for a period of four years. Universities and industry should be equally involved in the composition of the board. One re-election is possible. After every two terms of office, Dr. Frank Baumann, Dr. Sigmar Bräuninger, PD Dr. Constanze Donner, Prof. Dr. Hubert Gasteiger, Dr. Jürgen Kintrup, Prof. Dr. Christina Roth and Dr. Claudia Weidlich no longer stand as a candidate for another period. Prof. Dr. Mehtap Özaslan has signaled her willingness to run again.

In addition to your nominations, the incumbent Board Board will submit the following twelve proposals for the maximum of eight election positions on the Executive Board:

University/research institution

Surname affiliation electoral status

Prof. Dr. Philipp Adelhelm

Humboldt University of Berlin


Jun.-Prof. dr Kai Exner

university Duisburg-Essen re-election

Prof. Dr. Mehtap Özaslan

Technical University of Braunschweig re-election

Prof. Dr. Karsten Pinkwart

Fraunhofer Institute for Chemical Technology, Pfinztal re-election

Prof. Dr. Bernard Rolling

University of Marburg re-election

Prof. Dr. Kristina Tschulik

Ruhr-University Bochum re-election

Prof. Dr. Ulrike Kramm

Darmstadt University of Technology re-election


Surname affiliation electoral status

dr Nicola Aust

BASF SE, Ludwigshafen re-election

dr Christoph Gütz

Saltigo GmbH, Leverkusen re-election

dr Robert Scannell

De Nora Deutschland GmbH, Rodenbach re-election

dr Rüdiger sweat

SGL Carbon GmbH, Meitlingen re-election

dr Katja Weichert

Covestro Deutschland AG, Leverkusen re-election

If no written proposals for nominating further candidates are received by the GDCh Office office by October 14, 2022 ( for the attention of Maike Fries; ), the election will take place as an Online election from October 24 carried out by the persons specified above.

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last modified: 21.09.2022 12:50 H from M.Fries