Joint Research Academy

The “Joint Research Academy in Biomedical Engineering and Science of Hearing and Sensory Systems” (JRA) provides a dedicated support structure for young academics from the moment they obtain their first academic degree until they reach professorship or a position in industry. The JRA offers educational, financial and organizational support for early career researchers to develop their research skills within the scope of the cluster. 



Prof. Dr. Peter Behrens

Head of the JRA (LUH) Contact
Institut für Anorganische Chemie
Callinstraße 9
30167 Hannover
+49 (0)511 762-3697

Prof. Dr. Georg Klump

Director of the Joint Research Academy Contact

Prof. Dr. Andrej Kral

Head of the JRA (MHH) Contact
Institute of Audioneurotechnology (VIANNA)
Hannover Medical School
Feodor-Lynen-Str. 35
D-30625 Hannover, Germany


Dr. Christine Baumhoff

JRA coordinator (Hannover) Contact
Clinic for Laryngology, Rhinology and Otology
Hannover Medical School

Postal address:
Klinik für Hals-, Nasen-, Ohrenheilkunde, OE:6500
Carl-Neuberg-Str. 1
30625 Hannover

Stadtfelddamm 34
Gebäude M20, Ebene 01, Raum 1060
+49 511-532-7234

Dr. Mark Pottek

JRA coordinator (Oldenburg) Contact
Department of Neurosciences
School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg
Carl-von-Ossietzky-Str. 9-11
26129 Oldenburg
W30 3-316
+49 441 – 798 5479