Hearing4all prfessors elected for DFG review boards

Start of the period of office for the DFG review boards

The elections for the review boards took place between October 21st and November 18th 2019. Overall approximately 53000 researchers decided about the 632 members of 49 review boards of the DFG.

From the professors within Hearing4all, Birger Kollmeier was elected for the board in Mechanics and Constructive Mechanical Engineering, subject Acoustics. Christiane Thiel was voted for the board in Psychology, subject Biological Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience.

The DFG review boards evaluate funding proposals for research projects. They thereby ensure uniform standards across different programmes. Additionally the review boards also advice the DFG in questions about the developement and organization of funding programmes.