The University’s Department of Research Services is responsible for research funding and application advice, transfer, and our external funding service. Our staff strive to offer a one-stop service from application advice to project completion, combining their expertise on the rules and regulations of the various funding institutions.

Group photo of the Department of Research Services (D1). Photo: Stefan Bernhardt/iDiv

Management

Dr Thomas Horstmann

Dr Thomas Horstmann

Department Head

Dezernat 1: Forschungs- und Transferservice
Ritterstr. 26, Room 310
04109 Leipzig

Fax: +49 341 97-35009

 Beatrice Metzner-Schneider

Beatrice Metzner-Schneider

Front Office

Department of Research Services
Ritterstr. 26, Room 309
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35000
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

Services

The Department of Research Services is divided into the following services and teams:

We offer advice on all research funding matters and support you in submitting your application. We work closely with our colleagues from the External Funding Service.

Your contact persons

Dr Holger Uhlig

Dr Holger Uhlig

Section Head

Forschungsförderung und Antragsberatung
Ritterstr. 26, Room 312
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35014
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

Dr Steffi Donath

Dr Steffi Donath

Research Liaison Officer

Forschungsförderung und Antragsberatung
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 311
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35042
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

Dr Kornelia Ehrlich

Dr Kornelia Ehrlich

EU Liaison Officer

Forschungsförderung und Antragsberatung
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 317
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35075
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

Dr Christiane Füldner

Dr Christiane Füldner

Research Service

Grundsatzreferat - Strategische Projekte
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 318
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35070
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

Gerhard Fuchs

 Gerhard Fuchs

Gerhard Fuchs

EU Liaison Officer

Forschungsförderung und Antragsberatung
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 317
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35012
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

Lisette Heinze

 Lisette Heinze

Lisette Heinze

Research Funding

Forschungsförderung und Antragsberatung
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 306
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35017
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

 Fanny Jentzsch

Fanny Jentzsch

Research Funding

Forschungsförderung und Antragsberatung
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 312
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35005
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

Dr Sindy Schug

Dr Sindy Schug

Research Service

Forschungsförderung und Antragsberatung
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 311
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35077
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

Ph. D. Barbara Weiner

Ph. D. Barbara Weiner

Research Service

Forschungsförderung und Antragsberatung
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 318
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35071
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

We oversee approved third-party research projects after submission of the grant notice. We work closely with our colleagues from the application service.

Your contact persons

ROR Angelika Dunkel

ROR Angelika Dunkel

Section Head

Drittmittelservice
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 307
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35081
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

 Philin Hagemann

Philin Hagemann

External Funding

Drittmittelservice
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 319
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35084
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

 Kerstin Hirsch

Kerstin Hirsch

External Funding

Drittmittelservice
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 406
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35085
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

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Birgit Hünniger

External Funding

Drittmittelservice
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35088
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

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Anke Pötzsch

External Funding

Drittmittelservice
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 402
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35082
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

 Anja Radon

Anja Radon

External Funding

Drittmittelservice
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 319
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35089
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

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Sylke Tröger

External Funding

Drittmittelservice
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 304
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35083
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

 Christiane Wellner

Christiane Wellner

External Funding

Drittmittelservice
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 406
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35086
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

 Peggy Zieger

Peggy Zieger

External Funding

Drittmittelservice
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 403
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35087
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

We provide support in matters involving inventions and patents, knowledge and technology transfer and in connection with business start-ups.

Your contact persons

Dr Dirk Wilken

Dr Dirk Wilken

Section Head

Transfer
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 308
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35010
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

 Stefanie Funke

Stefanie Funke

Innovation and Transfer Management Officer (on maternity leave)

Transfer
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 409
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35016
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

 Ilka Schönherr

Ilka Schönherr

Funding and Patent Administration

Transfer
Ritterstr. 26, Room 409
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35003
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

The Core Unit deals with strategic projects (research profile, research information) and general legal matters.

Your contact persons

 Ulrike Augustin

Ulrike Augustin

In-House Counsel (on maternity leave; covered by Theresa Schulz)

Grundsatzreferat - Strategische Projekte
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 305
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35002
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

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Dr Nicole Koburger

Staff Development

Research Academy Leipzig
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 305
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35093
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

 Maria Melms

Maria Melms

Administrator

Grundsatzreferat - Strategische Projekte
Wächterstr. 30, Room 102
04107 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-30234
Fax: +49 341 97-30239

 Henriette Niekler

Henriette Niekler

Research Service

Grundsatzreferat - Strategische Projekte
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 305
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35018
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

 Constantin Schelzel

Constantin Schelzel

Data Processing

Grundsatzreferat - Strategische Projekte
Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstr. 26, Room 405
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35007
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

The office of the Research Academy Leipzig supports this central service institution in the promotion of junior researchers at Leipzig University.

Your contact persons

Dr Kornelia Ehrlich

Dr Kornelia Ehrlich

Acting Head

Wächterstr. 30
04107 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35075
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

 Maria Melms

Maria Melms

Wächterstr. 30, Room 102
04107 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-30234
Fax: +49 341 97-30239

 Viola Gründemann

Viola Gründemann

Scientific Management

Research Academy Leipzig
Villa Tillmanns
Wächterstr. 30, Room 203
04107 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-37168
Fax: +49 341 97-30239

 Karoline Marx

Karoline Marx

Public Relations

Research Academy Leipzig
Villa Tillmanns
Wächterstr. 30, Room 207
04107 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-37188
Fax: +49 341 97-30239

We work very closely with the Faculty of Medicine’s research funding service. If you are an applicant from the Faculty of Medicine, please consult its Department of Research to find contact persons for applications in connection with clinical trials. Funding applications to public sponsors (BMBF, DFG etc.) are processed by Ms Antje Schnell.

 Antje Schnell

Antje Schnell

Research Officer

Referat Forschung
Ritterstraße 26
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35015

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