Committee for the Ethics of Security-Relevant Research

Committee for the Ethics of Security-Relevant Research

On 26 October 2016, the University Executive passed a resolution establishing the Committee for the Ethics of Security-Relevant Research (or Ethics Committee for short) at the University of Passau.

Since 1 November 2018 the following persons are acting in the Ethics Committee:

MembersSubstitute members
Faculty of LawProf. Dr. Bettina NolteniusProf. Dr. Sebastian Martens
Faculty of Business, Economics and Information SystemsProf. Dr. Jan Hendrik Schumann (Chair)Prof. Dr. Oliver Entrop
Faculty of Arts and HumanitiesProf. Dr. Martina PadmanabhanProf. Dr. Susanne Mayr
Faculty of Computer Science and MathematicsProf. Dr. Brigitte Forster-Heinlein (Deputy Chair)Prof. Dr. Gordon Fraser

To submit a motion, please send scanned copies beforehand to The Ethics Committee must be in possession of the original, signed document(s) at the date at which it is to vote on the resolution.

Past meetings of the Ethics Committee:

  • 9 May 2017
  • 27 June 2017
  • 18 July 2017
  • 26 October 2017
  • 15 February 2018
  • 21 June 2018
  • 11 October 2018

Future scheduled meetings:

  • 12 November 2018

Contact for enquiries

Prof. Dr. Jan Hendrik Schumann
Prof. Dr. Jan Hendrik Schumann

Room WIWI 003
Innstraße 27

Phone: +49 851 509 2420
Fax: 0851 509 2422 Website