December 2020/ Senate Commission

On 10 December 2020, the Senate of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) elected Prof. Dr. Katrin Rehdanz as a member of the permanent Senate Commission on Fundamental Issues of Biodiversity. The Senate Commission functions as an independent, interdisciplinary expert forum, continually evaluating and presenting new scientific findings in terms of their societal and political significance. The Commission also advises DFG bodies, government and society on heavily debated topics relating to biodiversity and prepares position papers on behalf of the DFG.