Consultative Board

The consultative board of the Ernst Strüngmann Institute (ESI) for Neuroscience is a central element in linking the institute to the public and society. It is composed of representatives of regional politics, the university, economy and media. The members are:


  • Ayse Asar (State Secretary in the Hessian Ministry of Science and Art)
  • Dr. Ina Hartwig (Stadträtin of the Magistrat Frankfurt am Main)

University and university medical center

  • Prof. Dr. Jürgen Graf (Medical Director, University Medical Center, Frankfurt)
  • Prof. Dr. Enrico Schleiff (President of University of Frankfurt)
  • Prof. Dr. Stefan Zeuzem (Dean of the Medical School of University of Frankfurt)

Economy and bank

  • Friedrich von Metzler (Partner of the B. Metzler seel. Sohn & Co. KgaA)
  • Dr. Kersten von Schenk (Lawyer, retired notary and author of legal publications)


  • Ina Dahlke (Hessischer Rundfunk)
  • Jürgen Kaube (Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung)
  • Dr. Regina Oehler (Science Department of Hessischer Rundfunk, retired)