About

Caesar is a neuroscience research institute associated with the Max Planck Society. The institute is operated by a non-profit foundation under private law.

Foundation Board


Chairman


Prof. Dr. Martin Stratmann
President of the Max Planck Society,
Munich
 

Members


Prof. Dr. Jens Brüning
Max Planck Institute for Metabolism Research,
Cologne

MinDir'in Bärbel Brumme-Bothe
Head of Department 6, Federal Ministry of Education and Research,
Berlin

Secretary of State Dr. Thomas Grünewald
Ministry of Innovation, Science and Research of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia,
Düsseldorf

Prof. Dr. Bill S. Hansson
Vice President of the Max Planck Society,
Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology,
Jena 

Prof. Dr. Michael Hoch
Rector of the University of Bonn

Prof. Dr. Regine Kahmann
Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology, 
Marburg

Prof. Dr. Winfried Denk
Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology,
Martinsried

Dr. Norbert Windhab
Evonik Industries AG,
Darmstadt

Tankred Schipanski
Member of the German Federal Parliament (Deutscher Bundestag),
Berlin

Ulrich Schüller
Head of Department 4, Federal Ministry of Education and Research,
Bonn

Prof. Dr. Pascal Fries
Ernst Strüngmann Institute gGmbH,
Frankfurt am Main

Karl Schultheis
Member of the State Parliament of North Rhine-Westphalia,
Düsseldorf

Prof. Dr. Philippe Bastiaens
Max Planck Institute of Molecular Physiology,
Dortmund

Ashok Sridharan
Mayor of Bonn

Prof. Dr. Heinz Wässle
Max Planck Institute for Brain Research, 
Frankfurt/Main