DFG appoints new DKN member: Prof. Dr. Daniela Jacob
Early September 2017 Daniela Jacob was appointed as a new member of the German Committee Future Earth.
Members of the German Committee Future Earth are appointed by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (German Research Foundation, DFG) for a three year term. Members are scientists experienced with sustainability research, and inter- and transdisciplinary research activities. The members are also familiar with different research topics and interfaces, and the international and national research landscape and its structures. To unite universities and non-university research institutions, appointed scientists are affiliated to different research institutes, scientific organizations and universities.
In working groups, round tables, etc. stakeholders from different sectors (economy, politics, society) are invited to exchange views and opinions.