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Executive Board

The Executive Board is composed of five members who are appointed by the Foundation Council for a period of three years. It runs the business of the foundation according to the descisions of the Foundation Council and decides in particular about the use of the foundation's funds.

The members of the Executive Board elect their own chairman and deputy chairman. The current chairman of the Executive Board is Prof. Dr. Ulrich Schneckener, Center for Democracy and Peace Research (ZeDF) at the University of Osnabrück.



The Current Executive Board


Chairman of the Executive Board:

Ulrich Schneckener klein

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Schneckener
Center for Democracy and Peace Research (ZeDF) of the University of Osnabrueck

picture: © KHK/GCR21 - krischerfotografie



Deputy Chairwoman of the Executive Board:

Buckley Zistel

Prof. Dr. Susanne Buckley-Zistel

Center for Conflict Studies (CCS) at the Philipps University in Marburg




Further members:



Peter Gottwald
ambassador a.D.

Mannitz www

Dr. Sabine Mannitz

Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF)


Prof. Dr. Andreas von Arnauld

Walther-Schücking-Institute for International Law, Kiel University



New research report

project publications


Peacebuilding in Crisis
Rethinking Paradigms and Practices of Transnational Cooperation
Edited by Tobias Debiel, Thomas Held, Ulrich Schneckener
Routledge 2016




 Handbook on Sustainability Transition and Sustainable Peace
Herausgeber: Brauch, H.G., Oswald Spring, Ú., Grin, J., Scheffran, J. (Eds.) 
Springer 2016



Fabian Klose: The Emergence of Humanitarian Intervention. Ideas and Practice from the Ninettenth Centrury to the Present
Cambridge University Press 2016



Policy briefs zum von der DSF geförderten Projekt "NPT PrepCom Side-Event des Akademischen Friedensorchesters Nahost am 06. Mai 2014 in New York"

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Two publications are based on the International Symposium „Religions and World Peace“: