Elections to the University Senate


New members in the Senate

On behalf of the Presidium, we would like to congratulate the elected Senate members very much!

We welcome from the group of students

  • Sophie Römer
  • Lena Will
    Sophie Reiher (deputy in the Senate)
  • Mauritz Crasemann

The term of office begins on March 1, 2020 and ends on March 31, 2021. We are pleased that they represent the interests of the students in the Senate.


The Senate of the Hochschule Geisenheim University (HGU) consists of 17 members:

  • nine professors,
  • three students,
  • three academic and scientific staff members
  • two administrative and technical staff members.


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Who can vote and who can be elected?

Students and staff of the HGU have the right to vote (see electoral elections of HGU). All those eligible to vote are also eligible to stand as candidates in the election. A person’s right to vote will be verified through an electoral roll compiled by the University.


Electoral committee for the senate election in the winter semester 2020/2021

For the conduct of the elections, the Senate elected the election commitee in its session on July 14, 2020.
The election commitee has five members and five deputies. The following members belong to it:

from the group professors:

  • Prof. Dr. Simone Loose
  • Prof. Dr. Mark Strobl
  • Prof. Dr. Max Schröder (Deputy)
  • Prof. Dr. Gergely Szolnoki (Deputy)

from the group of scientific staff:

  • Mr. Dr. Maximilian Freund
  • Mr. Timo Strack (Deputy)

from the group of administrative and technical staff:

  • Mrs. Martina Träger
  • Mr. Carsten Hoch (Deputy)

from the group of students:

  • Mrs. Lena Will
  • Mrs. Hannah Schäfer (Deputy)

We would like to thank all candidates for their willingness to serve on the election committee for the HGU Senate elections.

The election committee remains in office until the new election committee is constituted. The election manager is Chancellor Mrs. Marion Waldeck. The meetings of the election committee are open to the public. The dates and locations of the meetings as well as the resolutions of the election committee are announced on the website of the University of Geisenheim and on a notice board.


Election Office

Katharina Fouquet
Katharina Fouquet
Building 5901
Room 116
Phone +49 6722 502 275
Katharina.Fouquet(at)hs-gm.de Details