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President
Reinhard Jahn

Since December 1st, 2019, Reinhard Jahn has been be entrusted with the rights and duties of President of the University of Göttingen.

Born in 1950, he is a neurobiologist and emeritus director at the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry in Göttingen. He is an honorary professor and alumnus of the University of Göttingen, where he studied biology and chemistry and where he also completed his doctorate. Jahn was Director at the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry in Göttingen from 1997 to 2019.