Upon request the Ethics Committee of the University of Erfurt gives it’s view on ethical aspects of research projects involving human beings.
It advises researchers and helps to judge ethical aspects in their research projects. By this, its statements are confined exclusively to the ethical aspects of research projects which are carried out or supervised by members of the Univeristy of Erfurt and appropriateness of the test conditions for the subject group.
Term of office and members
TERM OF OFFICE Members of the Ethics Committee of the University of Erfurt are elected for a term of three years (current term of office 01.10.2019 – 30.09.2022), whereas elected representatives from the group of doctoral candidates are elected for a term of one year.
Prof. Dr. Benedikt Kranemann (Chairman)
Representatives from the group of university teachers: Prof. Dr. Cornelia Betsch (Faculty of Philosophy) Prof. Dr. Tilmann Betsch (Faculty of Education) Prof. Dr. Guido Mehlkop (Faculty of Economics, Law and Social Sciences) Prof. Dr. Jörg Rüpke (Max-Weber-Kolleg) Prof. Dr. Josef Römelt (Faculty of Catholic Theology)
Representative from the group of academic staff: Dr. Tatjana Tarkian (Faculty of Philosophy)
Representatives from the group of doctoral candidates: Konrad Pfeffel (Max-Weber-Kolleg)