About Us

Central Coordination Office

The central coordination office supports the successful implementation of the research initiative by promoting exchange between the initiative’s different research projects and fostering the dialogue with the larger scientific community and stakeholders from politics, the economy, agriculture, and conservation organisations. It is also responsible for review publications about FEdA’s research, to provide guidance in the discussion about biodiversity.

The current team of the central coordination office consists of:

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Volker Mosbrugger
Spokesman of the BMBF Research Initiative for the Conservation of Biodiversity (FEdA)
Dr. Julian Taffner
Head of Central Coordination    
Stefanie Gaiser
Project Assistance

Scientific staff

Dr. Philipp Sprenger
Research Assistant
Dr. Vladimir Gross
Research Assistant

Research Data Management

Jan Eberhardt
Biodiversity Data Manager

Curation of the FEdA exhibition

Dr. Birte Hauser
Curator and Research Assistant