The central board of directors of the MGH

In accordance with the statutes of the Monumenta Germaniae Historica (§ 3,1), the regular members of the MGH are either representatives of the German and Austrian Academies of Sciences and Humanities or scholars with particular qualifications for the work of the MGH. The regular members of the MGH form the central board of directors. Scholars who have particularly contributed to the work and goals of the MGH may be elected as corresponding members of the MGH by the central board of directors. The resolutions passed by the central board of directors are published in the president‘s annual report.

Members of the board

Prof. Dr Marc-Aeilko ARIS (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München)
since 2010

Prof. Dr Matthias BECHER (Universität Bonn)
since 2014 delegate of the Akademie der Wissenschaften of Nordrhein-Westfalen

Prof. Dr Enno BÜNZ (Universität Leipzig)
since 2010

Prof. Dr Dr h.c. Gerhard FOUQUET (Christian-Albrechts-Universität of Cologne)
since 2019 delegate of the Akademie der Wissenschaften in Hamburg

Prof. Dr Dr h.c. Johannes FRIED (Universität Frankfurt, em.)
since 1989

Prof. Dr Knut GÖRICH (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich)
since 2015 delegate of the Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften

Prof. Dr Martina HARTMANN (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich, MGH president since 8.3.2018)
since 2018

Prof. Dr Wilfried HARTMANN (Universität Tübingen, em.)
since 1993

Prof. Dr Klaus HERBERS (Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg)
since 2014 delegate of the Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur in Mainz

Prof. Dr Bernhard JUSSEN (Goethe-Universität Frankfurt a.M. )
since 2019 delegate of the Akademie der Wissenschaften Berlin-Brandenburg

Prof. Dr Theo KÖLZER (Universität Bonn)
since 2001

Prof. Dr Pascal LADNER (Universität Freiburg/Switzerland, em.)
since 1980

Prof. Dr Heiner LÜCK (Universität Halle-Wittenberg)
since 2011 delegate of the Akademie der Wissenschaften Sachsen

Prof. Dr Claudia MÄRTL (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich; MGH president 1.4.2012 - 31.3.2014)
since 2010

Prof. Dr Michael MENZEL (Universität Berlin, Humboldt)
since 2012

Prof. Dr Steffen PATZOLD (Universität Tübingen)
since 2019 delegate of the Akademie der Wissenschaften Heidelberg

Prof. Dr Walter POHL (Universität Wien)
since 2010 delegate of the Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften

Prof. Dr Frank REXROTH (Universität Göttingen)
since 2005 delegate of the Akademie der Wissenschaften Göttingen

Prof. Dr Eva SCHLOTHEUBER (Universität Düsseldorf)
since 2014

Prof. Dr Ernst TREMP (Universität Freiburg/Switzerland)
since 2010

Prof. Dr Karl UBL (Universität Cologne)
since 2015

Prof. Dr Claudia ZEY (Universität Zürich)
since 2014


Elected MGh staff representatives for the term 2018-2021

Prof. Dr Karl BORCHARDT, Munich

Prof. Dr Arno MENTZEL-REUTERS, Munich

Prof. Dr Olaf B. RADER, Berlin

Dr Andrea RZIHACEK, Vienna