Good Scientific Practice - Ethics in Science

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A team of professional ombudsmen is available to all members of  the universities of Kiel and Lübeck in order to aid and support them with all of their questions concerning best scientific practice.

The ombudsmen carry out their duties in a neutral, confidential, informal and independent manner. 

Ombudsmen Kiel University:

Prof. Dr. Christine Blättler, phone: 880 - 22 31, blaettler [at] (email )

Prof. Dr. Gernot Friedrich, phone: 880 - 77 42, friedrichs [at] (email)

DFG Person of Trust Kiel University:

Prof. Dr. Lorenz Kienle, phone: 880 - 61 96, lk [at] (email)

Nagoya Protocol Compliance Officer:

Dr. rer. nat. Scarlett Sett, phone: 880 4924, nagoya [at] (mail)

Ombudsmen (incl. DFG) Lübeck University:

Prof. Dr. med. Cornelius Borck, Tel.: 0451 70 79 98 11, borck [at] (email)

Prof. Dr. med. Volker Tronnier, Tel: 04 51 / 500 - 25 75, volker.tronnier [at] (email)


Prof. Dr. med. Werner Solbach, Tel: 04 51 / 500 - 28 01, werner.solbach [at] (email)

Here you can download the "Richtlinie über die Grundsätze zur Sicherung guter wissenschaftlicher Praxis an der Universität zu Lübeck" (translation is going to follow).


The Graduate Center of Kiel University as well as the Graduierungs Service of Lübeck University offer councelling concerning scientific misconduct or conflicts in general.

The Cluster of Excellence Inflammation at Interfaces offers counselling as well.