Directors of the Institute

The directors of the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry: Gerald H. Haug, Meinrat O. Andreae, Jos Lelieveld, Ulrich Pöschl and Stephan Borrmann (f.l.t.r.), Picture: MPI for Chemistry
The directors of the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry: Gerald H. Haug, Meinrat O. Andreae, Jos Lelieveld, Ulrich Pöschl and Stephan Borrmann (f.l.t.r.), Picture: MPI for Chemistry

Prof. Dr. Meinrat O. Andreae leads the Biogeochemistry Department

Prof. Dr. Stephan Borrmann leads the Partikel Chemistry Department. He is full time professor at the Institute for Physics of the atmosphere at the Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz

Prof. (ETHZ) Dr. Gerald H. Haug leads the Climate Geochemistry Department

Prof. Dr. Jos Lelieveld leads the Atmospheric Chemistry Department

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Pöschl leads the Multiphase Chemistry Department

The Institute consists of five departments. Each department is supervised by a director, who, as a scientific member of MPG has sole responsibility for his field of research. The directors collectively decide about the Institute’s development and elect a managing director out of their circle every three years. Since January 2014, the managing director is  Ulrich Pöschl.