Prof. Dr. Folkhard Isermeyer

Position
President of Institute

Institution/Company
Thünen Institute

Address
Bundesallee 50, 38116 Braunschweig

Significant career milestones

Since 2009
President of the Thünen Institute (Federal Research Institute for Rural Areas, Forestry and Fisheries)

1990-2009
Head of the Institute of Business Management at the Federal Agricultural Research Center (later Thünen Institute)

1977-1990
Graduate of Agricultural Science, post-doctoral fellowship Dr. sc.agr. in the area of Agricultural Economics, as well as scientific assistant at the University of Göttingen

Other offices and functions

2003-2011
Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board on Agricultural Policy at the BMELV

2001-2009
President of the Umbrella Association of German Agricultural Research

Since 1996
Honorary professor at the University of Göttingen

Current field of activity

  • President of the Thünen Federal Research Institute