Dr. Karen Schoch Programme Director

Collaborative Research Centres
E-mail: karen.schoch@dfg.de Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2503 Telefax: +49 (228) 885-713320

Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn


Cross-functional Tasks
Monitoring, Annual Data Collection
University Collaborations
General Responsibilities
Establishment, funding, organising review and evaluation of results of CRCs including CRC/Transregios (TRR), DFG Research Centres (FZT) and Clusters of Excellence (EXC)

Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)

2048 CEPLAS - Cluster of Excellence on Plant Sciences
2050 Centre for Tactile Internet with Human-in-the-Loop (CeTI)
2070 PhenoRob - Robotics and Phenotyping for Sustainable Crop Production
2123 QuantumFrontiers - Light and Matter at the Quantum Frontier
146 Multiscale Simulation Methods in Soft Matter Systems
161 Quantitative Methods for Visual Computing
191 Symplectic Structures in Geometry, Algebra and Dynamics
212 A Novel Synthesis of Individualisation across Behaviour, Ecology and Evolution: Niche Choice, Niche Conformance, Niche Construction (NC3)
355 Heterogeneity and functional specialization of regulatory T cells in distinct microenvironments
1053 MAKI - Multi-Mechanism-Adaption for the Future Internet
1066 Nano-Dimensional Polymer Therapeutics for Tumor Therapy
1101 Molecular Encoding of Specificity in Plant Processes
1102 Information Density and Linguistic Encoding
1127 Chemical Mediators in Complex Biosystems (ChemBioSys)
1160 Immune-mediated pathology as a consequence of impaired immune reactions (IMPATH)
1213 Pulmonary Hypertension and Cor Pulmonale
1286 Quantitative Synaptology
1357 MICROPLASTICS - Understanding the mechanisms and processes of biological effects, transport and formation: From model to complex systems as a basis for new solutions
1368 Oxygen-free production - processes and local mechanisms in oxygen-free atmosphere for the development of sustainable production techniques and manufacturing processes
1394 Structural and Chemical Atomic Complexity: From Defect Phase Diagrams to Material Properties
1412 Register: Language-Users’ Knowledge of Situational-Functional Variation
1415 Chemistry of Synthetic Two-Dimensional Materials
1425 Heterocellular Nature of Cardiac Lesions: Identities, Interactions, Implications
1450 Multiscale imaging of organ-specific inflammation
1525 Cardio-Immune Interfaces
1644 Phenotypic plasticity in plants – Mechanisms, constraints and evolution