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Stand: July 16, 2019

Dr. Christine Petry

Programme Director
Research Centres

E-Mail: Christine.Petry@DFG.de
Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2420
Telefax: +49 (228) 885-713320
Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn

Tasks and Responsibilities

Cross-functional Tasks


Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)


40 Fundamental Technologies for the Development of Future Space-Transport-System Components under High Thermal and Mechanical Loads
73 Umformtechnische Herstellung von komplexen Funktionsbauteilen mit Nebenformelementen aus Feinblechen -Blechmassivumformung-
84 Innate immunity of the lung: Mechanisms of pathogen attack and host defense in pneumonia
219 Mechanisms of Cardiovascular Complications in Chronic Kidney Disease
235 Emergence of life: exploring mechanisms with cross-disciplinary experiments

Clusters of Excellence

16 Cultural Foundations of Social Integration
115 Macromolecular Complexes in Action
243 The Formation of Normative Orders
264 Topoi - The Formation and Transformation of Space and Knowledge in Ancient Civilizations

Clusters of Excellence (ExStra)

2037 Climate, Climatic Change, and Society (CLICCS)
2077 The Ocean Floor – Earth’s Uncharted Interface
2089 e-conversion
2120 Integrative Computational Design and Construction for Architecture
2150 ROOTS – Social, Environmental, and Cultural Connectivity in Past Societies
2154 POLiS - Post Lithium Storage Cluster of Excellence
2176 Understanding Written Artefacts

Collaborative Research Centres

806 Our Way to Europe: Culture-Environment Interaction and Human Mobility in the Late Quaternary
823 Statistik nichtlinearer dynamischer Prozesse
854 Molecular Organization of Cellular Communication within the Immune System
863 Forces in Biomolecular Systems
881 The Milky Way System
884 Political Economy of Reforms
894 Ca2+ Signals: Molecular Mechanisms and Integrative Functions
920 Multi-Functional Filters for Metal Melt Filtration - A contribution towards Zero Defect Materials
950 Manuscript cultures in Asia, Africa and Europe
1021 RNA viruses: RNA metabolism, host response and pathogenesis
1080 Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Neural Homeostasis
1118 Reactive metabolites as a cause of diabetic complications
1158 From nociception to chronic pain: Structure-function properties of neural pathways and their reorganisation
1182 Origin and Function of Metaorganisms
1218 Mitochondrial regulation of cellular function
1223 Methods and Tools for Understanding and Controlling Privacy
1232 From colored states to evolutionary structural materials
1243 Genetic and Epigenetic Evolution of Hematopoietic Neoplasms
1245 Nuclei: From Fundamental Interactions to Structure and Stars
1266 Scales of Transformation: Human-environmental Interaction in Prehistoric and Archaic Societies
1283 Taming uncertainty and profiting from randomness and low regularity in analysis, stochastics and their applications
1288 Practices of comparisons: Ordering and changing the world
1310 Predictability in Evolution
1330 Hearing acoustics: Perceptual principles, Algorithms and Applications (HAPPAA)
1333 Molecular Heterogeneous Catalysis in Confined Geometries
1371 Microbiome Signatures -- Functional Relevance in the Digestive Tract