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The Leibniz-Institut für Wissensmedien is one of 97 research institutions within the German Leibniz Association. Since 2017, Prof. Dr. Ulrike Cress has been the Executive Director of the IWM. She is supported by a scientific council that comprises the principal research scientists of the IWM and the head of administration. The scientific council identifies the medium-term research and development strategy as well as current projects and activities.


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Executive Board

Executive Director
Prof. Dr. Ulrike Cress Prof. Dr. Ulrike Cress
Deputy Executive Director
Prof. Dr. Stephan Schwan Prof. Dr. Stephan Schwan
Administrative Director
Dr. Robert Polgar Dr. Robert Polgar
Head of administration of the Leibniz-Institut für Wissensmedien