Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - RMZ





Prof. Dr. Martin Reinhart, professor of science studies, is the founder and executive director of the center.

Prof. Dr. Vivien Petras, professor of information studies, is the acting director.

Advisory Board


The advisory board consists of professors and academic staff and is elected within the status groups by the general assembly.

General Assembly


The general assembly determines the principles of the work of the RMZ.

It is made up of scientists who are involved in the Center's projects and / or who have proven themselves in research and teaching in the field of science studies.

The assembly takes place once per semester. It elects the members of the advisory board, receives the report from the executive director and supports the advisory board.



Statue of the Robert K. Merton Center (german).