Researchers at CAS

The many impulses for projects at CAS come from LMU scholars. They represent the wide spectrum of academic disciplines at LMU.

Spokespersons of the CAS Research Groups

Prof. Dr. Ann-Katrin Kaufhold

LMU Munich

Spokesperson of the CAS Reseach Group “The Institutional Architecture for a 1.5 °C World”

Law

Prof. Dr. Nikolaos Koutsouleris

LMU Munich

Spokesperson of the CAS Research Group “Tools for Transnational Neuropsychiatric Research“

Neuropsychiatry

Prof. Dr. Johannes Levin

LMU Munich

Spokesperson of the CAS Research Group “Tools for Transnational Neuropsychiatric Research“

Neurology

Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Veil

LMU Munich

Spokesperson of the CAS Reseach Group “The Institutional Architecture for a 1.5 °C World”

Law

Spokespersons of the CAS Research Focuses

Prof. Dr. Francesca Biagini

LMU Munich

Spokesperson of the CAS Research Focus “Dis/Similarities”

Mathematics

Prof. Dr. Thomas Carell

LMU Munich

Regular Member, Spokesperson of the CAS Research Focus “Nucleic Acid Therapeutics”

Organic Chemistry - Nucleic Acid Chemistry

Prof. Dr. Dieter Kranzlmüller

LMU Munich / Leibniz Supercomputing Centre (LRZ)

Computer Science

Prof. Dr. Gitta Kutyniok

LMU Munich

Speaker of the CAS Research Focus “Next Generation AI”

Mathematical Foundations of Artificial Intelligence

Prof. Dr. Olivia Merkel

LMU Munich

Regular Member, Spokesperson of the CAS Research Focus “Nucleic Acid Therapeutics”

Pharmacy, Drug Delivery

Prof. Dr. Claudia Olk

LMU Munich

Spokesperson of the CAS Research Focus “Empathy”

English Literature

Dr. Daniele Oriti

LMU Munich

Young Center Member, Spokesperson of the CAS Research Focus "Foundations of Physics"

Theoretical Physics

Prof. Dr. Kiran Klaus Patel

LMU Munich

Regular Member, Spokesperson of the CAS Research Focus “Order Contestation”

History

Prof. Dr. Markus Paulus

LMU Munich

Spokesperson of the CAS Research Focus “Empathy”

Psychology and Educational Psychology

Prof. Dr. Julia Pongratz

LMU Munich

Member, Speaker of the CAS Research Focus “Climate Futures”, Blog Author

Geography

Prof. Dr. Henrike Rau

LMU Munich

Spokesperson of the CAS Research Focus “Climate Futures”

Geography

Prof. Dr. Berthold Rittberger

LMU Munich

Spokesperson of the CAS Research Focus “Order Contestationˮ

Political Science

Prof. Dr. Uwe Sunde

LMU Munich

Spokesperson of the CAS Research Focus “Prevention of Conflictˮ, Blog Author

Population Economics

Prof. Dr. Paul W. Thurner

LMU Munich

Spokesperson of the CAS Research Focus “Prevention of Conflictˮ

Political Sciences

Junior Researchers in Residence

Dr. Siyi Chen

LMU Munich

Junior Researcher in Residence - Winter Semester 2023/24

General and Experimental Psychology

Dr. Mario Günther

LMU Munich

Junior Researcher in Residence - Winter Semester 2023/24

Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy (MCMP)

Dr. Lisbeth Matzer

LMU Munich

Junior Researcher in Residence - Winter Semester 2023/24

History

Dr. Ingmar Saberi

LMU Munich

Junior Researcher in Residence - Winter Semester 2023/24

Mathematical Physics - Stringtheory

Current Authors of the CAS Blog

Prof. Ruthie Abeliovich, Ph.D.

University of Haifa

Visiting Fellow, Blog Author

Theatre Studies

Prof. Dr. Manuel Aranda

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Visiting Fellow, Blog Author

Marine Science

Dr. Hannah Read

Duke University

Visiting Fellow, Blog Author

Philosophy

Prof. Dr. Natan Sznaider

Academic College of Tel-Aviv-Yaffo

Visiting Fellow

Sociology