Prof. Dr. Veronika Grimm elected to DFG review board
Prof. Dr. Veronika Grimm, Chair of Economic Theory, was elected to the DFG review board “Wirtschaftstheorie” (Economic Theory). The results of the national elections to the DFG review boards are publicly available since November 22nd, 2019. In total 15 FAU researchers were elected to the review boards.
The DFG review boards evaluate proposals to fund research projects. They also monitor the review process to ensure that uniform standards are being observed. In addition they advise on issues concerning the further development and organization of the DFG funding programs. For this purpose multiple connected disciplines are represented in a review board, where for each review board at least two representatives are elected. The representatives are elected from researchers from all of Germany for a 4 years. Prof. Dr. Grimm’s term starts in April 2020.