The Foundation Staff

At present some 100 people work directly for the Volkswagen Foundation – in the "Staff Divisions" of the Secretary General as well as in the departments "Funding", "Investment Management" and "Finance and Administration".

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Michael Maaß

Head of IT-Department

T +49 (0)511 8381-366
F +49 (0)511 8381-4366
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Dr. Sebastian Matthes

Program Director

T +49 (0)511 8381-234
F +49 (0)511 8381-4234
Additional Information

Subject Areas:

  • Architecture, Regional and Urban Planning
  • Demography
  • Educational Studies
  • Sociology 

Funding Initiatives:

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Aneta Meyer

Canteen

T +49 (0)511 8381-242
F +49 (0)511 8381-344
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Julie Milch

Editor, responsable for Press Releases, Media Contacts

T +49 (0)511 8381-216
F +49 (0)511 8381-4216
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Sibylle Mitscherling

Head of Accounting and Controlling

T +49 (0)511 8381-269
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Nataliya Moor
Nataliya Moor

Assistant | Parental Leave

T +49 (0)511 8381-232
F +49 (0)511 8381-4232
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Hendrik Müller

The Secretary General’s Chauffeur

T +49 (0)511 8381-203
F +49 (0)511 8381-4203
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Barbara Neubauer

Assistant

T +49 (0)511 8381-232
F +49 (0)511 8381-4232
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Inga Noffz

Assistant

T +49 (0)511 8381-388
F +49 (0)511 8381-4388
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Dr. Matthias Nöllenburg

Program Director

T +49 (0)511 8381-290
F +49 (0)511 8381-4290
Additional Information

Program Director in the "International Team", has been working for the Foundation since 1994 and has been responsible for programs in the field of life and environmental sciences as well as for cooperative projects in Central and Eastern Europe.

Background: Studied Biology and Plant Pathology at the Universities of Bonn, Göttingen and California, Riverside; PhD work at the Szeged Biological Research Center of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, PhD in Agricultural Sciences from the University of Göttingen; Postdoc at the University of Göttingen, Department of Plant Pathology and Plant Protection.