The spokesperson represents the Centre for Area Studies when consulting the various bodies inside the University of Leipzig and beyond, especially towards the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, which funds the current research programme of CAS. The spokesperson academically coordinates the research activities of the Centre in close cooperation with the executive board members and acts simultaneously on the plenum’s decisions concerning the strategic development of CAS.

Matthias Middell
Spokesperson - Centre for Area Studies
E-mail: middell@remove-this.uni-leipzig.de