Prof Uwe Cantner is the new Vice-President for young researchers and diversity management

Uwe-CantnerSince 15 October Prof Uwe Cantner is the new Vice-President for young researchers and diversity management at Friedrich Schiller University Jena. Mr Cantner is the professor for economics and microeconomics at Friedrich Schiller University Jena. He is the director of the graduate school "Human Behaviour in Social and Economic Change" and spokesman of the research training group "The Economics of Innovative Change".

"The structured doctoral programmes at the University Jena and the quality of support of Graduate Academy are highly acknowledged nationally and internationally," Cantner explained at his assumption of office. He is planning on continuously confirming and developing it during the following three years. "However, an important task will also be to improve the reputation within the university and to strengthen the collaboration with professors."

The 54-year-old is assuming the office of Prof Erika Kothe. She was the Vice-Rector for young researchers and diversity management from 2011 until 2014.


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