Senior Fellows of ZEF

Senior Fellows are internationally renowned and experienced scientists who are interested and involved in ZEF’s research and development agenda. They contribute to the training of ZEF doctoral students, may give occasional lectures or seminars and supervise students. Senior Fellows are not employees of ZEF, but visit the institute on a regular basis.

  • Prof. Dr. Assefa Admassie, ZEF b
    Director - Ethiopian Economic Association Institute, Ethiopia

  • Prof. Dr. Christoph Antons, ZEF a
    Chair in Law - School of Law, Faculty of Business and Law, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia

  • Prof. Dr. Arjun Bedi, ZEF b
    Professor - International Institute of Social Studies (ISS), Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherland; Research Fellow - IZA Institute of Labor Economics

  • Prof. Dr. Janos J. Bogardi, ZEF c
    Hydrologist; Senior Scientific Advisor of iASK (Institute of Advanced Studies Köszeg), Hungary

  • Prof. Dr. med. Walter Bruchhausen, ZEF c
    Head of Global Health Risk Management at University of Bonn, Germany

  • Prof. Dr. Tobias Debiel, ZEF a
    Professor für Internationale Beziehungen / Außen- und Entwicklungspolitik, Institut für Politikwissenschaft der Universität Duisburg-Essen

  • Prof. Dr. S. Mahendra Dev, ZEF b
    Distinguished Professor, ICFAI Faculty of Social Sciences, Hyderabad, India

  • Prof. Dr. Thomas Dietz, ZEF b
    Professor of International Relations and Law with a Focus on Sustainable Development - University of Münster, Germany

  • Prof. Dr. Eckart Ehlers, ZEF a
    Professor emeritus und langjähriger Direktor am Institut für Wirtschaftsgeografie der Universität Bonn

  • Prof. Dr. Stefanie Engel, ZEF b
    Professor of Environmental Economics - Institute of Environmental Systems Research, Osnabrück University, Germany

  • Prof. Dr. Hans-Dieter Evers, ZEF a
    Visiting Professor - Institut Kajian Etnik, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

  • Prof. Dr. Franz W. Gatzweiler, ZEF b
    Professor at the Institute of Urban Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences and Executive Director of the International Science Council

  • Prof. Dr. Werner Gephart, ZEF a
    Director - Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities “Law as Culture”, University of Bonn, Germany

  • Prof. Dr. Michael Grimm, ZEF b
    Professor of Development Economics - University of Passau, Faculty of Business Administration and Economics, Germany

  • Prof. Dr. Ulrike Grote, ZEF b
    Professor - Leibniz University Hannover, Institute for Environmental Economics and World Trade, Germany

  • Dr. Ashok Gulati, ZEF b
    Infosys Chair Professor for Agriculture - Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations, India

  • Prof. Dr. Ulrich Hiemenz, ZEF b
    Economist - retired from OECD Development Center, Paris, France

  • Prof. Dr. med. Achim Hoerauf, ZEF c
    Director - Institute of Medical Microbiology, Immunology and Parasitology (IMMIP), Universitätsklinikum Bonn, Germany

  • Prof. Dr. Uwe Holtz, ZEF a
    Professor emeritus und ehrenamtlicher Dozent am Institut für Politische Wissenschaft und Soziologie (IPWS) der Universität Bonn

  • Prof. Dr. Anna-Katharina Hornidge, ZEF a
    Director of German Institute of Development and Sustainability (IDOS), Bonn, Germany

  • Prof. Dr. Jörg Jores, ZEF c
    Professor and Director of the Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology at the University of Bern, Switzerland

  • Dr. Manfred Kern, ZEF c
    Managing Director - Global agriculture, consulting & communication

  • Prof. Dr. med. Thomas Kistemann, ZEF c
    Deputy Director - Institute for Hygiene and Public Health, Universitätsklinikum Bonn; Head of WHO CC, Bonn, Germany

  • Prof. Dr. Michael Kosfeld, ZEF b
    Chair of Organization and Management - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, University of Frankfurt, Germany

  • Dr. Quang Bao Le, ZEF c
    Geographer, Agricultural Livelihood Systems Expert - ICARDA, Cairo, Egypt

  • Prof. Dr. Ahmadou Aly Mbaye, ZEF b
    Professor of Economics - UCAD School of Economics and Management Sciences (FASEG), Dakar, Senegal

  • Prof. Dr. Kensuke Okada, ZEF c
    Coordinator - IPADS International Program in Agricultural Development Studies, The University of Tokyo

  • Dr. Claudia Ringler, ZEF b
    Deputy Division Director - Environment and Production Technology (EPTD), IFPRI, USA

  • Dr. Carlos Seré, ZEF c
    Senior Advisor on Strategic Partnerships and Global Initiatives

  • Prof. Dr. Marcelo Sili, ZEF a
    Director Centro de Investigación ADETER (Universidad Nacional del Sur), Argentina

  • Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Oded Stark, ZEF b
    Distinguished Professor at the University of Warsaw

  • Dr. Maximo Torero, ZEF b
    Chief Economist, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Rome

  • Dr. Meine van Noordwijk, ZEF c
    Agricultural Scientist, Biologist; Chief Science Advisor - World Agroforestry Centre, Nairobi, Kenya

  • Prof. Dr. Kristof van Assche, ZEF c
    Planning, Governance & Development, Faculty of Extension & Faculty of Science, University of Alberta/Canada

  • Prof. Dr. Klaus F. Zimmermann, ZEF b
    Co-Director, POP at UNU-MERIT, Maastricht; Honorary Professor at the Free University of Berlin, at the Renmin University of China, at Lixin University Shanghai, and at Maastricht University; Full Professor of Economics, Bonn University (Emeritus); President of the Global Labor Organization (GLO)