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

  • Dr. Ehtisham Ahmad, ZEF b
    Visiting Senior Fellow - London School of Economics, Asia Research Centre, UK; Former Economist, IMF

  • 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

  • Dr. Anik Bhaduri, ZEF c
    Executive Director - Sustainable Water Future Programme (SWFP), Griffith University, Australia

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

  • PD Dr. Walter Bruchhausen, ZEF c
    Senior Lecturer in History, Anthropology and Ethics of Medicine, Medical Faculties of the Universities of Aachen and Cologne, Germany

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

  • Dr. Jean-Jacques Dethier, ZEF b
    Former Research Manager - Development Economics Vice Presidency, the World Bank, USA; Adjunct Professor - Georgetown University

  • Prof. Dr. S. Mahendra Dev, ZEF b
    Director (Vice Chancellor) - Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, Mumbai, 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. 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. Rashid Mekki Hassan, ZEF b
    Director - Centre for Environmental Economics & Policy in Africa, CEEPA University of Pretoria, South Africa

  • 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
    Professor Development and Knowledge Sociology - Leibniz-Zentrum für Marine Tropenökologie & Universität Bremen, 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, Germany

  • Prof. Dr. Stephan Klasen, ZEF b
    Professor for Development Economics - University of Goettingen, Germany

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

  • Prof. Dr. Harald Kunstmann, ZEF c
    Meteorologist / Climate Research - Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research; Atmospheric Environmental Research (IMK-IFU), Karlsruhe, Germany

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

  • 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

  • Prof. Dr. John Pickett, ZEF c
    Professor of Biological Chemistry, Cardiff University, UK

  • Prof. Dr. Matin Qaim, ZEF b
    Professor for International Food Economics and Rural Development - University of Göttingen, Germany

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

  • Jun. Prof. Dr. Devesh Rustagi, ZEF b
    Junior Professor of Microeconomics - University of Frankfurt a.M., Germany

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

  • Prof. Dr. Richard A. Sikora, ZEF c
    Nematologist; Consultant International Agriculture/Plant Health Management, University of Bonn, Germany

  • Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Oded Stark, ZEF b
    Distinguished Professor at the University of Warsaw; Adjunct Professor at the University of Tübingen; Distinguished Research Scholar at Georgetown University

  • Dr. Maximo Torero, ZEF b
    Former Director - Markets, Trade and Institutions, IFPRI, USA; Executive Director for  for Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Perú and Uruguay, World Bank, Washington DC, USA

  • 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. J. Wolfgang Wägele, ZEF c
    Zoologist; Director Museum Alexander Koenig, Bonn, Germany

  • 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, and at Maastricht University; Full Professor of Economics, Bonn University (Emeritus); President of the Global Labor Organization (GLO)