The Faculty Management represents the medical faculty of Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin in all internal and external academic matters and is in charge of setting the scientific orientation and focus.
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The Dean, who is responsible for issues in research and teaching, is a member of the Board of Directors and simultaneously the head of the Faculty Board.
The Faculty Board represents the medical faculty of Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin in all internal and external academic matters and is in charge of setting the scientific orientation and focus. Responsibilities include strategic planning and implementation as well as the continuous evaluation of the productivity and quality of research and teaching at Charité.
The Faculty Board has, to a large extent, financial sovereignty.- thus, the Dean is responsible for the fiscal plan for "Research and Teaching". The Faculty Board proposes this fiscal plan and, upon confirmation by the Supervisory Board, carries out its implementation. Included are the management of consumable materials and the concrete allocation of funds for research and teaching.
The Faculty Board of Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin is comprised of six members: the presiding Dean and member of Charité's Board of Directors and the Faculty Business Director. In addition, four Deputy Vice Deans support the work of the Faculty Board:
- the Vice Dean of Research (Preclinical Affairs) and
- the Vice Dean of Research (Clinical Affairs),
- the Vice Dean of Education (Life and Health Sciences) and
- the Vice Dean of Education (Clinical Affairs).
Members of Faculty Management
According to the Berlin higher education law (Berliner Hochschulgesetz) and the Berlin university medical law (Berliner Universitätsmedizingesetz), the Faculty Council is responsible for all matters of the medical faculty. The Dean serves a chair of the Faculty Council and [can advise but not vote]. Members are elected.
Examples of topics addressed by this forum include:
The Faculty Council selects the Dean an the Vice-Dean for Teaching and Research. For further details on the above mentioned laws, click on Download.