Professor Bernd Huber re-elected President of LMU Munich
This was the first time the LMU President has been elected by the University Council, which consists of eight university members and eight external members. In addition to Professor Huber, Professor Julian Nida-Rümelin also stood for election. The nomination was made by the Chairman of the Senate, Professor Martin Hose, and by the Chairman of the University Council, Dr. Nikolaus von Bomhard (Chairman of the Board of Management of Munich Re).
"We congratulate Professor Huber on his re-election and wish him every success in the further development of LMU. We specifically thank both candidates for their willingness to stand as President and for their commitment to LMU," stated von Bomhard and Hose.