Association

KFN is a non-university research institute whose supporting entity is a registered association. The association’s current membership consists of ten university professors and five others who are closely involved in KFN’s field of work. The KFN General Meeting reviews the work of the Executive Board and the Business Manager on an annual basis and keeps informed about the Institute’s research. In accordance with its Charter, KFN has a three-member Executive Board.

Executive Board:
  • Marks, Erich, Business Manager of the Crime Prevention Council of Lower Saxony, Hannover
  • Meier, Prof. Dr. Bernd-Dieter, Leibniz University Hannover
  • Otte, Stefanie, State Secretary of the Ministry of Justice of Lower Saxony, Hannover

 

Current Members of the Association:
  • Boetticher, Dr. Axel, Federal Judge ret.
  • Casper-Hehne, Prof. Dr. Hiltraud, Vice President of the Georg-August-University Göttingen
  • Dünkel, Prof. Dr. Frieder, Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-University Greifswald
  • Egg, Prof. Dr. Rudolf, Centre for Criminology, Wiesbaden
  • Hoops, Andrea, State Secretary of the Ministry of Science and Culture of Lower Saxony
  • Höffler, Prof. Dr. Katrin, Georg-August-University Göttingen
  • Jehle, Prof. Dr. Jörg-Martin, Georg-August-University Göttingen
  • Jesse, Jörg, Ministry of Justice of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
  • Krahé, Prof. Dr. Barbara, Institute for Psychology at the University of Potsdam
  • Lösel, Prof. Dr. Friedrich, University of Cambridge
  • Marks, Erich, Business Manager of the Crime Prevention Council of Lower Saxony, Hannover
  • Meier, Prof. Dr. Bernd-Dieter, Leibniz University Hannover
  • Otte, Stefanie, State Secretary of the Ministry of Justice of Lower Saxony, Hannover
  • Schöch, Prof. Dr. Heinz, ret.
  • Schwind, Prof. Dr. Hans-Dieter, ret.
  • Thomsen, Prof. Dr. Stephan Lothar, Managing Director of the Center for Economic Policy Studies (CWS) of the Institute for Economic Policy of the Leibniz University Hannover
  • Wetzels, Prof. Dr. Peter, University of Hamburg

 

Founding Members of the Association
  • Böhm, Prof. Dr. Alexander (Mainz)
  • Kaiser, Prof. Dr. Günther (Freiburg)
  • Kerner, Prof. Dr. Hans-Jürgen (Heidelberg)
  • Müller-Luckmann, Prof. Dr. Elisabeth (Braunschweig)
  • Grützner, Wolfgang als Deputy of the President oft the Department for Law Enforcement (Celle)
  • Schöch, Prof. Dr. Heinz (Göttingen)
  • Schwind, Prof. Dr. Hans-Dieter (Bochum)
  • Steinhilper, Dr. Gernot (Hannover)

 

Former Members of the Association:
  • Böhm, Prof. Dr. Alexander (Mainz)
  • Dencker, Prof. Dr. Friedrich (Hannover)
  • Greve, Prof. Dr. Werner (Hildesheim)
  • Grützner, Wolfgang, President oft the Department for Law Enforcement (Celle)
  • Henze, Horst, State Secretary of the Ministry of Justice of Lower Saxony (Hannover)
  • Horstkotte, Dr. Hartmuth, Judge at the Federal Supreme Court (Berlin)
  • Jeserich, Hans-Dieter, President oft the Department for Law Enforcement (Celle)
  • Kaiser, Prof. Dr. Günther (Freiburg)
  • Kerner, Prof. Dr. Hans-Jürgen (Tübingen)
  • Lange, Dr. Josef (Hannover)
  • Litten, Dr. Rainer, State Secretary of the Ministry of Justice of Lower Saxony (Hannover)
  • Müller-Luckmann, Prof. Dr. Elisabeth (Braunschweig)
  • Oehlerking, Dr. Jürgen, Staatssekretär im Nds. Justizministerium
  • Pfeiffer, Prof. Dr. Christian (Hannover)
  • Robra, Rainer, Head of Section Criminal Law at the Ministry of Justice of Lower Saxony (Hannover)
  • Rüping, Prof. Dr. Hinrich (Hannover)
  • Scheibel, Wolfgang (Hannover)
  • Schreiber, Prof. Dr. Hans-Ludwig, State Secretary (Hannover)
  • Steinhilper, Dr. Gernot (Hannover)
  • Walter, Prof. Dr. Michael (Köln)
  • Wegener, Hartmut, Sozial Department Counsellor (Lüneburg)

 

Association Charter: