Committees

Board of Trustees

Chairman of the Board of Trustees:
Senator Dr. Carsten Brosda | Minister and Head of the Ministry of Culture and Media of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg

Deputy Chairman of the Board of Trustees:
Thomas Delissen | Head of Department at the Ministry of Culture and Media of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg

Members:
Dr. Reinhard Behrens | State Secretary (ret.), Chairman of the Friends of the Museum

Dr. Norbert Beyer | conservator and ethnomusicologist, Chairman of the Staff Council of the Museum am Rothenbaum

Dr. Christian Jacobs | Chairman of the Executive Board of Joh. Jacobs & Co. (AG & Co.) KG

Elisabeth Kaneza | political scientist

Dr. Anna Schmid | Director of the Museum of Cultures Basel

Gregor Christian Schäfer | Head of Division at the Ministry of Finance of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg

Advisory Board

Prof. Dr. Nikita Dhawan | Professor of Political Science with focus on Gender Studies at the University of Giessen

Kay Gätgens | Head of the District Authority of Eimsbüttel

Kübra Gümüșay | journalist, activist, blogger

Stavros Konas | lawyer

Prof. Dr. Wayne Modest | Professor of Material Culture and Critical Heritage. Head of the Research Center for Material Culture

Bisrat Negassi | fashion and costume designer, founder of the fashion label NEGASSI and co-founder of M.Bassy

Christine Neuhaus | Head of Funding at the ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius

David M. Neumann | Group CEO, Neumann Kaffee Gruppe

Manouchehr Shamsrizi | M.P.P. FRSA. Teaches on “Technology of the Future and their Impact on Society” at the Leuphana University of Lüneburg, co-founder of the research group “gamelab.berlin” at the Cluster of Excellence of the Humboldt University of Berlin

Ulrike Stapelfeldt | lawyer, former Director of the Hamburg Parliament (Bürgerschaft)