Think tank

Institut für Wissenschaft und Ethik

IWE

Bonn, Germany

The Institute for Science and Ethics (IWE) is a central scientific institution of the University of Bonn. It conducts research in the area of the ethical foundations of medicine, natural sciences and technology. The IWE pursues an integrative research approach that combines philosophical reflection with medical and scientific expertise. The IWE carries out research projects and organizes specialist conferences and public events. In addition, the IWE promotes young researchers at all academic qualification levels and is committed to university teaching. The research results of the IWE are regularly made available in monographs, anthologies and in the yearbook for science and ethics.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.iwe.uni-bonn.de/

Address:
Institut für Wissenschaft und Ethik e.V. Bonner Talweg 57 53113 Bonn

Country:
Germany

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Operating languages
English , German

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1993
Age (years)
Institut für Wissenschaft und Ethik
 28
Germany average
 37
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Prof. Dr. Dieter Sturma
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Dieter Sturma
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Dieter Sturma
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Institut für Wissenschaft und Ethik
 13
Germany average
 76
Global average
 120
% Female staff
2019
Institut für Wissenschaft und Ethik
69% 
Germany average
47% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Institut für Wissenschaft und Ethik
62% 
Germany average
41% 
Global average
34% 

Data notes

Last updated: 16/01/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: German Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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