Human Brain Project

Katrin Amunts


Katrin Amunts is full professor for Brain Research, director of the C. & O. Vogt-Institute for Brain Research, Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf and director of the Institute of Neuroscience and Medicine (INM-1), Forschungszentrum Jülich, since 2013. She is member of the German Ethics Council since 2012, and vice-chair since 2016. She is the Scientific Research Director of the Human Brain Project (HBP) since 2016 as well as co-speaker of the Max-Planck School of Cognition since 2017.