Prof. Dr. Johanna Weber has been Rector of the University of Greifswald since 2013. After studying Psychology and Media Studies at the University of Mainz, she went on to complete her doctorate and habilitation at the University of Bamberg. In 1994 she took on the Chair of Personality Psychology and Psychological Assessment at the University of Greifswald. She has held various roles in academic self-government and the management of science. She has been Vice-President of the HRK since 2014.