Executive Board

Vice-President Medicine of the University of Luebeck

Prof. Dr. med. Thomas F. Münte (interim)

Born May 5, 1960 in Göttingen, married, 4 children
1978 A-Levels, Academic High School Uslar, Lower Saxony
1978-1985 Medical studies, University of Göttingen
1981-1982 Graduate student, Dept. of Neuroscience, 
University of California, San Diego
1985-1998 Medical School Hannover, Germany, board exam neurology, final position deputy chairman, dissertation, habilitation
1996-1998 Guest Scientist, University of California San Diego
1999-2010 Professor for Neuropsychology, University of Magdeburg
2010-today Chairman Dept. of Neurology, Universität zu Lübeck
2014-2018 Speaker Senate commission Medicine
2017-2018 Vice president medicine (provisonal) and 
Member of the Board of the UKSH
Since 2020 Vice president medicine (provisonal) and
Member of the Board of the UKSH

Offices at the Universität zu Lübeck: Vice President Medicine

  • Member of the Board of the UKSH for the Campus Lübeck and Chairman of the Campus Directorate Campus Lübeck
  • Chairman of the Medical Senate Committee
  • Chairman of the Research Commission of the Medical Section
  • Chairman of the Structural Commission for Medicine
  • Representation of the University externally for matters of university medicine, in particular:
    • Medical Faculty Day
    • German Centers for Health Research
  • Appointment negotiations in the Medical Section together with the President and the Chancellor
  • Teaching assignments in the Medical Section (delegated to committee chairmen)
  • Teaching hospitals (delegated to head of medical studies)
  • Connection to the State Examination Office (delegated to Head of Medical Studies)
  • Connection to the Administration of the UKSH
  • Responsible for the Lübeck part of the grant R+E in Medicine and Health Sciences together with the Chancellor
  • Responsible for the following (central) facilities of the Universität zu Lübeck:
    • Biobank
    • Stockbreeding Cooperative
    • Centre for Clinical Studies
    • Research Facilities for Clinical Experiments
  • Contact for Clinical Research IT Officers

Additional tasks (selection)

2005-2010 Deputy speaker TR-CRC 31 "Active Listening”
2007-2010 Speaker CRC 779 "Neurobiology of Motivated Behavior"
Member and speaker of the Neuroscience Board of the DFG
Seit 2016 Member of Board of Trustees of the University of Magdeburg
Seit 2018 Member of the SAB of the German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam


Prizes / Awards

1992 Alois-Kornmüller-Prize of the German EEG Society
1995 Rudolf-Schoen-Prize for Clinical Research
1996-1998 Hermann und Lilly Schilling Foundation: Guest professorship at the UC San Diego
2001 Innovation Prize BMBF for Biomedical Engineering
2002 Otto-von-Guericke research prize
AddressRatzeburger Allee 160
23562 Lübeck
OfficeSusanne Tieze
Office phone+49 451 500 43401
Office email
Personal referentDr. Kati Möbius-Hastedt
Personal referent phone+49 451 3101 1034
Personal referent email addresskati.moebiushastedt(at)uni-luebeck(dot)de
Phone+49 451 500 43400
Fax+49 451 500 43404
Email addressthomas.muente(at)uni-luebeck(dot)de