The council decides upon basic university issues. He decides, among others, on the basic rules and the election regulations of the university, elects the rector, the prorectors, the chancellor and the university council members and decides upon the appointment of honorary senators.

The council comprises of 22 representatives of the group lecturers and students and eleven representatives each of the groups academic staff and the group other staff members.


Referat Akademische Selbstverwaltung
Universitätsplatz 1
18055 Rostock

Tel.: +49 381 498-1203/1204


President for term of office 2016 - 2018:

Prof. Dr. Brigitte Vollmar (UMR)

Vice presidents for term of office 2016 - 2018:

Mark Lukas Möller (IEF)
Dr. Viola von Oeynhausen (MNF)
Dr. Markus Glöckner (D1)

Election commission for term of office 2016 - 2018:

Prof. Dr. Andreas Wree (UMR), Jacqueline Dejosez (PHF)PD Dr. Rhena Schumann (MNF)Katrin Buchholz (UMR)

v.l. Prof. Dr. Brigitte Vollmar, Dr. Markus Glöckner, Dr. Viola von Oeynhausen, Mark Lukas Möller