Legal notice

Universität Hamburg
Mittelweg 177
20148 Hamburg

Tel: +49 40 42838-0
Fax: +49 40 42838-9586

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Legal form and representation

The University is a public corporation represented by Prof. Dr. Dieter Lenzen, president of Universität Hamburg, Mittelweg 177, 20148 Hamburg.

Supervisory authority

Ministry of Science, Research and Equalities of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg
Hamburger Straße 37, 22083 Hamburg

Value added tax (VAT) identification number

DE 245 584 140

Content responsibility in compliance with § 5 of the German Telemedia Act (TMG) and
§ 55 (2) of the State Broadcasting Treaty (RStV)

The creators of the individual pages are responsible for the accuracy and topicality of the presented content.

The central University pages are edited and updated by the Section Online Services of the Department of Communications and PR.

Birgit Kruse
Department of Communications and PR
Tel: +49 40 42838-2968

Web master:
Giselind Werner
Tel: +49 40 42838-2571
Section Online Services:

Web pages of the University Administration, central facilities, governing committees, representatives, faculties, departments, and chairs are maintained independently by their respective web masters.


Despite our effective content control, we do not accept liability for our web sites' accuracy, completeness, or topicality. This also applies to the contents of external links. We expressly distance ourselves from all linked contents. This disclaimer includes all links on web pages as well as contents accessible via links or banners.

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