Extended Senate

All of the university’s member groups are represented in the Extended Senate, which was first elected at the Kiel University in 2018, albeit with a different ratio of votes to those in the Senate. The responsibilities of this body are as follows:

  • Nomination of members of the Extended Senate in the selection committees for President and Chancellor
  • Election of the Diversity Officer
  • Decision on dignities and honors other than honorary doctorates
  • Election of the Equal Opportunity Commissioner
  • Approval of regulations in a code of conduct on the employment conditions of university staff


Members of the Extended Senate

Duties of the Extended Senate under the Higher Education Act