Scientiffic Officer, Forschungszentrum Juelich
Katharina Schumacher, Geologist by background joined Projectmanagement Juelich in 2011. She worked as an NCP for materials for the German ministry and in close cooperation with the European Commission. She is specialised in the area of raw materials and is therefore also working as an NCP for environment. She is involved in the ERA-NET projects ERA-MIN and M-ERA.NET as work package and task leader. She is experienced in aligning national call procedures with ERA-NET call procedures. She is the coordinator of the German Calls “M-ERA.NET Call 2013-Graphene” and “M-ERA.NET Call 2014 – Graphene and Battery materials”. She is project leader and coordinator of the national funded project “Change to a Green Economy: necessary structural changes and success – requirements for their implementation in Germany”. She is also representing Germany in the High Level Group of EU Member States and H2020 Associated Countries on Nanosciences, Nanotechnologies and Advanced Materials.