Faculties of University of Siegen
On July 19, 2017, the Senate of the University of Siegen decided to include Faculty V, School of Life Sciences,(DE) in the fundamental order of the university. Previously, the Rectorate had taken the decision to found the new school. With the Senate's vote, the founding process has begun. The School of Life Sciences (LWF) is the fifth faculty of the University of Siegen. In accordance with the Higher Education Act (§ 26 section 6), the Rectorate, in agreement with the Senate, appointed Dr. med. Jaap Verweij founding dean. Prof. Verweij will serve the Office for the initial phase until January 31, 2018.