Senate Committee on Central Distinctions


  • advising the faculties in preparation for reviewing an application to present the awards of honorary citizenship or honorary senator and the Diether von Isenburg Medal prior to discussing the issues in the Senate
  • drafting the corresponding resolutions of the Senate
  • drafting the Senate's resolution on the presentation of the "Dr. Willy Eberz Medal for particular collegiate commitment at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz"

The Committee is not authorized to make decisions.


Professor Dr. Georg Krausch, President of Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

Sascha Barth, The President's Office


  • 6 senior university lecturers, one each from
    • Faculty 01
    • Faculties 02 and 03
    • Faculty 04
    • Faculties 05-07
    • Faculties 08-10
    • the Mainz School of Music or the Mainz Academy of Arts
  • 1 student
  • 1 member of the academic staff
  • 1 member of the non-academic staff