For an initial consultation, or if you have any general questions relating to good scientific practice (GSP), you can contact the office (Hjördis Czesnick, Fanny Oehme and Michaele Kahlert) by telephone or by e-mail:

Ombudsman für die Wissenschaft
Jägerstraße 22-23
10117 Berlin

Telefon: 030/20370 484

If you would like to submit a request for advice or a mediation request, you can use the contact form below.

We would like to point out that due to the partial lockdown our telephone accessibility is currently limited. If you'd like to ask for a telephone appointment, please contact us via e-mail or the form below.

The German Research Ombudsman guarantees that your data will be treated in strict confidence. Enquiries can be submitted anonymously or using a pseudonym, but an e-mail address should nonetheless be provided so that we can contact you should there be any queries.

Contact form for enquiries to the German Research Ombudsman

As an alternative, you can also send us your request by e-mail ( In addition to a summary of your enquiry and relevant supporting documents, you absolutely must attach the enquiry form (download here) to your enquiry with which you agree to the Ombudsman’s procedural guidelines