Members of the Ethics Council for submissions in the life sciences area
The Ethics Council assesses projects submitted in the life sciences area of the funding programs aws Preseed Deep Tech and aws Seedfinancing Deep Tech, with regard to their ethical soundness. This assessment has to be brought to the attention of both the assessment panel for funding decisions and aws in a timely manner. Three to six experts from the fields of bioethics, human ethics and animal ethics, participate in board meetings of the Ethics Council. The Ethics Council meets as needed, typically three to four times per year prior to scheduled meetings of the assessment panel.