To get in touch with anyone at DAAD New York, please contact us at 
or (212)758-3223. We are happy to answer your questions about our programs 
or higher education in Germany in general!

Who's Who at DAAD New York?

Dr. Nina Lemmens 

Peter Kerrigan 
Deputy Director / Marketing Director

All areas of research and educational marketing,
Communications and public relations

Solveig Berkman 
Senior Financial and Administrative Officer

Human Resources
Budget Management

Amra Dumisic 
Program and Information Officer

Information and communications
Research Ambassadors
Alumni activities

Uta Gaedeke 
Senior Program Officer
Germany Today,
German University Liaison Offices, 
Fairs and Exhibitions,
University Summer Course Grant,
Intensive Language Course Grant,
DAAD Science Tour,
Summer Law & Internship Program

Matthew Jepsen
Information Officer

Information and Communications including "News from DAAD New York"


Katrin Kempiners 
Information Officer

Information & Communications, Research and Analysis, Marketing

Myoung-Shin Kim  
Senior Program Officer

Study Scholarship,
Research Grant,
Group Study Visit Grant


Uschi Niethammer
Program Officer
Undergraduate Scholarship,
Young Ambassadors,
EMGIP - Bundestag Internship,
Research Stays for University Academics and Scientists, Re-invitation Program

Dr. Gerrit Roessler 
Program Director

German Academic International Network (GAIN)

Gabriella Skwara 
Program Officer

Inbound Programs and Services,
University partnerships,
Placement for Incoming German scholarship holders in the US and Canada

Michael Thomanek
Senior Program Officer

DAAD Professors and Chairs,
German and German Studies