President, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, and Chairman, League of European Research Universities
Bernd Huber has been president of Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in Munich since 2002. A professor for public finance, he previously served as chair in public finance and as acting dean of the faculty at LMU. His research focuses on public finance, government debt, European fiscal and monetary integration, and international taxation. He is a member of several advisory councils, including the scientific council to the German Ministry of Finance and the board of directors of Venice International University. Since 2008, he also has been chairman of the League of European Research Universities.