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Dr. Roger Busch


Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, München

Dr. Roger Busch

Roger Busch (*1958, married, 3 children) studied Theology in Munich from 1978 to 1985. After two years as an Assistant he was Pastor in Ehingen am Ries (Bavaria) until 1990. From 1990 to 1995 he was Personal Assistant to the Bishop of the Lutheran Church of Bavaria, where the main focus of his work was on the Church and Politics and the Church and Economics. In 1994, he obtained his doctorate in Theology.

Since 1995, he has been adviser of the Lutheran Church in Bavaria on Science and Technology. Since 1997, Director of the TTN Institute of Applied Ethics at the Ludwig Maximilian University in Munich with particular focus on conflict communication, biotechnology, ethical aspects in information and communication technology, in the development of agriculture and business ethics. Roger Busch is a member of various bodies, including the Max Planck Society, the Economic Council of Bavaria, the Energy Advisory Board of the Bavarian Government and in the Groupe de reflexion of TA-Swiss.

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