Heidelberg University Association
Staff and Board

Heidelberg University Association Staff

Amanda Rohm Daquila, Executive Director

Amanda stepped into her new role as Executive Director taking over from Irmintraud "Jimmie" Jost. Amanda has a strong background in international education and nonprofit experience. She served as Senior Program Director at Cultural Vistas in New York City, an international educational nonprofit organization. She is very familiar with alumni work as she oversaw the founding and development of the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Alumni Association (CBYXAA) in her previous position during the last years. In early 2019, as part of the Wunderbar Together campaign, she organized the Transatlantic Alumni Conference in Washington, DC in close cooperation with the American Bundestag Network.


Melanie Grossmann, Program Assistant

The work of Lisa is now in the hands of Melanie Grossmann. Melanie focused in her previous work on event management and corporate design. On both sides of the Atlantic she organized numerous activities and events for companies of all sizes in the technology, ecommerce & advertising industries. Moreover, she has substantial knowledge and experience in corporate presentation designing, website coordination as well as graphic design.

Heidelberg University Association Board of Directors

Dr. Hans Decker, President
Prof. Dr. Marc-Philippe Weller
Prof. Michael Peachin



Contact Information:
Heidelberg University Association
871 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY 10017
Phone: 1-212-758-3324
E-mail: Info(at)HeidelbergUniversity.us

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Get your HAUS National Meeting T-Shirts here!

SoCA Alumni and Friends Oktoberfest Gathering on October 19th. RSVP here.
Join alumni of Uni Heidelberg & Uni Hamburg at Phoenix Club in Anaheim at 6pm.

Free "Science Meets Oktoberbest" event in Columbus, OH September 26, 2019. RSVP here.

Heidelberg Chapter Semester Kick-Off Lunch at Marstall Mensa on May 16, 12:30. RSVP here

NoCal alumni met up with Exec. Dir. Jimmie Jost at Vinoteca in April in Sacramento!

SoCal enjoyed a German Cultural Evening and Movie in Fullerton, CA
Check out the pictures here!

Deutschland Alumni Ambassador Initiative: Madison, WI was a great success! 

Dr. Nils Ringe spoke about "The Twilight of Angela Merkel: Implications for Germany and Europe". Pics here!

Deutschlandjahr Alumni Ambassador initiative: Kick-off in Austin!

Dr. Julia A. Clarke's spoke about "Dinosaurs: Ancient Fossils, New Discoveries" on Feb. 7!

Heidelberg Lectures with Nobel Laureate and Heidelberg professor Dr. Harald Zur Hausen
He spoke in San Diego and Seattle about nutritional effects of infections early in life

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