Honorary members of the society
Honorary chairman of the FlorSoz
Prof. Dr. Hartmut Dierschke, Göttingen
Honorary members of the FlorSoz
Prof. Dr. Henning Haeupler, Bochum, since 2012
Prof. Dr. Gisela Jahn, Göttingen, since 2020
Prof. Dr. Theo Müller, Steinheim, since 2002
Prof. Dr. Dr. habil. Dr. h. c. Annette Otte, Vöhringen, since 2022
Prof. Dr. Barbara Ruthsatz, Trier, since 2010
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schumacher, Mechernich-Antweiler, since 2022
Prof. Dr. Angelika Schwabe-Kratochwil, Darmstadt, since 2019
Prof. Dr. Otti Wilmanns, Freiburg, since 1998
Deceased Honorary members of the FlorSoz
Herbert Meißner, Stolzenau, nominated 1963
Dr. Jules Berset, Fribourg, nominated 1965
Dr. W. Scharf, nominated 1966
Prof. Dr. Josias Braun-Blanquet, Montpellier, nominated 1970
Gisli Sigurbjörnsson, Reykjavik, nominated 1974
Prof. Heinz Ellenberg, Göttingen, nominated 1977
Prof. Dr. Erich Oberdorfer, Freiburg, nominated 1975
Prof. Dr. Hans Zeidler, Hannover later Würzburg
Dr. Fritz Runge, Münster, nominated 1976
Prof. Dr. Paul Seibert, München, nominated 1991
Prof. Dr. Ernst Preising, Bispingen, nominated 1991
Prof. Dr. Franz Fukarek, Greifswald, nominated 1993
Prof. Dr. Theo Müller, Steinheim, nominated 2002
Prof. Dr. Heinrich E. Weber, Bramsche, nominated 2006
Prof. Dr. Ernst-Gerhard Mahn, Dresden, nominated 2006
Congratulations to FlorSoz members
The Board and the members of the “Floristisch-soziologische Arbeitsgemeinschaft” congratulate the 14th winner of the “Reinhold-Tüxen-Preis” 2021, Prof. Dr. Richard Pott.
Prof. Dr. Richard Pott, a long-standing member of FlorSoz, was awarded the 14th “Reinhold- Tüxen-Preis” in the city of Rinteln on 14 May 2021. Since 1987, this prize has been the only science prize to be awarded exclusively to personalities from the ecological-vegetation disciplines. Prof. Pott was the head of the Institute for Geobotany at the Leibniz University of Hanover for over 30 years.
Impressions of the award ceremony
The Board and the members of the “Floristisch-soziologische Arbeitsgemeinschaft” congratulate the 12th winner of the “Reinhold-Tüxen-Preis” 2015, Prof. Dr. Hartmut Dierschke.
Prof. Dr. Hartmut Dierschke, Honorary chairman of FlorSoz, was awarded the 12th “Reinhold-Tüxen-Preis” in the city of Rinteln on 8 May 2015. Since 1987, this prize has been the only science prize to be awarded exclusively to personalities from the ecological-vegetation disciplines. Prof. Dierschke was head of the Department of Vegetation Science and Population Biology at the University of Göttingen for over 20 years. He was the first chairman of the “Floristisch-soziologische Arbeitsgemeinschaft” from 1977 to 2004 and was vice-chairman of the “Reinhold-Tüxen-Gesellschaft” from 1983 to 2003.
Awards for young authors
The “Floristisch-soziologische Arbeitsgemeinschaft” awards a prize of 500 € to young authors for outstanding work published in Tuexenia (as first author). Award winners can be found here.