Gert Sommer (Germany), corresponding member

Dr. Gert Sommer is Professor em. of Clinical and Community Psychology at the Dep. of Psychology, University Marburg, Germany. He was co-founder and long-term president of the German Forum Peace Psychology (; also, he was co-founder and director of the Marburg Center for Conflict Studies ( Among others, he co-edited (together with Albret Fuchs) the Handbook of Peace Psychology (Krieg und Frieden - Handbuch der Konflikt- und Friedenspsychologie) and The Libya War (Der Libyen-Krieg; together with Johannes M. Becker) and he is co-author (together with Jost Stellmacher) of Human Rights and Human Rights Education (Menschenrechte und Menschenrechtsbildung).