Postal address

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Deutsches Zentrum für Hochschul- und Wissenschaftsforschung (DZHW) GmbH
Lange Laube 12
30159 Hannover

Visiting address

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Deutsches Zentrum für Hochschul- und Wissenschaftsforschung (DZHW) GmbH
Goseriede 13a, 5th Floor
30159 Hannover

Site plan for download

The on-site desks are also located here.


Your contacts at the FDZ-DZHW are the first point of contact for you in case of problems with the transfer of data to the FDZ. If you cannot understand why problems cannot be solved jointly and would like to clarify this with an independent authority, you can contact the complaints office of the German Data Forum (RatSWD). You can use a contact form to address unresolved problems to the RatSWD. The contact form and details on competences and procedure can be found on the RatSWD website.


Daniel Buck Portrait

Daniel Buck
Leitung FDZ-DZHW | Head of the FDZ-DZHW

+49 511 450670-417

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Dr. Andreas Daniel
stellv. Leitung FDZ-DZHW | Deputy Head of the FDZ-DZHW

+49 511 450670-402

E-mail address for contacting the FDZ-DZHW on general questions:



Please contact the DZHW Information and Communication Officer Dr. Filiz Gülal. The DZHW also offers a special Press & Services section on its website with news, a download area for flyers and pictures etc.


Directions to the FDZ-DZHW

The FDZ-DZHW can be reached from Hanover main station:


  • On foot (in a good 10 minutes, approx. 1,000m) via Ernst-August-Platz, Kurt-Schumacher-Straße and Goseriede.
  • By public transport (10-13 minutes).
    • From bus stop "Main station/ZOB" with bus lines 128, 134, 300, 500 or 700. Get off at the bus stop Steintor (usually low-floor buses).
    • From "Main station/ZOB" tram stop, take tram lines 10 (direction Ahlem) and 17 (direction Wallensteinstraße). Get off at Steintor (barrier-free).
    • From underground station "Main station" with all underground lines into town to underground station Kröpcke, change there and continue with underground lines 4, 5, 6 and 11 to underground station Steintor (barrier-free).

There is an elevator in the building (a barrier is the step at the entrance).