President 2006–2017

Ursula Seiler-Albring, former President of the Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen

Ursula Seiler-Albring

From May 2006 to June 2017 Ursula Seiler-Albring was the President of the ifa (Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen).

  • 1963–1969 studied sociology, political science, psychology and constitutional law in Göttingen, Tübingen and the Freie Universität in Berlin
  • 1983–1994 member of the German parliament, the Bundestag. Among other things, a member of the parliament’s budgets committee
  • 1991–1994 Minister of State for European Affairs in the Federal Foreign Office
  • 1995–1999 Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Vienna
  • 1999–2003 Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Sofia
  • 2003–2006 Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Budapest
  • Honorary Senator of the Andrássy University in Budapest