Prof. Dr. Martin Faulstich

Senior Fellow


Prof. Dr. Martin Faulstich has been head of the German Advisory Council on the Environment (SRU) since 2006. Since January 2013, Dr. Martin Faulstich is Professor of Environmental and Energy Technology at Clausthal University of Technology and Director of the CUTEC Institute of Environmental Technology. From 2000-2012, Dr. Martin Faulstich was Professor of Resource and Energy Technology at the Technische Universität München and Director of Straubing Center of Science for Renewable Resources. He served as Chairman of the Board of the ATZ Development Center in Sulzbach-Rosenberg, Germany, an independent research institute developing processes and materials for the decentralized generation of energy from biomass and waste. He formerly held a Professorship for Waste Treatment and Recycling at the Technische Universität München. His work focuses now on renewable energy systems, resource efficiency and strategies for a sustainable industrial society.