09 Nov 2022
Ulla Engelmann appointed as JRC Director for ‘Nuclear Safety and Security'
On 9 November 2022, the European Commission decided to appoint Ulla Engelmann as Director for ‘Nuclear Safety and Security' at the Joint Research Centre (JRC). The JRC`s scientific work in the nuclear safety and security area addresses key scientific and technological aspects associated with present and future societal needs and challenges. The date of appointment will be determined at a later stage. In her new capacity, Ulla Engelmann, a German national, will be leading the implementation of the JRC Euratom Research and Training Programme and the maintenance and dissemination of nuclear competences in Europe to support all EU Member States. She will also be responsible for managing the Karlsruhe Site in Germany. Currently, Ulla Engelmann is the Head of Unit for ´Industrial Forum, Alliances and Clusters´ at the Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs.