Support Association - About the Association

The "Verein zur Förderung des Instituts für Wasserbau und Wasserwirtschaft der Technischen Universität Darmstadt e. V." (short: IWW support association) is a registered association whose aim is to support research and teaching at the Institute IWW.

This is how the promotion is realized:

  • Hosting the DAWAKO
  • Rewarding excellent theses via the annual IWW prizes
  • Informing experts about research results in the publication series WasserJahr
  • Publication of scientific papers
  • Provision of teaching aids
  • Subsidies for scientific work, to supplement equipment and subject-specific study trips


Statutes of the association (German version) (opens in new tab)

Board of Directors

Chairman (external) Dr.-Ing. Andreas Wetzstein
Vice Chairman (external) Prof. Dr.-Ing. Steffen Heusch
Vice Chairman (external) Dr.-Ing. Thomas Kraus
Board member (external) Dr.-Ing. Dirk Jelinek (Björnsen Beratende Ingenieure)
Board member (institute member) Prof. Dr.-Ing. Boris Lehmann
Board member (institute member) Prof. Dr. Britta Schmalz
Board member (institute member) Dr.-Ing. Jens-Uwe Wiesemann
Board member (institute member) Lidia Nersissian M.Sc.

Association Partners

BGS Wasser

UNGER Ingenieure

Sparkasse Darmstadt

BCE Björnsen Beratende Ingenieure

GIP Grundwasser-Ingenieur-Planung Dresden

Eiffage Infra-Bau GmbH Düsseldorf

Schweiger + Scholz Ingenieurpartnerschaft