Vita Pascal Sadaune

Pascal Sadaune, M.A., born in 1980, studied Political Science, Philosophy and Law at the Ruprecht-Karls-University of Heidelberg and graduated with a Master's degree in 2006.

From 2004 to 2007, he was a staff member at the central project of the DFG-funded research group: "International Competitiveness and Innovative Capacity of Universities and Research Organizations - New Forms of Governance" at the German Research Institute for Public Administration Speyer (FÖV) and from 2007 to 2009, he was an officer in the group "Personnel, Law, Organization" of the German Research Foundation (DFG) as well as program officer for the DFG forum "Higher Education and Science Management". From 2009 to 2018, Mr. Sadaune held various positions (project manager, division manager, co-head of continuing education, deputy managing director, and most recently acting managing director) for the Center for Science Management (ZWM) e.V. Speyer. From 2018 to 2021, he was Head of the Service Center Strategy, Research and Integrated Transfer (previously: Service Center Research, IT & Strategic Innovation) (SFI) and Head of the Strategy & Planning Division at Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel (CAU).

Since September 2021, Mr. Sadaune is Administrative Director at the Leibniz Institut für Verbundwerkstoffe GmbH.


Pascal Sadaune

Administrative Director


  • Certified Systemic Coach and Change Manager: Institute for the Development of Personal and Interpersonal Competencies (INeKO) at the University of Cologne, Center for Organizational Development and Coaching (ZOE+C), 2014