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IPN - Leibniz-Institut für die Pädagogik der
Naturwissenschaften und Mathematik
an der Universität Kiel

Olshausenstraße 62
24118 Kiel – Germany

Phone: +49 (0)431 - 880 5084

The Leibniz Institute for Science and Mathematics Education at the University of Kiel is a foundation under public law. It is legally represented by the Managing Scientific Director Prof. Dr. Olaf Köller and the Managing Administrative Director Dr. Uwe Lemburg (temporary).

The supervisory authority is the Ministry of Science of the State of Schleswig-Holstein.
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