Bavarian State Ministry of Science and the Arts

Main address:
Salvatorplatz 2
80333 Munich
Telephone: +49 (0)89 2186-0

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Dr Rolf-Dieter Jungk, Ministerial Director, Bavarian State Ministry of Science and the Arts

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