Warsaw September 19-22, 2021



A Conference of the Church in Central and Eastern Europe

Prof. Hans Zollner

Prof. Hans Zollner

Director of the Institute of Anthropology – Interdisciplinary Studies on Human Dignity and Care (IADC). Fr. Zollner, SJ, was Chair of the organizing committee for the Symposium “Towards Healing and Renewal” on the sexual abuse of minors (February 2012) and meeting of the presidents of bishops’ conferences and religious major superiors „Awarness and purification” (Fabruary 2019). Born in 1966 in Regensburg (Germany), he holds a Doctorate in Theology and is a licensed psychologist and psychotherapist. He was the chairman of the Child Protection Center at the Institute of Psychology at the Pontifical Gregorian University (2015-2021). Also he was a member of the Scientific Working Group of the Round Table on Sexual Violence Against Juveniles of the Federal Government of Germany. In 2018, Pope Francis appointed Fr. Zollner for a second term to the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors.