Dr. Jörg Morré has been Director of the German-Russian Museum in Berlin-Karlshorst since 2009. He is a member of the scientific advisory board of the German War Graves Commission and the German-Russian Historians' Commission. Starting in 1996, he was a research associate at the memorial sites Sachsenhausen and Bautzen. Following his study trips to Leningrad and Moscow, he received his Ph.D. at the Chair of Eastern European History of Ruhr-University Bochum. For a short time, he worked as a teacher. Jörg Morré studied history, Russian language and literature, and educational science at the Free University of Berlin and the University of Hamburg. He was born in Berlin in 1964.