Currently the scientific leadership is held by Prof Dr. Claudia Quaiser-Pohl.
She is professor for developmental psychology and psychologic diagnostic at the Institute of Psychology of the University of Koblenz-Landau. Her research focuses mainly on spatial cognition (development, diagnostics, gender differences), advancement of cognitive capabilities especially mathematical, and the promotion of women in STEM.
Her duties as the scientific lead of the Ada-Lovelace-Projekt include representing the project at national and international conferences and conventions as well as scientific consultation, e.g. on evaluations and the project’s strategic focus.