Dr. Jördis Bürger

Canon since 2020

Domherrin Dr. Bürger

Born 3rd August 1972 in Dresden

Married, four children

Lives in Dresden

Education and career:

1992 – 1997 Studied law

1997 – 1999 Practical training at Oberlandesgericht Dresden / optional experience in France

2000 – 2006 Doctorate in state church law (s.c.l.)

2000 – 2005 Work in legal practice in Dresden

2005 – 2007 Legal work for Lutheran State Church of Saxony

Since 2007 Head of department for employment law and personnel matters, appointed senior advisor to state church / member of State Church Office

Further honorary positions:

Deputy member of board of VELKD (United Protestant Lutheran Church in Germany), general synod of VELKD and 12th Synod of the EKD

Since 2015 Member of legal committee of board of VELKD

Since 2008 Evangelische Zusatzversorgungskasse Darmstadt

2013 – 2016 Deputy member of administrative committee

2016 – Appointed member of supervisory board, member of constitutional committee of supervisory board

2019 – First deputy chair of supervisory board

Representative of student communities of Saxony in the Lutheran State Synod of Saxony (1994 to 1996)


Member of orchestra of Mozart-Verein zu Dresden e.V. and Dresdner Bläserphilharmonie e.V. (oboe)

Chair of board of Mozart-Verein zu Dresden e.V. (2000 to 2007)