Klaus Herbers was elected President of the UAI at the virtual General Assembly held on November 17, 2021.
Klaus Herbers is a German historian specializing in medieval history. He taught as Professor of Medieval History and Auxiliary sciences of History at Erlangen‐Nürnberg University. He specializes in the history of Spain and the papacy in the High Middle Ages. His other fields of research are pilgrimage and hagiography. He is the director of UAI Project No. 75: Epistolae Pontificum Romanorum.