A Legal Affairs department has been established to assist the vice chancellor in handling legal matters.

Dr. Katharina Paukner

Tasks:

Head of the Legal Affairs department.

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Dr.

Katharina Ernstberger

Areas of responsibility:

Responsible for legal advising on the initiation of joint projects under public research funding, contract research, services, and collaborations under university regulations; review and creation of contracts in which Nuremberg Tech is a contracting party (administrative contracts), implementation of the “Hochschulinnovationsgesetz”

Evelyn Haupt

Areas of responsibility:

Responsible for calculating capacity and reduced hours, corruption prevention, internal auditing activities, and advising on accounting separation with a focus on academic professional development

Evelyn Haupt Evelyn Haupt

Werner Heinritz

Areas of responsibility:

Responsible for matters concerning employment law, incl. collective bargaining law, classification, and disciplinary proceedings

Werner Heinritz Werner Heinritz

Theresa Kittel

Areas of responsibility:

Responsible for the Technische Hochschule Nürnberg as an organization (constitution, election regulations, collaborations, “Hochschulinnovationsgesetz”, and institute bylaws) and administrative contracts

Anna Thiel Anna Thiel

Norbert Keppel

Areas of responsibility:

Responsible for contract law and the legal processing of applied research and development topics.

Lucia Scharbatke

Areas of responsibility:

Responsible for the range of topics related to academic affairs including bylaws or statutes, study and examination regulations, admission regulations, appeals and claims related to studying or degree programmes, and copyright