Three vice presidents support the President in managing the university. They occupy their office in addition to a partially reduced course load.

Prof. Christina Zitzmann

Prof. Christina Zitzmann is

  • Representative of the President
  • Voting member of the University Management and the Extended Executive Board
  • Professor of Social Work at the Faculty of Social Sciences
  • Member of the violence prevention team

 

The Vice President for Academic Affairs and Professional Development is responsible for the following:

  • Studies (accreditation and quality assurance of degree programmes, scholarships, and awards)
  • Teaching (Committee for Studies and Teaching, Research and Innovation Laboratory for Digital Teaching, Center for Teaching and Learning, educational research competition, Virtual University of Bavaria)
  • Professional development (OHM Professional School, part-time degree programme for professionals, certified programmes, and conferences)
Photo: Melanie Scheller

Prof. Tilman Botsch

Prof. Tilman Botsch is

  • an official representative of the President
  • a voting member of the University Management and the Extended Executive Board
  • Chair of the Committee for Research and Development
  • a professor of heat and mass transfer and fluid mechanics in the Faculty of Process Engineering

 

The Vice President for Research and Transfer is responsible for the following areas:

  • promoting internal research
  • establishing and development of the university’s institutes and Competence Centers
  • research and technology transfer
  • reinforcing the university’s strength in third-party funds
Photo: Melanie Scheller

Prof. Uwe Mummert

Prof. Uwe Mummert is

  • an official representative of the President
  • a voting member of the University Management and the Extended Executive Board
  • a professor of economics in the Faculty of Business Administration 

 

The Vice President for Internationalization is responsible for developing and implementing the university’s Internationalization Strategy.

 

 

Photo: Melanie Scheller

Office of the Vice Presidents

Name Contact
Elisabeth Hummel Elisabeth Hummel