PersonProf. Dr. rer. nat.
Vice-Rector for Teaching and Learning
- Phone: +49 241 80 94525
In addition to implementing the Excellent Teaching institutional strategy, the Vice-Rector for Teaching and Learning is also responsible for the quality and organization of studies and teaching. He is Chair of the Committee for Quality Management in Teaching and of the Council of Deans of Academic Affairs and has regular meetings with the faculty administrations and student representative bodies.
Particular focus is placed on the quality assurance for teaching and learning and the official accreditation of quality assurance processes for the University's courses of study.
|01/1981:||Diplom degree in Mathematics (Minor: Business Administration), University of Münster|
|12/1983:||Doctorate in Pure Mathematics|
|02/1981 – 09/1983:||Student Research Assistant at the University of Münster|
|10/1983 – 03/1986:||Research Assistant at the University of Münster|
|04/1986 – 09/1989:||Assistant Professor at the University of Münster|
|02/1987 – 04/1987:||Visiting Professor at Panjab University, Chandigarh, and at the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Bombay|
|09/1987 – 06/1988:||Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of California, San Diego|
|10/1989 – 08/1993:||Lecturer at the University of Münster|
|10/1989 – 09/1996:||Guest Lecturer at the University of Hagen|
|Since 09/1993:||University Professor and Holder of Chair A of Mathematics at RWTH Aachen University|
|10/2000 - 10/2004:||Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science and Natural Sciences|
|10/2006 - 09/2008:||Spokesperson for the professorate of RWTH Aachen University|
|Since 09/2008||Vice-Rector for Teaching and Learning at RWTH Aachen University|
|Born in 1955 in Ostbevern; married, one son|