Dr. rer. nat., apl. Professorin

Doris Klee

Vice-Rector for Human Resources Management and Development

Doris Klee, Vice-Rector for Human Resources Management and Development at Copyright: © Peter Winandy


Schinkelstraße 2a

52062 Aachen


Phone: +49 241 80 94002
Fax Fax: +49 241 80 92102

Personal Assistants to the Appointments Officer

  1. Ramona Böing
  2. Susanne Jahnel
  3. Jonas Salz


The Vice-Rector for Human Resources Management and Development is responsible for the development and realization of measures that are part of the Human Resources Development Concept and Promotion of Young Professionals, taking equal opportunities and an appreciation for diversity into consideration. This includes responsibility for the sustainable establishment of family-friendly work and research structures. As the RWTH Aachen Appointment Officer she is also responsible for quality assurance and equal opportunities regarding appointment procedures.


Curriculum Vitae

Academic Degrees
2004 Appointment as Extraordinary Professor at RWTH Aachen University

Postdoctoral Lecturing Qualification / Venia Legendi in Macromolecular Chemistry from the Chair of Textile Chemistry and Macromolecular Chemistry at RWTH Aachen Universitx. Supervisor: Prof. Dr. H. Höcker. Title: "Improvement of the interface compatibility of polymers for the use as biomaterials".

1983 Doctoral Degree (Dr. rer.nat.) from DWI Interactive Materials at RWTH Aachen University. Supervisor: Prof. Dr. H. Zahn. Dissertation: New Methods for the Assessment of Weathered Wool."
01/1980 Degree in Chemistry from RWTH Aachen University (Dipl.-Chem.)
1973 bis 1980 Student of Chemistry at RWTH Aachen University
Since 10/2011 Vice-Rector for Human Resources Management and Development at RWTH Aachen University
Since 10/2011 Appointments Officer at RWTH
03/2010 to 09/2011 Equal Opportunities Officer at RWTH
2007 to 2012 Member of the Board of the Collaborative Research Center SFB-TRR 37 Micro- and Nanosystems in Medicine – Reconstruction of Biological Functions
2006 to 2011 Equal Opportunities Officer of the Chemistry division of the Faculty of Mathematics, Natural Sciences and Computer Science at RWTH
2003 to 2012 Coordinator of the DFG Research Training Group Biointerface - Detection and Control of Interface-Induced Biomolecular and Cellular Functions
1997 to 2012 Key Coordinator of the Competence Center for Biomaterials Aachen (bwA)
1986 to 2000 Establishment of a polymer-chemical lab at the RWTH Institute of Pathology;
Supervision of PhD theses at the Faculty of Medicina at RWTH Aachen
1986 to 2012 Establishment and Supervision of the Biomaterials division at the Chair of Textile Chemistry and Macromolecular Chemistry, RWTH Aachen University;
Supervision of final theses and PhD theses
Since 1983 Research Assistant at the Chair of Textile Chemistry and Macromolecular Chemistry, RWTH Aachen University
1979 Research Assistant at DWI Interactive Materials Research, Wool/Polymers Division
Professional Activities and Memberships
Since 02/2018 Chair of the CESAER "Human Resources Task Force“
Since 2017 Deputy Chair of the Advisory Board of Femtec GmbH
Since 2014 Media Commission of the LfM Media Authority of North Rhine-Westphalia
Since 10/2012 Board Member of the Macromolecular Chemistry Division of the Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker GHCh
Since 08/2012 Member of the External Scientific Advisory Board of the Interdisciplinary Center for Clinical Research (IZKF) at the University of Würzburg
Since 2010 Chair of the Board of Governors at ACTO (Aachen Centre of Technology Transfer in Ophthalmology), an RWTH-Affiliated Institute
Since 2001 Member of the Board of Examiners of the interdisciplinary Course of Study Biomedical Engineering
Since 1998 Member of the Board of Governors, Aachen Centre of Technology Transfer in Ophthalmology – ACTO (see Affiliated Institutes)

Award in the Medical Engineering Innovation Competition: "Implant for Small Tubular Bones and Method for the Treatment of Tubular Bone Fractures"

Born March 23,1955, in Würzburg; married to Johannes Klee, Dipl.-Ing.; one son: Philipp-Armand Klee