Faculty Council and Committees

Faculty council

The faculty council gives advices and makes decisions about the faculty's businesses of fundamental importance.

Professors
Prof. Dr. Maria Wimmer
Prof. Dr. Hannes Frey
Prof. Dr. Steffen Staab
Prof. Dr. Matthias Gouthier
Prof. Dr. Karin Harbusch
J.- Prof. Dr. Kai Lawonn
JProf. Dr. Mario Schaarschmidt
Prof. Dr. Petra Schubert
Prof. Dr. Susan Williams
Scientific associates
Dr. Volker Riediger
Florian Schwade
Dr. Matthias Thimm
Non-scientific associates
Brigitte Jung
Students
Patrik Eßer (patrik@uni-koblenz.de)
Aaron Görgen (goergen@uni-koblenz.de)
Stefan Hill (shill@uni-koblenz.de)
Michael Monschau (mmonschau@uni-koblenz.de)

The faculty's equal rights representatives

Dr. Kornelia van der Beek

Rules of procedure

Geschäftsordnung des FBR des FB4 (PDF, 54 Kb) (german version)

Library committee

The library committee makes decisions about the faculty's allocation of funds regarding to purchases of literature and is closely related to the library management.

Professors
Prof. Dr. Viorica Sofronie-Stokkermans (Vorsitz)
J.- Prof. Dr. Kai Lawonn
Prof. Dr. Susan P. Williams
Scientific associates
Johannes H. Glitsch
Non-scientific associates
Silke Werger
Students
Stefan Hill

Examination committee

The audit committee makes decisions about the interpretation of various auditing regulations in cases of misinterpretation, incoming complaints regarding a third attempt of exams for the intermediate diploma and all the matters for which the auditing regulation has to be consulted.

Professors
Prof. Dr. Jan Jürjens (chair)
Prof. Dr. Klaus Diller (deputy chair)
Prof. Dr. Petra Schubert
Prof. Dr. Dieter Zöbel
Scientific associates
Jens Bürger
Non-scientific associates
Cornelia Mc Stay
Students
Mara Vogt
Advising members
Dr. Volker Riediger (scientific associate)
Leonie Franken (student)

More information about the audit committee can be found on the auditing's information web page.

PhD committee

If a doctoral candidate has completed his dissertation, he submits it to the promotion committee. Afterwards, the promotion committee will examine his dissertation and decides about conferring a doctorate on him or not. Therefor, the promotion committee convokes a doctoral examination and the doctoral candidate has to present and defense his dissertation university-wide. Afterwards, the private oral examination follows.

The promotion committee consists of members of the faculty council according to §3 in the doctoral guidelines (currently in German only).

More information about the promotion can be found here (currently in German only).

Professors
Prof. Dr. Maria A. Wimmer (Vorsitz)
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dietrich Paulus
JProf. Dr. Mario Schaarschmidt
Prof. Dr. Steffen Staab
Prof. Dr. Susan Williams
Scientific associates
Dr. Sebastian Eberz
Dr. Claudia Schon Claudia Schon
Non-scientific associates
N.N.
Students
Thorsten Gräber

Committee for Study and Teaching,
Internal commission for quality assurance and development (FASL)

Between 2004 and 2005, new courses of study for bachelor and master were conceived by the Expert committee for Study and Teaching. As a part of the structural commission which formed these new courses of study, the Expert committee for Study and Teaching ensures the teachings in the faculty and, if necessary, picks up occurred organizational problems.

Professors
Prof. Dr. Hannes Frey (Vorsitz)
Prof. Dr. Matthias Gouthier
Prof. Dr. Stefan Müller
Prof. Dr. Patrick Delfmann
Scientific associates
Dr. Volker Riediger
Dr. Matthias Thimm
Non-scientific associates
Nicole Heinzen
Students
Christopher Latz
Susanne Dötsch

Heads of institutes

Institutes are the smallest organizational units of the university led by a head of institute which determines its leader and makes important decisions about issues within the institute itself that have to be voted for. This includes the resource allocation and organization of the teachings for both the future and acute concerns inside the institute.

Computational Visualistics

Professors
JProf. Dr. Kai Lawonn
Scientific associates
Denis Memmesheimer
Students
Leonie Franken

Computer Science

Professors
Prof. Dr. Viorica Sofronie-Stokkermans
Scientific associates
Dr. Volker Riediger
Advising students
Maurice Bell

Software Technology

Professors
Prof. Dr. Jan Jürjens
Scientific associates
Dr. Volker Riediger
Students
Jan Dillenberger

Web Science and Technologies

Professors
Prof. Dr. Steffen Staab
Scientific associates
N.N.
Students
Amir Reza Javaher Dasht

Management

Professors
Prof. Dr. Matthias Gouthier
Scientific associates
Dr. Sebastian Eberz
Students
Thorsten Gräber

IS Research

Professors
Prof. Dr. Petra Schubert
Scientific associates
Florian Schwade
Students
Christopher Latz

Further representatives

Decentralised women's representative
Dr. Kornelia van der Beek
Representative for room organization
Prof. Dr. Karin Harbusch
Representative for faculty association
Prof. Dr. Hannes Frey
Representative for the German research committee's concerns
Prof. Dr. Ulrich Furbach
Representative for the faculty's marketing
Prof. Dr. Matthias Gouthier
Representative for internationalisation
Dr. Ulrich Wechselberger
Controller for data protection
cf. the university-wide representatives
Ombudswoman campus Koblenz for good scientific practice
Prof. Dr. Maria A. Wimmer