Board of Governors

The Board of Governors guides the university, is responsible for its strategic vision, makes structure and development planning decisions and suggests measures which will improve the reputation, performance and competitiveness of the university. It oversees the management of the university by the Board of Executives. The Board of Governors can make its standpoint on strategic matters affecting the university known to the Ministry of Education at any time and the Ministry of Education can seek the opinion of the Board of Governors.

 

Structure of the Board of Governors

External members:

  • Prof. Dr. Hanns-Peter Knaebel, Roechling Unternehmensgruppe (Chair)
  • Erika Faust, Job Centre Villingen-Schwenningen/Rottweil
  • Alexandra Laufer-Müller, AP&S International
  • Michelle Rowbotham, Endress + Hauser
  • Dr. Lothar Ulsamer, Daimler AG
  • Dirk Schallock

Internal members

  • Dr. Katharina Buß
  • Prof. Dr. Ullrich Dittler
  • Prof. Dr. Monika Frey-Luxemburger
  • Prof. Dr. Markus Hoch (Deputy Chair)
  • Prof. Jörg Johannsen

Representatives from the Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts:

  • RD Frederic Gellert, Baden-Württemberg Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts

Equal Oppportunities Representative:

  • Prof. Dr. Marianne Andres

Non-voting members:

  • Prof. Dr. Rolf Schofer, Rector
  • Prof. Dr. Edgar Jäger, Vice-President
  • Prof. Dr. Michael Lederer, Vice-President
  • Prof. Dr. Ulrich Mescheder, Vice-President
  • Birgit Rimpo-Repp, Head of Administration