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Department of Journalism and Communication Teaching Staff

Teaching

  • Introduction to Scientific Reasoning and Writing
  • Media Technology
  • Mass Media

Research and Teaching Focus

  • Philosophy of Science
  • Information and Media Technology
  • Online Journalism

Curriculum Vitae

Education

1980s

 

Philosophy, German Studies and Fine Arts at RWTH Aachen University, Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, Heidelberg University; degrees: 1st and 2nd State Examination, Dr. phil. (PhD)

1994

Award: best dissertation of the philosophical faculty at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf

Work Experience

Since 2009

 

Founding member, Professor and President at HMKW University of Applied Sciences for Media, Communication and Business, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt

2004-2015

Head Master at Berufskolleg für Medienberufe (state-acknowledged vocational school), Cologne

1990-2009

Lecturer at IIR Frankfurt, Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft Munich, Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, and at FHM Bielefeld

Publications

Philosophy: epistemology and recursive functions

Programming: XML and Java