+++ Due to the coronavirus pandemic there are no lectures at the campus of HMKW at least until April 20th. Nevertheless the online-campus will start on 6th of April. You can still apply for the sommer semester 2020 and start in April. +++

Department of Journalism and Communication Teaching Staff


  • 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




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)


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


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


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


Philosophy: epistemology and recursive functions

Programming: XML and Java