Karim Khakzar

Professor Dr. Karim Khakzar

President of Fulda University of Applied Sciences

Spokesman of the Universities of Applied Sciences within the HRK
HRK-Vice-President for Interfaces in the Higher Education System

1960 Born in Stuttgart, Germany
1980 - 1986 Diplom-Ingenieur degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Stuttgart, Germany
1986-1991 Assistant at the Institute for Network and System Theory at the University of Stuttgart, Germany
1991 Doktor-Ingenieur (PhD) degree from University of Stuttgart, Germany
1991-1994 Alcatel SEL AG, Stuttgart, Germany, System engineer for telecommunication
1994-1996 Alcatel Telecom, Zaventem, Belgium, company-wide coordination and management of development and standardization activities in telecommunication
since 1996 Professor at Fulda University of Applied Sciences in the faculty of Computer Science, Germany
1998-2004 Scientific director of the Institute for Digital Media and Communication GmbH, Fulda, Germany
2000-2004 Course Director Master of Science in Electronic Business
2003-2004 Dean of the faculty of Computer Science
2004-2008 Vice President for research and development of Fulda University of Applied Science
since 2008 President of Fulda University of Applied Sciences
2013-2015 Spokesman of the Hessian Universities of Applied Sciences
since 2016 Member of the working group „Cooperative Promotions“ in the HRK
since 8/2016 HRK Vice-President for Interfaces in the Higher Education System, Spokesman of the Universities of Applied Sciences within the HRK