Dr. Arne Zerbst, HRK Vice-President (Photo: David Ausserhofer)

Dr. Arne Zerbst

President of Muthesius University of Fine Arts and Design in Kiel

HRK Vice-President for Cooperation Culture in the Higher Education System and Affairs of Universities of the Arts

Since 12/2023HRK Vice-President
10/2023Re-elected Deputy Chair of the Schleswig-Holstein State Rectors' Conference from 01/2024
Since 2021Since 2021: Speaker of the KHK (Art Schools Conference, formerly RKK - Rectors’ conference of German Universities of Art)
Since 2014President of the Muthesius University of Fine Arts and Design
2010 - 2013Permanent lectureship at the Faculty of Philosophy Philosophy of Science and Religious Studies at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
2010 - 2013Scientific Secretary (Managing Director) of the Commission of the Publication of Schelling´s Writings at the Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities in Munich
2002-2010Research Assistant at the Institute for Art Studies (in the subject of philosophy) at Braunschweig University of Art (with interruption 2004)
2008Doctoral Degree at the Technische Universität Braunschweig
2001 - 2008Advisory Board of the Braunschweig Literature Festival „seitenweise“
2001Contract with the Museum of Cultural History Magdeburg: Conception and realisation of the guided tour service as part of the exhibition "Otto the Great. Magdeburg and Europe".
1999 - 2001Collaboration on a research project funded by the Gerda Henkel Fundation at Braunschweig University of Art for the edition of the literary estate of Wilhelm Worringer
1990 - 1999Studies of Philosophy, minoring in Art History and German Literatur at the Technische Universität Braunschweig, graduating with a Magister Artium degree