Portrait Photo of Prof. Oliver Günther Ph.D. (Photo: Soeren Stache)

Professor Oliver Günther, Ph.D.

President of the University of Potsdam

HRK Vice-President for Governance, Teaching and Learning

YearEvent
1984Diplom, Industrial Engineering. Universität (TH) Karlsruhe
1985M.S. in Computer Science, University of California at Berkeley
1987Ph.D. in Computer Science, University of California at Berkeley
1988-1989Assistant Professor of Computer Science, University of California at Santa Barbara
1989-1993Senior Researcher and Department Head, FAW Ulm
since 1989Visiting faculty appointments at ESMT in Berlin, the École Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications and the Pôle universitaire Léonard-de-Vinci in Paris, UC Berkeley, and the University of Cape Town
1993-2011Professor of Information Systems, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
2005-2012Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
since 2012President of the University of Potsdam
2012-2014President of the German Informatics Society
2012President of the University of Potsdam
since 2017Jury member, Voltaire Prize for Tolerance, International Understanding and Respect for Differences
2018Elected to the National Academy of Science and Engineering acatech
since 2019Chairman of the Jury, Berlin Brandenburg Innovation Award
since 12/2020HRK Vice-President für Governance, Teaching and Learning