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Department of Studies

The Department of Studies is assigned to the Vice Dean for Teaching, Studies and Academic Reform. It manages the strategic and administrative processes and projects in the area of studies and teaching at the WiSo-Faculty:

  • Master Application and Admissions Management: Implementing, controlling and evaluating of the overall process, first level support of applicant enquiries and reviewing applications with regard to admission criteria.
  • Programme and Quality Management: Programme evaluating and developing new and existing study programmes including (re-)accreditations, strategic teaching controlling and administrative resource planning (as well as managing teaching loads and teaching assignments), processing the amendment of examination regulations and module handbooks, allocating Bachelor theses and seminars, second level support of student enquiries and coordinating higher education didactic services.
  • Faculty administration of the Campus Management System (KLIPS): managing event and teaching rooms as well as data bases, supporting students and counseling departments, (technical) coordinating of digital teaching concepts.
  • Student Service: counseling students and prospective students individually or in groups, coordinating the WiSo Student Service Point, providing information, developing counseling concepts, issuing of certificates and representing at fairs (further information can be found here)
  • Teaching Evaluation Centre: conducting teaching evaluations and further surveys, preparing the awarding of the Junior Teaching Award.

Furthermore, the Department of Studies coordinates the Study Advisory Board.

Department of Studies

Director of the Department of Studies

Dipl.-Region.-Wiss.(Lat.) Alice Anna Oeter

Building: 810 (Universitätsstraße 91)
Room: 1st floor

Phone: +49 221 470-5522
E-Mail: oeterSpamProtectionwiso.uni-koeln.de

Ms Alice Oeter is head of the Department of Studies, which evolved under her leadership from the Programme Management founded in 2009. In addition to representing the Vice Dean of Teaching, Studies and Academic reform, she is responsible for the strategic and content related project and process management of the WiSo Faculty's study and teaching area, as well as staffing and the organizational structure. In addition, she represents the Faculty in university-wide and intra-Faculty committees.

From 2017 to 2018, she also managed in a provisional capacity the Faculty's Student & Career Services. Moreover, she represented the Faculty at the Academy for the Professionalization of Teaching in Academic Networks (PLAN Academy) at the University of Cologne from 2017 to 2019. Since 2018 she has also been responsible for the WiSo Teaching Evaluation Centre and once again for Student Service, which has already been part of the Programme Management from 2009 to 2015.

Ms. Alice Oeter graduated from the diploma programme Regional Studies Latin America at the University of Cologne and worked as a student assistant and later as a research assistant at the Jean Monnet Chair of Political Science and European Affairs. In 2019 she successfully completed the EFMD Executive Academy "Leading with impact: oneself, others and successful programmes" in Miami.

Programme & Quality Management

Vice Head of Department of Studies
Senior Manager Programme & Quality Management

Dipl.-Volksw. Andreas Klöcker

Building: 810 (Universitätsstraße 91)
Room: 1st floor

Phone: +49 221 470-3997
E-Mail: kloecker(at)wiso.uni-koeln.de

Quality Assurance Curriculum Planning

Sebastian Kropp, M.Sc. 

Building: 810 (Universitätsstraße 91)
Room: 1st floor

Phone: +49 221 470-1851
E-Mail: kropp(at)wiso.uni-koeln.de

Undergraduate Programmes

Gerald Schmitz, M.A.

Building: 810 (Universitätsstraße 91)
Room: 1st floor

Phone: +49 221 470-5705
E-Mail: bachelor(at)wiso.uni-koeln.de

Dr. Stefanie Föbker

Building: 810 (Universitätsstraße 91)
Room: 1st floor

Phone: +49 221 470-1934
E-Mail: bachelor(at)wiso.uni-koeln.de

 

Graduate Programmes

Angelika Weiland, M.Sc.

Building: 810 (Universitätsstraße 91)
Room: 1st floor

Phone: +49 221 470-7961
E-Mail: master(at)wiso.uni-koeln.de

 

Kristina Schnitzler, B.Sc.

Building: 810 (Universitätsstraße 91)
Room: 1st floor

Phone: +49 221 470-89161
E-Mail: master(at)wiso.uni-koeln.de

Dipl.-Reg.-Wiss. Judith Wiemann

Building: 810 (Universitätsstraße 91)
Room: 1st floor

Phone: +49 221 470-89928
E-Mail: master(at)wiso.uni-koeln.de

Master Application and Admission Management

Senior Manager Master Application and Admission Management

Angelika Weiland, M.Sc.

Building: 810 (Universitätsstraße 91)
Room: 1st floor

Phone: +49 221 470-1934
E-Mail: wiso-zulassung(at)uni-koeln.de

Steffi Frommhold, M.A.

Building: 810 (Universitätsstraße 91)
Room: 1st floor

Phone: +49 221 470-5910
E-Mail: wiso-zulassung(at)uni-koeln.de

WiSo-KLIPS-Administration

Senior Manager WiSo-KLIPS-Administration

Dipl.-Geogr. Joss Wobser

Building: 810 (Universitätsstraße 91)
Room: 1st floor

Phone: +49 221 470-1933
E-Mail: klips-wiso(at)uni-koeln.de

Dipl.-Geogr. Peter Heimes

Building: 810 (Universitätsstraße 91)
Room: 1st floor

Phone: +49 221 470-4669
E-Mail: klips-wiso(at)uni-koeln.de

Evaluation Centre

Senior Manager Evaluation Centre

Gerald Schmitz, M.A.

Building : 810 (Universitätsstraße 91)
Room: 1st floor

Phone: +49 221 470-5705
E-Mail: evaluationszentrum(at)uni-koeln.de

Student Service

Senior Manager Study Sercivecenter

Carina Piek, M.Sc. 

Building: 101BT3 (Universitätsstraße 24)
Room: Ground floor, Room-No. 0.305

Phone: +49 221 470-8818
E-Mail: Online Request Portal

Dipl. Hdl. Nicole Kienel

Building: 101BT3 (Universitätsstraße 24)
Room: Ground floor, Room-No. 0.305

Phone: +49 221 470-8818
E-Mail: Online Request Portal

Patrick Schroeder, M.Sc.

Building: 101BT3 (Universitätsstraße 24)
Room: Ground floor, Room-No. 0.305

Phone: +49 221 470-8818
E-Mail: Online Request Portal

Inken Host

Building: 101BT3 (Universitätsstraße 24)
Room: ground floor, Room no. 0.305

Phone: +49 221 470-8818
E-Mail:  Online Request Portal

Student Assistants

Programme & Quality Management: Johanna Liebe, Christina Klever

Application and Admission Management: Johanna Draeger-Gebhard

KLIPS: Sebastian Winterhagen, Antonia Weber

Evaluation Centre: Karen Rückert, Nathalie Spellerberg

Student Service: Kai Nora Fuis, Nataly Kurz, Malte Johanns

Academic and Programme Directors