The Presidium of Technische Universität Darmstadt
A Presidium, composed of a President, two male and one female Vice Presidents and a Chancellor, governs the autonomous Technische Universität Darmstadt. In the strategic development of the university, the Presidium consults closely with university bodies such as the University Council, the Senate, the University Assembly as well as the Departments and members of the university; it reports annually to the parliament of the Bundesland Hessen.
President Professor Dr. Hans Jürgen Prömel is responsible for the university’s strategy and structure, the appointment of new professors, quality management and international relations as well as for representing the university externally vis-à-vis policy-makers, society and other interested parties. More
Chancellor Dr. Manfred Efinger is in charge of the budget, human resources, property, physical infrastructure and legal matters. More
Vice President Professor Dr. Ralph Bruder is in charge of all tasks related to studies, teaching and young researchers as well as teacher training and the computer center. More
Vice President Professor Dr. Jürgen Rödel is in charge of research and the university library. More
Vice President Professor Dr.-Ing. Mira Mezini is in charge of knowledge and technology transfer as well as alumni activities. More