99 Staff Members

Field of Study
Position

A

Stefanie Ackermann

Visual Communication

Grafik-Designerin

Rolf Ahmon

rolf.ahmon@merz-akademie.de

+49 (0)711 268 66-62

Technical Staff

Wolfgang Augustin

wolfgang.augustin@merz-akademie.de

+49 (0)711 268 66-57

Technical Manager

Tilman Aumüller

Film and Video

B

Claudia Basrawi

Department of Theory

Autorin

Ina Bauer

Visual Communication

Diplom-Designerin (FH)

Michael Baur

Film and Video

michael.baur@merz-akademie.de

+49 (0)711 268 66-63

Sound engineer and music/audio producer. Lectures in postproduction and sound design and supports teaching and projects in the field of film and video.

Dr. Wilhelm Beermann

Department of Theory

Research author. Teaches media theory and colloquium.

Prof. Joost Bottema

Visual Communication

Victor S. Brigola

Visual Communication

victor.brigola@merz-akademie.de

+49 (0)711 268 66-44

Photographer. Supervises the photo studio, lectures in photographic technology and supports teaching and projects in the production of analogue and digital photographic works.

Ursula Bub

info@merz-akademie.de

+49 (0)711 268 66-0

Secretary's Office

Jarek Bujny

Visual Communication

PhD, academic lecturer at the Faculty of Art at the University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn, active graphic designer, illustrator, creator of socially engaged posters, curator.

C

Filipa César

Department of Theory

Künstlerin, Filmemacherin

Florian Clewe

Visual Communication

Visual Artist

Ania Corcilius

Visual Communication

Artist

D

Stefan Dinter

Visual Communication

(Comic) Illustrator, Publisher

Prof. Mario Doulis

New Media

Dr. Iris Dressler

Master

Direktorin Württembergischer Kunstverein

Prof. Michael Dreyer

Visual Communication

E

Sandra Ebert

Library

Judith Engel

Department of Theory

Kulturjournalistin, Autorin

Murat Erduhan

murat.erduhan@merz-akademie.de

+49 (0)711 268 66 49

Rental

F

Philip Fricker

Crossmedia Publishing

Regisseur, Autor, Konzepter und Filmemacher

Martin Fritz

Rectorate

Jörg Frohnmayer

New Media

G

Ted Gaier

Film and Video

Mitbegründer der Band Die Goldenen Zitronen, Musikproduzent, Theaterschaffender, Regisseur

Chloé Galibert-Laîné

Crossmedia Publishing

Filmemacherin

Andreas Geiger

Film and Video

Filmmaker

Armin Geisenfelder

Network Administrator

Alexandros Giannakidis

New Media

Fabian Gligor

New Media

Consultant UI / UX (New Media B.A., Strategische Gestaltung M.A.)

Heide Grehl

Crossmedia Publishing

Journalistin

Stefan Grünenwald

Rectorate

Executive Director, Managing Director

Christian Günzler

Film and Video

Screenplay Writer

H

Birgit Haasen

birgit.haasen@merz-akademie.de

+49 (0)711 268 66-47

Head of International Office

Alexander Hacke

Film and Video

Mitglied der Gruppe Einstürzende Neubauten, Musiker, Musikproduzent, Komponist

Marcus Haffner

Visual Communication

marcus.haffner@merz-akademie.de

+49 (0)711 268 66-67

Media Designer. Manages the Printlab, supports teaching and projects in print and Visual Communication.

Melanie Harzendorf

presse@merz-akademie.de

+49 (0)711 268 66-77

Press and Public Relations

Martina Heinzelmann

Accounting

Bernhard Herbordt

New Media

Theaterregisseur

Ellen Herrmann

Referent of the Rectorate

Joachim Herter

Visual Communication

joachim.herter@merz-akademie.de

+49 (0)711 268 66-51

Screen Printer. Supervises the printing workshop, teaches in the field of screen printing and supports student projects in the production of print projects.

Yvy Heußler

Visual Communication

yvy.heussler@merz-akademie.de

+49 (0)711 268 66-69

Publications, Event Management, supports teaching in the field of Visual Communication.

I

Hossam Ibrahim

hossam.ibrahim@merz-akademie.de

+49 (0)711 268 66-48

Technical Staff

K

Sanne Kabalt

Visual Communication

Fotografin

Volko Kamensky

Film and Video

Filmemacher, bildender Künstler, Autor

Uwe Kassai

Film and Video

Graduate Film Maker, Director, Producer.

Guntram Kiefer

guntram.kiefer@merz-akademie.de

+49 (0)711 268 66-66

Technical Support

Isabell Kiefhaber

Visual Communication

Layouterin

Prof. Dr. Ralf Kitzberger

Department of Theory

Since 2011 Honorary Professor in media and copyright law. Attorney at law.

Stefanie Kloss

Visual Communication

Diplom Designerin (FH), Software Trainerin (Adobe CC)

Stefan Krappitz

New Media

Diplom-Designer

Sebastian Kremser

sebastian.kremser@merz-akademie.de

+49 (0)711 268 66-50

Network Administrator

L

Andreas Langen

Visual Communication

Photographer

Prof. Kevin B. Lee

Crossmedia Publishing

Julia Lenzmann

Visual Communication

Prof. Olia Lialina

New Media

Willy Löbl

Film and Video

Fotograf, Creative Director (Designstudio Frischvergiftung)

Lukas Ludwig

Crossmedia Publishing

Kurator

M

Johanna Markert

Crossmedia Publishing

freie Künstlerin und Kuratorin, Leitung Kunstverein anorak

Marianna Maruyama

Crossmedia Publishing

Künstlerin

Diana McCarty

Department of Theory

Künstlerin, Filmemacherin

Florian Model

Crossmedia Publishing

Leitung Kunstverein anorak

Melanie Mohren

New Media

Theaterregisseurin

Petra Müller

Library

N

Nadine Naumann

New Media

Irmela Nothdurft

Film and Video

irmela.nothdurft@merz-akademie.de

+49 (0)711 268 66-53

Dipl.-Ing., lectures in digital montage and supports teaching and projects in the field of Film and Video.

O

Marisa Olson

New Media

Künstlerin, Medienwissenschaftlerin

Prof. Peter Ott

Film and Video

P

Maximilian Pfisterer

New Media

Kommunikationsdesigner, Creative Director (Designstudio Frischvergiftung)

Hortense Pisano

Department of Theory

Kunstkritikerin, Kuratorin

Kay Plößer

New Media

Softwareentwicklung und Informationstechnologie

Kay Prühs

New Media

Dipl. Designer (FH)

Q

Prof. Dr. David Quigley

Department of Theory, Master

R

Karin Rebbert

Department of Theory

Kulturwissenschaftlerin

Dr. Jürgen Riethmüller

Department of Theory

S

Regina Sarreiter

Master

Katja Schloz

Visual Communication

Dipl. Kommunikationsdesignerin

Lorenz Schmider

New Media

Maren Schmohl

Rectorate

maren.schmohl@merz-akademie.de

+49 (0)711 268 66-20

Vice Rector

Jitske Schols

Visual Communication

Fotografin

Volker Schrank

Visual Communication

Photographer

Daniel Schreiber

Film and Video

Motion Designer, Art Director

Sabine Schröder

merz alumni e.V.

Andreas Schuller

New Media

Fraunhofer IAO Leiter Team Interaktionsdesign und –technologien

Prof. Dr. Eckart Seith

Department of Theory

Lawyer

Stefan Silvestri

Visual Communication

Dozent für Grafikdesign

Annette Spreer

studienbuero@merz-akademie.de

+49 (0)711 268 66-25

Admissions Office

Jörn Staeger

Film and Video

Jasmin Stiegler

presse@merz-akademie.de

+49 (0)711 268 66-78

Dipl. Germ. (Univ.), Press and Public Relations

T

Negar Tahsili

Film and Video

Filmemacherin, Künstlerin

Torsten Truscheit

Film and Video

W

Edgar Walthert

Visual Communication

Grafik-Designer

Dr. David Weber

Department of Theory

Daniel Weber

New Media

Benjamin Wingert

New Media

Birgit Wittemann

Film and Video

Theater- und Filmwissenschaftlerin

Z

Frauke Zabel

Department of Theory

Dr. Anke Zechner

Department of Theory

Filmwissenschaftlerin