Office of the Dean

The office of the dean is the centre of the faculty’s organizational and administrative operations. By following this link, you can find contact information for the faculty’s selected representatives.

The Dean

Prof. Dr. Markus Behmer


Professorship for Communication Studies with a focus on Empirical Communicator Research



Term: Oct. 1, 2015 - Sep. 30, 2019

The dean represents the faculty in dealings with the university’s other academic and administrative bodies and in matters of external relevance. Most importantly, he is the official contact person for the university’s Board of Management and is a member of the Extended Board of Management. The dean presides over faculty committee meetings and is responsible for implementing the resolutions issued therein. Furthermore, he manages the faculty’s finances and other resources.