Administration and Institutions

University Governance

Vice President for Technology and Innovation

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Guido Wirtz

  • born December 29th, 1958
  • married, three children

Current Position

  • Chair of Practical Computer Science (Head of the Distributed Systems Group) since 07/2002
  • Vice-President for Technology and Innovation, University of Bamberg, since 10/2012
  • Member of the Chief Information Office, University of Bamberg, since 01/2007
  • Chairman of the Board of Bavarian CIOs, Universität Bayern e.V., since 07/2011

Education and Degrees

  • 1978: Secondary School Leaving Examination (Abitur), Wittlich
  • 1985: Diploma degree in Computer Science, University of Bonn
  • 1990: PhD (Dr. rer. nat.) in Computer Science, University of Bonn
  • 1995 Habilitation (venia legendi) in Computer Science, University of Siegen

Career History

  • 1985 to 1990: Research and Teaching Assistant, Computer Science Institute, University of Bonn
  • 1990 to 1995: Postdoc position (‘Oberingenieur’), Dept. of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Siegen
  • 1994: Guest Professor (Lehrstuhlvertretung), Dept. of Mathematics , University of Giessen
  • 1994 to 1995: Guest Professor (Lehrstuhlvertretung), Dept. of Mathematics, University of Münster
  • 1996 to 2002: Associate Professor (C3), Dept. of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Münster
  • Since 2002: Full Professor of Practical Computer Science, Faculty of Information Systems and Applied Computer Science, University of Bamberg
  • 2007 to 2009: Dean of the Faculty of Information Systems and Applied Computer Science, University of Bamberg
  • since 2010: Member of the Board of Bavarian CIOs, Universität Bayern e.V.
  • 2011 to 2012: Vice-President for Research, University of Bamberg