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Rectorate Staff Unit

The Rectorate Staff Unit supports the members of the Rectorate in their work. Apart from rendering personal and extensive assistance to the university headship, the Unit is above all involved in major projects and cross-functional tasks. In organizational terms, the Rectorate Staff Unit is assigned to the Rector in his capacity as Chair of the Rectorate. The Head of the Rectorate Staff Unit coordinates its activities and ensures constant liaison with the university headship. He performs additional duties directly on behalf of the Rector.

Head, Office of the Rector
Head, Rectorate Staff Unit:

Members of the Rectorate Staff Unit:

  • Dr. Wibke Petras
    Personal Aide to the Prorector for Teaching and Studies
    Phone: +49 221 470 7770
    Fax: +49 221 470 5052
    Email: w.petras(at)
  • Dr. Susanne Berger
    Personal Aide to the Prorector for International Affairs
    Phone: +49 221 470 1451
    Fax: +49 221 470 5052
    Email: s.berger(at)