Executive Vice President Human Resources, Legal Affairs and IP Management

Alexander Kurz

Prof. Dr. rer. publ. ass. iur.

Dr. rer. publ. ass. iur. Alexander Kurz, Executive Vice President of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft – Human Resources, Legal Affairs and IP Management
© Photo Ansgar Pudenz/Fraunhofer

Prof. Dr. rer. publ. ass. iur. Alexander Kurz, Executive Vice President of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft e.V. – Human Resources, Legal Affairs and IP Management

Academic/Professional Career

  • since June, 2014 Honorary Professor at the German University of Administrative Science Speyer
  • since June 1, 2011 Member of the Board of Management of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft e.V., Human Resources, Legal Affairs and IP Management
  • 2009–2011 Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT),
    Member of the Board of Management, Vice President of the Department of Economics and Finances and provisional President of the Department Personnel Affairs
  • 2008–2009 Personal union, member of the Rectorate of University Karlsruhe (Personnel and Legal Affairs)
  • 2007–2009 Research Center of Karlsruhe, Vice Chairman of the Board of Management (commercial-administrative affairs and infrastructure)
  • 2005–2007 Commercial-Administrative Director, Head of Administration at the international project FAIR (Facility for Antiproton and Ion Research)
  • 2000–2005 CERN, Genf, Head of Industrial Services Management, Deputy Head of "Supplies Procurement and Logistics Division"
  • 1989–2000 Research Center of Karlsruhe, in various functions, recently Head of Department of Personnel and Social Affairs
  • 1988–1989 Lawyer at a office for tax consultancy, audit and law
  • 1993 Doctorate in administrative science (Dr. rer. publ.)
  • 1991–1993 Extra-occupational doctoral studies at the German University of Administrative Science Speyer
  • 1986–1988 Legal professional training of the Federal State of Baden-Wuerttemberg, second state law examination (Ass. iur.)
  • 1980–1985 Student of law at the Universities of Regensburg and Tuebingen, first state law examination

     

Honorary functions and membership of associations

  • Vice Chairman of the Board of Management of the Center for Science & Research Management, Speyer 
  • Initiative »Spitzenfrauen in Gremien« in Baden-Württemberg: Member of the advisory council