Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs

Das Präsidium der TU Braunschweig

Prof. Dr. Knut Baumann joined the Executive Board on 1 April 2020. He is responsible for all matters relating to academic and student affairs.

Short profile

Prof. Knut Baumann

Professor Knut Baumann has been a professor of Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry at the Institute for Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry at the TU Braunschweig since October 2006. He heads a research group that focuses on the development of computer-aided techniques for drug discovery and optimization as well as on the data-analytical evaluation of chemical analysis methods.

Professor Baumann brings a wealth of experience to the department of studies and teaching, including experience as Dean and Vice Dean of the Faculty of Life Sciences and as Dean of Studies in Pharmacy. In addition, he was active as a member of several senate commissions.


Professor Knut Baumann
Jule Bobzin, Commissarial Management Department 16 - Academic and Student Affairs
+49 531 391-4105

Key Work Areas

  • Development and strategy issues in studies and teaching
  • Central quality management in studies and teaching (e.g. target agreements, teaching reports, evaluation, accreditation, establishment and cancellation of study programmes, regulations)
  • Committee supervision: Dean of Studies' Meeting
  • Contact person, communication and cooperation on topics in studies and teaching: recruitment, implementation, central connection