President

Das Präsidium der TU Braunschweig

Professor Dr. Angela Ittel is President of the Technische Universität Braunschweig since July 1, 2021. As President, Professor Ittel represents the University, heads the Governance Board and provides it’s guidelines. More information on the duties of the University president can be found in the Lower Saxony Higher Education Act (NHG).

Short Profile

Professorin Angela Ittel

Professor Dr. Angela Ittel has acted as full-time Vice President of Technische Universität Berlin, Germany, since 2014 and was initially responsible for the departments of Internationalization and Teacher Education. Since 2018, she was responsible for the departments of Strategic Development, Junior Scholars, and Teacher Education and has led and successfully implemented several extensive strategy processes.

Among other activities, she took an active part in successful application of the Berlin University Alliance (the association of Berlin universities) in the Excellence Strategy of the German federal and state governments and was as a member of the Berlin University Alliance executive board. With her longstanding experience as science manager, she is also a proven expert in the areas of  collaborative research, young academics, gender equality and diversity. Her academic career let her from studying at Florida International University, USA to obtaining her doctorate (Ph.D) at the University of California at Santa Cruz, USA.  She was a predoctoral fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin and held positions as postdoctoral fellow at the Friedrich Schiller Universität Jena, the Technische Universität Chemnitz, and the Freie Universität Berlin, before she was appointed Professor of Educational Psychology at the TU Berlin in 2008.

Her research areas include career orientation and the development of young people’s interests, especially in STEM subjects. She was the Editor of international journals and continuous to be active as an expert reviewer.

She is an active member of numerous internal and external university committees, including the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD, as a member of the board), the German Rectors’ Conference and the TU9.

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Assistant of the president

Marlena Anna Kirszanowski
Room 101 / Forum (4201)
  • Organization of the correspondence of the president

  • Organization of requests to the president

  • Preparation and follow-up of the president's appointments

President Spotlights

In our magazine, President Angela Ittel provides insights into current dates, tasks and topics

President's Office

The central coordination office of the university management