As an interdisciplinary institute, we bring people from different disciplines together. Here you will find an overview of our team.

  Name Working area(s) Contact
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralph Bruder
Director of the Institute
+49 6151 16-23100
L1|01 509
Dr.-Ing. Bettina Abendroth
Deputy Director of the Institute, Head of Research Group Vehicle Ergonomics
+49 6151 16-23123
L1|01 513
  Name Working area(s) Contact
Birte Couch
+49 6151 16-23112
L1|01 525
Elisabeth Orlemann
+49 6151 16-23100
L1|01 511
Patricia Theuerkauf
Office hours: Monday - Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m., Friday 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
+49 6151 16-23111
L1|01 511
  Name Working area(s) Contact
Dr.-Ing. Bettina Abendroth
Deputy Director of the Institute, Head of Research Group Vehicle Ergonomics
+49 6151 16-23123
L1|01 513
Dr.-Ing. Jurij Wakula
+49 6151 16-23119
L1|01 507
Dr.-Ing. Ilka Zöller
+49 6151 16-23103
L1|01 508
  Name Working area(s) Contact
M.Sc. Philip Joisten
+49 6151 16-23118
L1|01 502
Dr. phil. Heike Märki
+49 6151 16-23103
L1|01 508
M.Sc. Andreas Müller
+49 6151 16-23123
L1|01 513
M.Sc. Pia Niessen
+49 6151 16-23110
L1|01 503
M.Sc. Deborah Petrat
+49 6151 16-23122
L1|01 514
M.Sc. Katharina Rönick
+49 6151 16-23128
L1|01 512
M.Sc. Verena Klaer geb. Steidel
+49 6151 16-23122
L1|01 514
M.Sc. Sarah Schwindt
+49 6151 16-23103
L1|01 508
M.Sc. Tim Steinebach
+49 6151 16-23118
L1|01 502
M.Sc. Christopher Stockinger
+49 6151 16-23128
L1|01 512
M.Sc. Jonas Walter
+49 6151 16-23110
L1|01 503
  Name Working area(s) Contact
Dipl.-Ing. Knut Berg
+49 6151 16-23121
L1|01 506
Luis Manuel Henriques Ferreira
+49 6151 16-23114
L1|01 507
Marco Nickolai
+49 6151 16-23105
L1|01 505
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Kai Nietert
+49 6151 16-23105
L01|01 505
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Thanh Plaß
+49 6151 16-23108
L1|01 504
Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Matthias Schwarz
+49 6151 16-23109
L1|01 526
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Elias Stumpf
+49 6151 16-23044
L1|01 504
  Name Working area(s) Contact
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Dr. Ralf Franke


Dr.-Ing. Marlene Helfert
+49 6151 16-23111
L1 | 01
Dr. phil. Michaela Kauer-Franz
  Name Working area(s) Contact
Yanlong Gao
M.Sc. Timm Römer
Dipl.-Ing. Nils Tavares Schader
Dipl.-Ing. Torsten Wagner
+49 221 3778-6224