Profile of RheinMain University
of Applied Sciences

Prof. Dr. Detlev Reymann, Präsident der Hochschule RheinMain

Prof. Dr. Detlev Reymann has been a professor at the RheinMain University of Applied Sciences since 1994, most recently in the former Geisenheim faculty. He has headed the university since January 1, 2009.

After his apprenticeship and working as a landscape gardener, he studied horticulture in Hanover specializing in tree nurseries, computing and horticultural economics. President Reymann has actively worked towards developing the university and has served in various roles on its self-governing bodies since joining the university. Additionally, he was involved in processes relating to accreditation and re-accreditation of degree programs and their evaluation on a national level. Since assuming office as President of the RheinMain University of Applied Sciences, Prof.  Dr. Reymann has worked on a series of university policy tasks. He was thus chair of the conference of Hessian universities of applied sciences presidents' councils from 2011 to 2013, member of the working group of the German Rectors' Conference (Hochschulrektorenkonferenz, HRK) on European study reform and is member of the board of spokespersons of the group of universities of applied sciences in the HRK.

In President Reymann's view, the upcoming years will be about further buttressing and advancing the position of universities of applied sciences within the German landscape of higher education. This includes filling the name RheinMain University of Applied Sciences with life and content. 

Prof. Dr. Detlev Reymann
Address for visitors: Unter den Eichen 5, 65195 Wiesbaden, House F-I EG, Room 73
E-mail: praesident(at)remove-this.hs-rm.de
Telephone: +49 611 9495-1101

Postal address:
RheinMain University of Applied Sciences
Postfach 3251
65022 Wiesbaden
Germany

President's Personal Advisor:

Giovanna Marasco-Albry
Address for visitors: Unter den Eichen 5, 65195 Wiesbaden, House F-I EG, Room 72
E-mail: giovanna.marasco-albry@hs-rm.de
Telephone: +49 611 9495-1614

Prof. Dr. Bodo A. Igler, Vizepräsident der Hochschule RheinMainProf. Dr. Bodo A. Igler has been a Professor at RheinMain University of Applied Sciences since 2010. Prior to his appointment as Vice-President he was responsible for the area of software engineering at the university’s Faculty of Design Computer Science Media. His main focus was on applying formal methods to software engineering and issues relating to software architecture.

Professor Igler was born in Stadtsteinach (Upper Franconia, Germany) and is a mathematician who previously held a senior position at the IT division of an international consulting company. In 2003 he was offered a professorship at THM, Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen (formerly Fachhochschule Gießen-Friedberg), where he remained until joining RheinMain University of Applied Sciences.

Prof. Dr. Igler has been Vice-President for Research, Development and Computer Science in Wiesbaden since March 2018. He believes his most important tasks are fostering the university’s special emphasis on  research and digitalization on campus.

Prof. Dr. Bodo A. Igler
Address for visitors: Unter den Eichen 5, 65195 Wiesbaden, House F-I EG, Room 71
E-mail: vizepraesident(at)hs-rm.de
Telephone: +49 611 9495-1122

Postal address:
RheinMain University of Applied Sciences
Postfach 3251
65022 Wiesbaden
Germany

Laura Weißkopf, Vizekanzlerin der Hochschule RheinMain

Laura Weißkopf has been the Vice Chancellor of the RheinMain University of Applied Sciences since February 2019 and is performing the duties of the Chancellor in an acting capacity.

Laura Weißkopf studied history, communications and cultural anthropology in Mainz and Tours (France). After completing her master’s degree, she held various roles at Goethe University Frankfurt from 2013 onwards, with her final position being Personal Advisor to the President. Since 2016, she has worked at the RheinMain University of Applied Sciences. Prior to being appointed Vice Chancellor, she was an advisor to the Chancellor on organizational development.

As Vice Chancellor, she manages the administration on behalf of the President and is responsible for human resources, construction, property, and legal matters. In her role, she also focuses on opportunities for collaboration between academics and the university administration, issues relating to organizational development and digitization of the administration, as well as sustainability issues.

Laura Weißkopf
Address for visitors: Unter den Eichen 5, 65195 Wiesbaden, House F-I EG, Raum 69
E-Mail: kanzlerin(at)hs-rm.de
Telephone: +49 611 9495-1102

Postal address:
RheinMain University of Applied Sciences
Postfach 3251
65022 Wiesbaden

 

Prof. Dr. Christiane Jost, Vizepräsidentin der Hochschule RheinMain

Prof. Dr. M.Sc. Christiane Jost has been a Professor at RheinMain University of Applied Sciences since 2001. Previously to being selected as Vice-President, she was responsible for teaching insurance business administration at Wiesbaden Business School.

Before commencing at the university, the business economist from Limburg worked in various functions including at an auditing company, in risk management at an insurance firm and as a freelance business consultant for insurance and pension funds.

She has been Vice-President at RheinMain University of Applied Sciences since March 2010 and focuses on maintaining and improving the study environment, increasing and enhancing international activities at the university, as well as on promoting excellence in teaching.
In this context she is also in charge of issues related to the Bologna process and implementing it at RheinMain University of Applied Sciences.

Prof. Dr. Christiane Jost
Address for visitors: Unter den Eichen 5, 65195 Wiesbaden, House F-I EG, Room 74
E-mail: vizepraesidentin(at)hs-rm.de
Telephone: +49 611 9495-1151

Postal address:
RheinMain University of Applied Sciences
Postfach 3251
65022 Wiesbaden
Germany

President's Office Secretariat:

Kornelia Enders
Sonja Räber
Heidi Schmucker-Schwan

Address for visitors: Unter den Eichen 5, 65195 Wiesbaden, House F-I EG, Room 67/68
E-mail: praesidiumssekretariat@hs-rm.de
Telephone: +49 611 9495-1101
Fax: +49 611 9495-1106