Managing Board

Professor Dr Thomas Knaus

Professor Dr Thomas Knaus

Telephone: +49 (0) 69 / 15 333 222
Telefax: +49 (0) 69 / 1533-3240
Email: knaus@ftzm.de
Web: www.thomas-knaus.de

Research Interests

Media education / educational informatics
Educational and didactic potentials of digital media (media education in schools); research methods in media education; media socialization; school organization (educational technology, and IT organization); theory of technology; learning motivation; evaluation of digital educational tools; text and image in digital communication

 Education

Professional Career

  • Academic Director of FTzM (since 2015)
  • Chair of the Department of General Education Science II (professor, 80 %) at Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg (2014–2016)
  • Managing Director of FTzM (2011–2015)
  • Project Manager of fraLine, fraDesk, and fraMediale cooperation projects (2001–2011)
  • Social education and media education in open youth work in Bad Homburg v. d. Höhe (1999–2001)
  • Teacher in Offenbach am Main (1998–2001)
  • Social education in a youth centre in Frankfurt, Bergen-Enkheim (1996–2001)
  • Managing Director of [ttr] training–teaching–research (1996–2011)
  • Volunteer adviser at the Kolping Society (Diocesan Association) of Mainz (1993–2007)

Teaching Positions

Awards/Prizes

Memberships and Offices

Publications

cf. thomas-knaus.de/publikationen/
for FTzM publications, cf. Publications

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Olga Engel, MA, MBA

Olga Engel, MA, MBA

Project Manager and Managing Director of FTzM

Telephone: +49 (0) 69 / 1533-3220
Telefax: +49 (0) 69 / 1533-3240
Email: engel@ftzm.de

Education

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) from FOM University of Applied Sciences for Economics and Management Frankfurt
  • Postgraduate studies on “Book and Media Practice” at Goethe University Frankfurt
  • American and Jewish studies at Goethe University Frankfurt and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Publications

cf. Publications

Professor Dr Ulrich Schrader

Professor Dr Ulrich Schrader

Director
Vice President of Research, Further Education and Transfer at the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences

Telephone: +49 (0) 69 / 1533-2418
Email: vizepraesident-fwt@fra-uas.de
Web: http://info.ulrich-schrader.de

 Education

Teaching and University Positions

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