Advisory Board

The Advisory Board is an independent committee of business leaders who support and advise the Graduate School regarding the development of its international study programs.

The Advisory Board also includes the University Rector, the Director of the International Center, and the Directors of each of the international study programs.

Together they advise the Graduate School on issues of internationalization and discuss strategic developments.



  • Externe Mitglieder des Advisory Board


    Christian Poetsch

    Chairman of the Advisory Board

    Former Chief Financial Officer

    Burda Digital Systems GmbH

    Elvira Blehe-Dietrich

    Executive Vice-President

    Georg-und-Maria-Dietrich-Stifung

    Dr. Jürgen Joseph

    CEO ECG Engery Consulting GmbH

    since 1996: publicly appointed and sworn expert for energy 

    since 2001: associate lecturer at the Offenburg University of Applied Sciences

    since 2006: honorary professor

    Dr.-Ing. Georg Schöne

    Managing Director

    LS telcom AG

    Stephan Schwietzke

    Director Carbonless Paper Division,

    Director Corporate Communications

    August Koehler AG

    Werner Suhm

    Ingenieur Büro WeSu

    former Member of the Steering Committee

    Herrenkecht AG

  • Interne Mitglieder des Advisory Board


    Dr.-Ing. Dr. h. c. Winfried Lieber

    Rector of the University

    Department of Electrical Engineering / Information  Technology

    Offenburg University of Applied Sciences

    Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Torsten Schneider, Ph.D.

    Director, International Center and Graduate School

    Program Director, Process Engineering (MPE)

    Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering

    Offenburg University of Applied Sciences

    Dr. rer. pol. Rainer Fischer

    Program Director, International Business Consulting (IBC)

    Department of Business Administration and Industrial Engineering

    Offenburg University of Applied Sciences

    Dr.-Ing. Grit Köhler

    Program Director, Power and Data Engineering (PDE)

    Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering

    Dr.-Ing. Stephan Pfletschinger

    Department of Electrical Engineering / Information  Technology

    Offenburg University of Applied Sciences

    Dr.-Ing. Peter Treffinger

    Program Director, Energy Conversion and Management (ECM)

    Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering

    Offenburg University of Applied Sciences

    Dr. rer. nat. Christiane Zell

    Program director, Biotechnology (MBT)

    Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering