Prof. Dr. Ulf-Daniel Ehlers
Professor, Chair of Education Management and Lifelong Learning
Ulf is a learning innovation expert, founder of mindful-leaders.net, serial entrepreneur, and Professor for Educational Management and Lifelong Learning at the Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University in Karlsruhe in 2011. From 2011-2017 he held the position of Vice President at the same university and has been responsible for Quality and Academic Affairs. He held positions as Associate Professor of University Duisburg-Essen (Germany), Professor for Technology Enhanced Learning of University Augsburg (Germany) and Associate Professor of the Graduate School for Management and Technology of the University of Maryland University College (USA). Ulf has delivered keynotes and been speaking to audiences in more than 45 countries. He is author of more than 10 books and 150 scholarly articles with over 3000 academic citations. Ulf is a trained coach, facilitator and expert for mindful communication, and holds degrees in English Language, Social Sciences and Education Sciences from the University of Bielefeld, where he finished his Ph.D. with honors in the field of Technology Enhanced Learning in 2003. He was awarded his habilitation in 2008 from the University of Duisburg-Essen. His writings on Quality in education are internationally awarded.
Personal Assistant, Chair of Education Management and Lifelong Learning
Since April 2018 Silke Huber has been working as personal assistant to Prof. Dr. Ulf-Daniel Ehlers at the Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University at the Chair of Education Management and Lifelong Learning. The trained media designer for digital and print media and certified management assistant worked as a technical secretary in a paper mill from 2002 to 2004. Her further professional experience also includes sales office work, purchasing processing and assistant to the executive board at 1&1.