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The mission of UA Ruhr New York is to facilitate and promote innovative transatlantic collaborations in research and education between the UA Ruhr universities and partners in North America. Our liaison office enhances and expands cutting-edge international research and education opportunities for researchers and students and their collaborating partners to assist in extending programs throughout the Ruhr region and in North America, and ultimately help them develop solutions for global challenges.

UA Ruhr New York Board Members

Albrecht Ehlers
TU Dortmund University

Dr. Joann Halpern
Hasso Plattner Institute
New York

Prof. Dr. Barbara Buchenau
North American Cultural Studies
University of Duisburg-Essen

Susanne von Tuerk
Gerhard Schembecker

Prof. Dr. Kornelia Freitag
American Studies
Ruhr University Bochum

Susanne von Türk
Attorney-at-law and Partner
Becker, Glynn, Muffly, Chassin & Hosinski, LLP

Prof. Dr. Gerhard Schembecker
Professor for Plant and Process Design
Department of Biochemical and Chemical Engineering
TU Dortmund University

Barbara Schneider

Dr. Barbara Schneider
International Office
TU Dortmund University