The tasks and responsibilities of the Board and the Head of the Board are accessible at the following link: University of Applied Sciences Act (Fachhochschulgesetz) – FHG at the RIS Legal Information System.
Additionally here you'll find the Statue and the rules of procedure of Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences.

The Board of the Fachhochschule Vorarlberg (Kollegium der Fachhochschule Vorarlberg) is responsible for the implementation and organisation of all teaching and examinations.

In addition to the Head of the Board  and his or her Deputy, the Board consists of six representatives of the programme directors, six representatives of the teaching and research staff and four representatives of the students of the University of Applied Sciences degree programmes. These representatives are elected by the respective groups of persons. The FH Rector acts as Head of the Board.

The Board of the Fachhochschule Vorarlberg shall meet at least seven times a year.

Head of the University of Applied Sciences Board

FH Rector
Prof. (FH) Dr. Dipl. Psych. Tanja Eiselen

Deputy
This position is currently not filled. The election will take place in the first quarter of 2021.


Six representatives of the programme directors

  • Dr. Irene Häntschel-Erhart, Master's Degree Programme Business Administration
  • Dr. Andrea Kuckert-Wöstheinrich, MSc, Bachelor's Degree Programme Health Care and Nursing
  • Prof. (FH) Dr. Martin Hebertinger, Bachelor's Degree Programme International Business
  • Prof.in (FH) DI Dr. Regine Kadgien, Bachelor's Degree Programme Computer Science - Software and Information Engineering and Master's Degree Programme Computer Science
  • Dr. Margarita Köhl, MAS, Bachelor's Degree Programme and Master's Degree Programme InterMedia
  • Uta Skowranek, Graduate Social Worker, Master's Degree Programme Social Work

Six representatives of the teaching and research staff

  • Prof. (FH) Dr. Oskar Müller, Department of Technology - Department of Computer Science
  • MMag. (FH) Dr. phil. Lea Putz-Erath, external university lecturer
  • Dipl-Ing. Armin Simma, Fachbereich Technik - Department of Computer Science
  • Dr. Angelika Simma-Wallinger, Department of Design
  • Prof. (FH) Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Karl-Heinz Weidmann, Department of Technology - Department of Computer Science
  • Tobias Werner, BSc, Research

Four student representatives

  • Simon Amann, Bachelor's Degree Programme Engineering and Management
  • Simeon Bösch, BSc, Master's Degree Programme Mechatronics
  • Andrea Maierhofer, Bachelor's Degree Programme Computer Science - Software and Information Engineering
  • Melanie Maria Zumtobel, BSc, Master's Degree Programme Computer Science

Secretary

Dipl.-Päd. Andrea Kubesch, Assistant Rectorate

Deputy Secretary

Mag. Bettina Gubitosi-Gunz, Study Service

The FH Rector and the respective Deputy are elected every four years.
The current term of office of the University of Applied Sciences Board lasts from 2020 to 2024.

Contact

FH Vorarlberg
Fachhochschulkollegium

Campus V, Hochschulstraße 1
6850 Dornbirn

+43 5572 792 1000
kollegium@fhv.at