Headergrafik - Über uns


Julia Sander
Prof. Dr. Julia Sander

Managing Director and Chancellor

As Managing Director and Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Julia Sander is responsible for the entire administration of the University, including Academic Services, Finance, IT, Human Resources, Legal and Real Estate. She will continue the consolidation and the initiated process of strategic development of EBS Universität and, together with the University Management Board, drive forward the future topics of profile sharpening, campus development and the digitisation offensive.

Prof. Dr. Julia Sander studied business administration at LMU Munich and subsequently completed her doctorate at the University of St. Gallen on the subject of the innovative ability of organisations. After several years as a Management Consultant, she moved to the SRH Fernhochschule in Riedlingen in 2000 as a professor and developed the educational institution into a formative quality leader for distance learning courses, since 2002 as Rector and from 2008 also as Managing Director. In January 2016 she was appointed to the Executive Board of COGNOS AG, where she was responsible for digitisation and professional clients. Now she has returned to SRH. “Universities are network hubs for digitisation and innovation. At EBS Universität, we also have a strong entrepreneurial spirit. I look forward to further developing these strengths together with the University’s Managment Board and the Senate,” said Prof. Dr. Julia Sander.

Max Mustermann
Lisa Baetz
Advisor to the Managing Director & Chancellor


Dorothee Hofer
Dr. Dorothée Hofer

Managing Director

Dr. Dorothée Hofer holds a doctorate in law and, as Managing Director, she is responsible for Academic and Student Services, the Library, IT, Human Resources, Law, Real Estate and the Faculty Services at EBS Universität. She will contribute her expertise in change management and organisational development in order to successfully position EBS Universität for the social and economic challenges it faces and to drive forward the process of strategic development that has already begun together with the university management.

Dr. Dorothée Hofer studied law at Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, at Nottingham Trend University (GB) and at Universität zu Köln. There she received her doctorate in criminal procedural law. In the following years, she worked for the company Voith, supported a BGH lawyer and worked for the Chamber of Crafts in Mannheim.

In 2011, she moved to SRH Universität in Heidelberg as Head of Human Resources, where she soon accompanied considerable growth and the conversion of the academic model to the CORE principle as Head of Administration and authorised signatory.

“I am looking forward to working with the members of EBS Universität, in Wiesbaden, Oestrich-Winkel and all over the world,” says Dr. Dorothée Hofer.