President EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht
Holder of the Chair in Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public and Private Business Law
Prof. Dr Markus Ogorek has been President of EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht since 2016. He manages strategic development, represents the university externally and is the Senior Advisor to the faculty and academic personnel.
As Dean of EBS Law School, Markus Ogorek had previously played a key role in the development of the Law Studies programme of EBS Law School, which is characterised, among other things, by its focus on business law, its high degree of internationality and excellent exam results.
Markus Ogorek has held the Chair of Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public and Private Business Law at EBS Law School since April 2013. He was also temporarily Visiting Professor at the Faculty of Law of Nanjing University, China. Before his habilitation at the University of Cologne under Prof. Dr Dr. h.c. Stefan Muckel, he completed an LL.M. degree at the University of California at Berkeley (Boalt Hall).
His activities extend to constitutional law and administrative law. One focus of his research is on the law of danger prevention; besides, he researches in the fields of municipal law and building law. His academic work also includes religious law and social law.