Author Archives: Ulf-Daniel Ehlers

About Ulf-Daniel Ehlers

Prof. Dr. phil. habil. Ulf-Daniel Ehlers is Vicepresident for Quality and Academic Affairs at the Baden Wurttemberg-State University in Stuttgart, Germany. He has been appointed Professor for Educational Management and Lifelong Learning at the same university. Before he has held positions as Associate Professor in the University Duisburg-Essen (Germany), Professor for Technology Enhanced Learning in the University Augsburg (Germany) and Associate Professor of the Graduate School for Management and Technology of the University of Maryland University College (USA). Ulf is an educational scientist and holds degrees in English Language, Social Sciences and Educational Sciences from the University of Bielefeld, where he finished his Ph.D. with honors in the field of Technology Enhanced Learning in 2003, and was awarded his habilitation in 2008 from the University of Duisburg-Essen. He has created many international, European and national projects and was involved in founding the European Foundation for Quality in E-Learning, in which he served as Vicepresident and President for several terms. He has also served as President and Vicepresident of the of the largest german speaking e-learning Association, the Society for Media in Science (GMW e.V.) as well as serving on advisory boards to several professional associations in the field. Before his career in academia he has been a successful and award winning entrepreneur in the field of webbased IT Technologies and founder of several companies.


Hetue führen wir an der DHBW wieder die turnusmäßige Prüfungswesenevaluation durch. Dafür wurden insgesamt über 650 Module aus dem DHBW Curriculum evaluiert. Jeweils ging es um Klausur- und Prüfungsfragenstellungen, und um die Bewertungen von jeweils guten und weniger guten Prüfungen. … Continue reading

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An der DHBW planen wir, einen Award für gutes Praxisstudium zu verleihen – den  „DHBW Dualen Partner Award“.  Um die große Bedeutung und die hohe Qualität der Praxisphasen des dualen Studiums in den Fokus zu rücken, möchte die DHBW Duale … Continue reading

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Kick-Off: Learning and teaching Tool for fueling university relations

What is LaTFURE? LaTFURE, Erasmus+ Program (2016-2019) is coordinated by Danube University Krems and involves 15 European and African partners. LaTFURE aims to provide the systemic and institutional conditions for the establishment of dual studies as an integral part of South … Continue reading

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Dear Friends and colleagues from all over the world – have a good, a blessed, a glorious year in  w​hich we all find opportunity to meet and join hands to work for the necessary mind-shift in learning and teaching, improving … Continue reading

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Year’s end… looking back ahead!

To all of you out there a merry christmas, some peaceful days, rest, joy and lots of exchange with your loved ones. And a happy new year!  Thank you for an exciting year 2016 with its new contacts, interests, threads, … Continue reading

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US – a failed state? 

Paul Krugman today writes in the New York Times: “I don’t know how we go forward from here. Is America a failed state and society? It looks truly possible. I guess we have to pick ourselves up and try to … Continue reading

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Competence development

I am currently attending a meeting on educational policy development with 25 representatives of higher education (mostly Ministries) from European members states. In the meeting of the working group nr 3 on developing the future education policy recommendation here in … Continue reading

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