The Vice President International Affairs and Fundraising is responsible for international affairs within the university management. He chairs the Advising Board for Internationalization, which is a collegial body that involves the faculties in the process of internationalization. He is responsible for the further development and implementation of the internationalization strategy and, together with the President, represents the University of Potsdam to international partners. As a member of the Executive Board, the Vice President International Affairs works closely with the International Office. One of the most important projects during Vice President Schweigert's tenure is the establishment of the European University Alliance EDUC.
Responsibilities: International Affairs, Fundraising, Law Faculty affairs, Turkish-German University, Center for Languages and Key Competences (together with the Vice President for Teaching and Studies)
Term of Office: 01.01.2021 - 31.12.2023
Am Neuen Palais 10, 14469 Potsdam
Haus 09, Zimmer 1.Z08
Haus 09, Zimmer 1.06