Accreditation Commission

The ASIIN accreditation commission has the following tasks:

  • Establishing the procedural principles and standards for the accreditation of quality management systems and study programmes in engineering, computer science, natural sciences, mathematics and related disciplines.
  • Taking the necessary measures for the international recognition of the accreditation decisions.
  • Appointing audit teams for the accreditation procedures. When appointing the audit teams for the accreditation of study programmes, the proposals of the expert committees are taken into account in an appropriate manner.
  • Deciding on the accreditation of the quality management systems and the study programs based on the expert opinions of the audit teams and - in the accreditation of study programmes - the comments of the technical committees.
  • Maintaining and publishing a list of accreditation decisions.
  • Appointing technical committees.
  • Responsibility for the guidance and training of peer reviewers.
  • Reporting on commission activities to the board of the association.

Members of the Accreditation Commission

Chairpersons


Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Gert-Ludwig Ingold
Universität Augsburg


Prof. Dr.-Ing. Kathrin Lehmann
Brandenburgische Technische Universität Cottbus-Senftenberg

Engineering Sciences

Universities

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Sebastian Engell, Technische Universität Dortmund (Mechanical Engineering)
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Günther Meschke, Ruhr-Universität Bochum (Civil Engineering)

Universities of Applied Sciences

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Huep*, Hochschule für Technik Stuttgart (Geodesy)
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Kathrin Lehmann*, Brandenburgische Technische Universität Cottbus-Senftenberg (Electrical Engineering)
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Johannes Weinig, Fachhochschule Bielefeld (Civil Engineering)

Representatives of Professional Practice

Dipl.-Ing. Axel Haas, Verband Deutscher Wirtschaftsingenieure e.V. (Industrial Engineering)
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Alfred Pecher, Schaeffler Technologies AG & Co.KG (Mechanical Engineering)
Dipl.-Ing. Detlef Stawarz, IG Metall (Process Engineering)

Computer Sciences

Universities

Prof. Dr. math. Heinz-Peter Gumm, Philipps-Universität Marburg

Universities of Applied Sciences

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Oechsle, Hochschule Trier

Natural Sciences

Universities

Prof. Dr. Robert Hänsch*, Universität Braunschweig (Biology)
Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Gert-Ludwig Ingold*, Universität Augsburg (Physics)
Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Heinrich Lang, Technische Universität Chemnitz (Chemistry)

Universities of Applied Sciences

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Stephan Huehn-Lindenbein, Beuth Hochschule für Technik (Biosciences, Food Hygiene)

Representatives of Professional Practice

Dipl.-Geol. Markus Rosenberg*, selbstständiger Sachverständiger (Geology)
Roy Seeland, Nynas GmbH & Co. KG (Chemistry)

Mathematics

Universities

Prof. Dr. Jürgen Prestin, Universität zu Lübeck

Universities of Applied Sciences

Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Christine Süß-Gebhard*, Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule Regensburg

Quality Management Systems

Universities

Prof. Dr. Hans Georg Krauthäuser, Technische Universität Dresden
Prof. Dr. Utz von Wagner, Technische Universität Berlin

Universities of Applied Sciences

Prof. Uwe Dittmann, Hochschule Pforzheim

Representatives of Professional Practice

Dipl. Wirtsch.-Ing., European Master in TQM Martin Holzwarth*, selbstständiger Unternehmensberater

Student representatives

Raphael Tietmeyer*, Technische Universität Berlin

* These members chair the Committee.