Structure and Tasks

As one of the Rector’s central offices, we see ourselves as internal and external service providers for the whole University, working in the areas of press and media relations, event management, brand communication, alumni and administration.

Management

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Media Team

Issues management and crisis communication, social media, central website, university magazine, internal communication, press review, press and media relations, expert service

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Media Team

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Event Management

Public events, regular events, organising and marketing events in the Paulinum, protocol and Rectorate events, internal events, Neues Augusteum visitor service

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Event Management

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Brand Communication

Campaign planning, corporate publishing, corporate design, digital marketing.

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Brand Communication

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Leipzig Alumni

Alumni network, VIP alumni, alumni magazine, graduation ceremonies, alumni and sponsor events

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Leipzig Alumni

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Administration

Merchandising, English translations, photo database and image research, presentation material, illustrations and design, administration and forwarding enquiries, customer relationship management

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Administration

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Die Grafik zeigt die Aufgabenbereiche der Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation. In der Mitte der Grafik befindet sich die Steuerung. Um sie herum sind die einzelnen Aufgabenbereiche wie Tortenstücke aufgeführt. Durch farbige Unterscheidung sind sie in fünf Teilbereiche aufgeteilt: Medienredaktion, Veranstaltungsmanagement, Markenkommunikation, Administration und Leipzig Alumni. Die Aufgabenbereiche sind wiederum in Unterbereiche aufgeteilt.
The Office for University Communications has a wide range of duties. Diagram: Thomas Häse

Management

Dr Madlen Mammen

Dr Madlen Mammen

Head

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 Carsten Heckmann

Carsten Heckmann

Deputy Head

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

Media Team

Our tasks: issues management and crisis communication, social media, central website, internal communication, the university magazine, press and media relations and our expert service.

 Carsten Heckmann

Carsten Heckmann

Press Officer, Issues Management and Crisis Communication

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 Annika Schindelarz

Annika Schindelarz

Social Media Officer

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 Nina Vogt

Nina Vogt

Social Media Office

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 Susanne Schwarz

Susanne Schwarz

Website Relaunch Coordinator

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 Katrin Henneberg

Katrin Henneberg

Editor, Internal Communication and University Magazine

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Ritterstraße 26
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 Susann Huster

Susann Huster

Press Officer

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Verwaltungsgebäude
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 Monique Erlitz

Monique Erlitz

Online Editor

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 Melanie Hagenau

Melanie Hagenau

Online Editor

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Verwaltungsgebäude
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 Josephine Petzold

Josephine Petzold

Online Editor

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Verwaltungsgebäude
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 David Sachert

David Sachert

Online Editor

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 Karen Schwarzer

Karen Schwarzer

Online Editor

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

Event Management

We take care of regular events, public events, organising and marketing events in the Paulinum, protocol and Rectorate events, internal events, as well as our visitor service and managing the information point in the Neues Augusteum.

 Melanie Krähe

Melanie Krähe

Event Manager: Regular, Public and Internal Events

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Augustusplatz 10, Room A.002
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35027
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 Tobias Eckart

Tobias Eckart

Event Manager: Public Events, Organising and Marketing Paulinum Events, Protocol and Rectorate Events and Visitor Service

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Augustusplatz 10, Room A.126
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35031
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 Katrin Keym

Katrin Keym

Event Coordinator: Paulinum, Regular and Special Events

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Augustusplatz 10, Room A.002
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35034
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 Antje Ferrier

Antje Ferrier

Event Coordinator: Regular and Special Events

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Augustusplatz 10, Room A.002
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35069
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

Brand Communication

We are responsible for campaign planning, corporate publishing, corporate design and digital marketing.

Dr. Katarina Werneburg

Dr. Katarina Werneburg

Brand Communication, Campaign Planning and Corporate Publishing Officer

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

Dr Madlen Mammen

Dr Madlen Mammen

Campaign Planning

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 Karen Schwarzer

Karen Schwarzer

Digital Marketing

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 Thomas Häse

Thomas Häse

Corporate Design

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

Alumni

We take care of the University’s alumni network, VIP alumni, the alumni magazine, graduation ceremonies, and alumni and sponsor events.

 Christin Kieling

Christin Kieling

Alumni Coordinator

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 Nina Vogt

Nina Vogt

Alumni Coordinator

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

Administration

Our services include merchandising, English translations, our photo database and image research, presentation material, illustrations and design, administration and forwarding enquiries, and customer relationship management.

 Julia Steinhagen

Julia Steinhagen

Administration, Handling Enquiries and Customer Relationship Management

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 Matthew Rockey

Matthew Rockey

English Translations

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 Thomas Häse

Thomas Häse

Graphic Design and Presentation Material

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 Randy Kühn

Randy Kühn

Photo Database and Image Rights Management

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Goethestraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35025
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

 Tobias Eckart

Tobias Eckart

Merchandising

Stabsstelle Universitätskommunikation
Augustusplatz 10, Room A.126
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35031
Fax: +49 341 97-35039

Faculty of Medicine

The Faculty of Medicine’s dedicated press and public relations team provides the latest news from research and teaching at Leipzig University Hospital.

 Anne Grimm

Anne Grimm

Press and Public Relations Officer

Presse- und Öffentlichkeitarbeit der Medizinischne Fakultät
Eilenburger Straße 15
04317 Leipzig

Telefon: 0341 97-15790
Telefax: 0341 97 15309

 Katharina Reichert

Katharina Reichert

Assistant

Presse- und Öffentlichkeitarbeit der Medizinischne Fakultät
Eilenburger Straße 15
04317 Leipzig

Telefon: 0341 97-15300
Telefax: 0341 97 15309