Staff of TUM-IAS

Dr. Ulrich Marsch

Managing Director 
Tel. +49.89.289.10565
Fax +49.89.289.10699
Email marsch@zv.tum.de

Personal

Professional Address:
Technische Universität München
Institute for Advanced Study
Lichtenbergstraße 2 a
85748 Garching Germany

Tel. +48.89.289.10565
Email: marsch@zv.tum.de

Present Position:
Managing Director of the TUM Institute for Advanced Study
 

Experience

Ulrich Marsch has more than 20 years experience in science management and science communication.
From 1996 to 2001 he was Head of Office of the President of the Max Planck Gesellschaft Hubert Markl.
As Head of Executive Communications at Infineon Technologies AG, a New York Stock Exchange listed semiconductor company he has been responsible for speeches, presentations, and articles of the Management Board and especially of the CEO from 2001 to 2006.
At the Technische Universität München, Ulrich Marsch has been Director of Corporate Communications and university spokesperson from 2007 to 2020.

After his M.A. degree in Modern History and Public International Law from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich, he continued with a MSc in Economic History at the London School of Economics in 1991.
In 1996 he was awarded a PhD in Modern History from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität with a study on Industrial Research in Great Britain and Germany between 1880 and 1936.

For six years until 2020, he was Member of the Board of Bundesverband Hochschulkommunikation e.V., the German Association of Communication Professionals in Higher Education.
 

​​​​​​​Selected Publications

"Wichard von Moellendorff (1881-1937). Materialprüfer, Metallforscher, Wirtschaftspolitiker“, with Jürgen Evers and Ulrich von Moellendorff,  in: Technikgeschichte 71, 2004, p. 139-151.

"Industrial Research" in J.L. Heilbron (Ed.), The Oxford Companion to the History of Modern Science. Oxford 2003, p. 443-445.

"Von der Synthesechemie zur Kriegswirtschaft. Brüche und Kontinuitäten in Wissenschaft und Politik", in Helmut Maier (Ed.), Rüstungsforschung im Nationalsozialismus. Organisation,Mobilisierung und Entgrenzung der Technikwissenschaften. Göttingen 2002, p.33-52.

"Zwischen Staat, Wirtschaft und Wissenschaft – Metallforschung in Deutschland und Großbritannien 1900 bis 1936", in Ivo Schneider, Helmuth Trischler, Ulrich Wengenroth (Eds.), Oszillationen. Naturwissenschaftler und Ingenieure zwischen Forschung und Markt. Munich 2000, p. 381-410.

"Business strategies and research organization in the German che­mical industry and its role as exemplar for other industries in Germany and Britain", in John E. Lesch (Ed.), The German Che­mical Industry in the Twentieth Century, Dordrecht 2000, p. 217-242.

"Zwischen Wissenschaft und Wirtschaft. Industrieforschung in Deutschland und Großbritannien 1880-1936", (= Publications of the German Historical Institute London, 47). Paderborn 2000.

"Die Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gesellschaft in der Weimarer Republik und im Dritten Reich", in Rüdiger vom Bruch und Eckart Henning (Eds.), Wissenschaftsfördernde Institutionen im Deutschland des 20.Jahrhunderts, Berlin 1999, p. 57-70.

"Industrielle Gemeinschaftsforschungen in Deutschland und Großbritannien – Kaiser-Wilhelm-Institute und Research Associations 1916-1936", in Bernhard vom Brocke und Hubert Laitko (Eds.), Die Kaiser-Wilhelm-/Max-Planck-Gesellschaft und ihre Institute. Berlin 1996, p. 561-573.     

"Notgemeinschaft der Deutschen Wissenschaft. Gründung und frühe Geschichte 1920-1925". Frankfurt am Main 1994.

"Strategies for Success: Research Organization in German Chemical Companies and IG Farben until 1936", in: History and Technology 12, 1994, p. 23-77.