Prof. Julia Schnitzer
Julia Schnitzer has been Professor of Digital Media at Brandenburg University of Applied Sciences since March 2020. From November 2005 to February 2020, she was Professor of Media Design at the Mediadesign Hochschule in Berlin, in 2017 she was appointed its Rector. In addition to her teaching position, the she manages the berlindesign.net project, a platform for Berlin designers. In 2009, it was awarded the title “Place of Ideas” by the then German President Horst Köhler. As a member of the Creative Industries Steering Committee of the Berlin Senate Department, she was involved in several projects of the city of Berlin, including the establishment of Berlin as a “Creative City”. Since 2018, she has also been an external evaluator at the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). Julia Schnitzer is originally from Vienna and lives with her family in Berlin.