Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Study Course Co-ordination

Study Course Co-ordination

The study course co-ordinators of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities liaise with prospective students, enrolled students, teaching staff and the administration of both faculty and university. They provide a comprehensive range of advisory and other services for students enrolled in the larger degree programmes of the faculty.

Our services are intended for students enrolled in the following programmes:

At the Bachelor's level:

International Cultural and Business Studies (B.A.)
European Studies (B.A.) and European Studies Major (B.A.)
Governance and Public Policy (B.A.)
Media and Communication (B.A.)
Language and Text Sciences (B.A.)

At the Master's level:

International Cultural and Business Studies (M.A.)
European Studies (M.A.)
Governance and Public Policy (M.A.)
Media and Communication (M.A.)

If you have any questions about the Bachelor's and Master's programmes of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, please contact the relevant programme adviser. For questions about the Teacher Education Programmes, the Teacher Education Centre (ZLF) is the correct contact.

What do we do?

  • Give programme advice
  • Provide structured assistance with planning your study abroad
  • Prepare and carry out recognition of assessments completed elsewhere
  • Draw up BAföG reports
  • Carry out recognition of internships or project work

Support the faculty in the re-accreditation of its degree programmes.

Who are we?

Dr Christian Dölle

Dr Christian Dölle studied the diploma degree programme International Cultural and Business Studies at the University of Passau on a scholarship from the Foundation of German Business (Stiftung der Deutschen Wirtschaft), specialising in Anglo-American literary and cultural studies and in political science. During his studies, he studied and worked abroad, including at the University of Edinburgh and the Goethe Institute in Washington, D.C. His degree dissertation, written in 2003, examined the influence of Puritanism on the political culture of the United States. From 2006 to 2011, Christian Dölle worked as lecturer at the Chair of Political Science of Professor Winand Gellner, additionally holding the position of Assistant of the Directorate of the faculty's Department of Governance and Historical Studies from 2010–11. In autumn 2008, Christian Dölle held a Fulbright scholarship for the American Studies Institute at San Francisco State University. In May 2011, Mr Dölle was awarded his doctorate in political science at the University of Passau. In his thesis, he compared the political cultures of Germany, the United Kingdom and the United States, whereupon he worked, until September 2014, as assistant professor, programme adviser and co-ordinator of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) scholarship programme Public Policy and Good Governance for master students from newly industrialising and developing countries at the Chair of Political Science at the University of Passau. Moreover, Dr Dölle served as representative of the academic and artistic staff in several appointment committees as well as in the faculty board of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities and as advisory member of the unversity council.

Dr Dölle co-ordinates the following degree programmes:

  • International Cultural and Business Studies (B.A./M.A.)
  • Media and Communication (B.A./M.A.)

Dorothea Will

Dorothea Will trained as a secondary-school teacher for English and German and completed the B.A. International Cultural and Business Studies programme at the Universities of Passau and Stirling (UK), specialising in the Anglo-American cultural area. This was followed by a one-year master's programme at the University of Oxford on the English literature from 1780 to 1900, for which she was granted a postgraduate scholarship from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). From 2010 to 2016, Dorothea Will worked for the Chair of English Literature and Culture (Professor Jürgen Kamm) as a graduate teaching assistant. During this time, she not only taught a highly varied spectrum of subjects related to English literary, cultural and media studies but also supported Professor Kamm in the development and supervision of the bachelor's and master's programmes in International Cultural and Business Studies. Since 2012, Dorothea Will has worked on her doctoral thesis titled 'The Indigenisation of Laughter: British Television Comedy Exports to the US (1970-2012)'. Finally, from 2011 to 2015, she was representative and spokesperson for the academic and artistic staff on the faculty board as well as senator, and a member of the university council.

Dorothea Will co-ordinates the following degree programmes:

  • European Studies (B.A./M.A.) and European Studies Major (B.A.)
  • Governance and Public Policy (B.A./M.A.)
  • Language and Text Sciences (B.A.)

Dr Dölle's contact details

Dr Christian Dölle

University of Passau
Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Room NK 219
Innstrasse 40
94032 Passau

Phone: +49 851 509 2623
Fax: +49 851 509 2626
E-mail: christian.doelleatuni-passau.de

Office hours: Tues 10 a.m. – 12 noon and Thurs 2 – 4 p.m.
(no prior appointment necessary)

Dorothea Will's contact details

University of Passau
Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Room NK 218
Innstrasse 40
94032 Passau

Phone: +49 851 509 2624
Fax: +49 851 509 2626
E-mail: dorothea.willatuni-passau.de

Office hours: Wed 10 a.m. – 12 noon and Thurs 1–3 p.m.
(no prior appointment necessary)

Franziska Schreiber, B.A.

Graduate assistant