Claudia Kruschwitz

Academic Staff, Coordination Research

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Chair of Urban Design and Institute for Urban Design and European Urbanism


Building: 1810 - Seminargebäude
Room: SG 306
Wüllnerstraße 5b
52062 Aachen


Phone: +49 241 80 98218

Office Hours

by appointment

Main Fields of Research and Education

  • Research coordination at the chair
  • Development and organisation, evaluation and accreditation of study programmes (Faculty of Architecture)
  • Innovations in mobility and their impact on the city and urban space
  • University and City
  • Planning and construction in non-European countries (DR of Congo, Sultanate of Oman)

Academic Career

since 2012: Assistant to the Dean of Studies at the Faculty of Architecture, RWTH Aachen University
2011: PhD thesis "University and city: structural genesis of university types and their significance in urban space", Faculty of Architecture, RWTH Aachen University
2008 – 2011: Lecturer/Assistant Professor at the Department of Urban Planning and Architecture at GUtech, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman
since 2003: Research Assistant at the "Chair and Institute for Urban Planning and Design", Faculty of Architecture, RWTH Aachen University
1997 – 2003: Master´s programme in architecture at RWTH Aachen University
born 1978


  • Deputy member of the Rectorate Commission for Quality Management in Teaching (2015-2016, since 2018)
  • Member of the working group Quality Management for Studies and Teaching (2014-2017)
  • Member of the Working Group Module and Examination Survey (2014-2016)
  • Advisor to the Academic Advisory Board of the Faculty of Architecture (formerly Faculty Commission for Teaching, Studies and Evaluation) (since 2012)
  • Member of the Faculty Commission for Teaching, Studies and Evaluation (2010-2011)
  • Member of various appointment committees of the Aachen Architecture Faculty and GUtech, Oman (2006-2014)


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