Dr. rer. nat. Rene Vossen

Rene Vossen

Telephone: +49 241 80 91170

Room: D 2.17

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Dr. Rene Vossen is Managing Director of the Institute for Management Cybernetics (IfU) at RWTH Aachen University.

Dr. Vossen has been working at the Cybernetics Lab IMA/ZLW & IfU as research assistant and research group leader since 2008. After completing his studies in 2006 at the RWTH Aachen University, he worked for the West German Broadcasting and a local newspaper publishing company as an online editor and writer.

In December 2012, he completed his doctorate (PhD) in the field of applied research on the intellectual capital of clusters of excellence successfully. In addition his main areas of research are cybernetic knowledge management, the optimization of cooperation, communication and networking processes in knowledge-intensive research networks, quality management, performance measurement, metrics development and benchmarking as well as the research network management of inter-and transdisciplinary projects.



  • Jeschke, Sabina; Schröder, Stefan; Zimmer, Inna; Jooß, Claudia; Leisten, Ingo; Vossen, Rene; Hees, Frank (eds.): Demografie Atlas. Deutschland Land der demografischen Chancen, 2013. RWTH Aachen Hochschulbibliothek
  • Jooß, Claudia; Vossen, Rene; Jeschke, Sabina: Evaluation, Steering, and Support of Knowledge Production in Interdisciplinary Clusters of Excellence – One Step Beyond, in Journal of American Business Review, Cambridge, vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 189-189, 2013. RWTH Aachen Hochschulbibliothek
  • Schröder, Stefan; Janßen, Daniela; Leisten, Ingo; Vossen, Rene; Isenhardt, Ingrid: On-professional competence in engineering education for XL-Classes, in Proceedings of the IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE 2013), Oklahoma City, USA, 23-26 October 2013, IEEE, pp. 29-34, 2013.
  • Schuster, Katharina; Ewert, Daniel; Johansson, Daniel; Bach, Ursula; Vossen, Rene; Jeschke, Sabina: Verbesserung der Lernerfahrung durch die Integration des Virtual Theatres in die Ingenieurausbildung, in Innovationen für die Zukunft der Lehre in den Ingenieurwissenschaften, Tekkaya, A. Erman, Sabina Jeschke, Marcus Petermann, et al. (eds.), TeachING-LearnING.EU discussions, TeachING-LearnING.EU, pp. 246-260, 2013.
  • Soldatova, Elena; Bach, Ursula; Vossen, Rene; Jeschke, Sabina: Creating an E-Learning recommender system supporting teachers of engineering disciplines, in Proceedings of the International Conference on Interactive Collaborative Learning (ICL 2013), Kazan, Russia, 25-27 September 2013, IEEE, pp. 811-815, 2013. RWTH Aachen Hochschulbibliothek
  • Stehling, Valerie; Bach, Ursula; Vossen, Rene; Jeschke, Sabina: Chances and risks of using clicker software in XL engineering classes - From theory to practice, in Proceedings of the Interdisciplinary Engineering Design Education Conference (IEDEC 2013),Santa Clara, CA USA, 4-5 March 2013, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, pp. 23-27, 2013. RWTH Aachen Hochschulbibliothek
  • Stiehm, Sebastian; Welter, Florian; Vossen, Rene; Jeschke, Sabina: Measuring Regional Innovative Capability : Development of an Extended Set of Indicators, in Proceedings of the 6th International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation (ICERI 2013), Seville, Spain, 18-20 November 2013, IATED, pp. 807-816, 2013. RWTH Aachen Hochschulbibliothek
  • Stiehm, Sebastian; Welter, Florian; Vossen, Rene; Jeschke, Sabina: Operationalizing Regional Innovative Capability, in Proccedings of the 6th ISPIM Innovation Symposium - Innovation In The Asian Century, Melbourne, Australia, 8-11 December 2013, 2013. RWTH Aachen Hochschulbibliothek
  • Stiehm, Sebastian; Welter, Florian; Vossen, Rene; Jeschke, Sabina: Kybernetische Modelle des Social Media Monitorings in Trendanalysen der Wirtschafts- und Arbeitswelt, in Proceedings des LingUnite - Tag der Sprachforschung, Aachen, Germany, 11 October 2013, pp. 78-80, 2013. RWTH Aachen Hochschulbibliothek
  • Vaegs, Tobias; Zimmer, Inna; Schröder, Stefan; Leisten, Ingo; Vossen, Rene; Jeschke, Sabina: Fostering Interdisciplinary Integration in Engineering Management, in Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management (IEEM 2013), Bangkok, Thailand, 10-13 December 2013, Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, 2013. RWTH Aachen Hochschulbibliothek