Karin Zachmann

Prof. Dr. rer. oec. habil.

Director of the Professur for Technical History

Resume

winter term 2007/2008:  CMU Pittsburgh, visiting scholar

since 2003:  Technische Universität München

2001-2003:  Technische Universität Darmstadt

winter term 1997/1998 and 2000/2001:  Technische Universität Berlin

1979-2001:  Technische Universität Dresden

Professional Offices and Institutional Affiliations

Member of the >Munich Center for Technology and Society since 2012

Member of the >Munich Center for the History of Science and Technology since 2003

Member of the scientific advisory board of the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, 2014-2019

Member of the program committee of the Society for the History of Technology (SHOT), 2016-2018

Member of the Editorial Board of the >“Technikgeschichte” journal, 2004-2016

Contributing Editor of >“Technology and Culture”, 2011-2015

Member of  the “Verband der Historiker und Historikerinnen Deutschlands” since 2010

Member of the board of trustees of the Deutsches Museum

Courses

Geschichte der Technik in der Frühen Neuzeit

Geschichte der Technik in der Moderne 1: Von der Industriellen Revolution bis zum Ersten Weltkrieg

Geschichte der Technik in der Moderne 2: Technisierungsprozesse und gesellschaftlicher Wandel im kurzen 20. Jahrhundert

Geschichte und Theorie der Dinge

Technik, Natur, Gesellschaft

Technik, Wirtschaft, Gesellschaft

Office Hours

Mondays: 15.00-16.00