you are here:  Communication

Department of Development and Communication

The KU’s Department of Development and Communication is responsible for the University’s engagement with the public and manages all of its external and internal communication. We are responsible for press and public relations work, the KU’s main website and university publications, event management, university marketing, corporate design, and fundraising. We advise the university management and members of the KU on topics related to public relations and are a point of contact for journalists, staff and students, alumni, supporters, and sponsors of the university, as well as the interested public.

For journalists

News from the Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt, recent developments in research, the history of the University’s campus, information on events – journalists can find information and experts, facts and figures, and free images for reporting purposes here. More...

Press releases:
The latest news from the Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt

Press images:
Photos of people and campuses at the KU

The communication team

Name Aufgaben Raum Telefon E-Mail
Dr. Christian Klenk Director of the department, advising the university management, publications and university media, internal communication, fundraising, strategic planning SR 115 93-21551



Dr. Petra Hemmelmann EditorSR 116 93-21734


Brigitte Hardt Secretary’s office for the University Council, KU website, university marketing, social mediaSR 118 93-21115



Constantin Schulte Strathaus Press officer, General press and public relations work, editing the newsletter and Agora magazine, social mediaSR 117 93-21248



N. N. Secretary’s office for the Press Office, Events Documentation/archive
Database, University media sales, Press reviews
SR 118 93-21594



Sylvia Schmager Translator SR 118 93-23330