Press and Communications

  Interview Pischinger Peter Winandy

The Department 3.0 - Press and Communications belongs to RWTH Aachen's Central University Administration.



+49 241 80 94322



Our Responsibilities

The Department 3.0 - Press and Communications is responsible for media relations and science coverage in the form of press releases, press conferences, photo editing, expert analyses, the organization of journalist trips und journalist days as well as for feedback evaluation. We publish the university newspaper RWTHinsight, the RWTH THEMEN science magazine, and the RWTH Annual Report on behalf of the rector.

We supervise TV and radio productions, develop RWTH audiovisual contributions, and provide advice concerning the communication of teaching and research to specific target groups and questions on external and internal PR.

Online News, RWTH Web Maintenance, and Social Media

Online we publish, among others, daily news reports, info e-mails, the digital press information service, and we maintain numerous new portals with announcements from the university. We also issue a daily press monitoring. Together with the web team, we are responsible for the conceptional and editorial maintenance of the central webpages.

We distribute news daily and maintain close contact with our followers on numerous social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Xing, and Google+.


Our public relations events include the RWTH Science Night, to which the University consistently welcomes more than 5.000 visitors on the second Friday of November every year.



Name Contact
Thorsten Karbach M. A.
Phone: +49 241 80 94323

Stellvertretende Dezernentin
Renate Kinny M. A.
Phone: +49 241 80 94326

Stefanie Fajfar
Phone: +49 241 80 94322

Public Relations und Web Communications
Celina Begolli M. A. Phone: +49 241 80 93686

Sebastian Dreher M. A. Phone: +49 241 80 90933

Angelika Hamacher M. A. Phone: +49 241 80 93687

Sven Wamig M. Sc. Phone: +49 241 80 93889

Wissenschaftsevents und Bürgerforum
Stella Conrads M. Sc.
Phone: +49 241 80 93888

Dipl.-Sportl. Jens Lundszien Phone: +49 241 80 93681

Thomas von Salzen
Phone: +49 241 80 95803

Clarissa Ebbe Phone: +49 241 80 93691

Gabriele Renner M. A. Phone: +49 241 80 90115

Charlotte Tuschinski
Anja Wehrle Phone: +49 241 80 90416