Master Arts & Cultural Management: Instructors

From Practitioners for Practitioners

In addition to their scholarly competence, all of the instructors in the Arts & Cultural Management Masters programme have extensive experience in their respective areas of instruction and work. Instructors from well-known international cultural companies and institutions supplement the programme and present course content from a practitioner's point of view.

Programme Directors

  • Prof. Dr. Sigrid Bekmeier-Feuerhahn
  • Prof. Dr. Volker Kirchberg

Leuphana Faculty

  • Christian Holst

Affiliated Faculty

Dr. Annett Baumast

University for Music and Theatre, Hamburg, Institute for Cultural and Media Management

Dr. Claire Burnill-Meier

University of Leeds, Lecturer and Researcher

Dr. Su Fern Hoe

Singapore Management University

Dr. Patrick Föhl

Director of the Network for Cultural Consulting, University Lecturer

Dr. Steven Hadley

University of Sheffield, UK, Research Associate, Queen's University Belfast, UK, Associate Lecturer

Grant Hall

University of South Australia

Prof. Dr. Raphaela Henze

Heilbronn University, Germany, Professor of Arts Management

Kathrin Hohmaier

University of Oldenburg, Research Fellow

Prof. Dr. Dorit Kluge

HWTK Berlin (University of Applied Sciences), Germany, Professor of Economics

Dr. Olga Kolokytha

University of Vienna, Department of Communication, Assistant Professor and Postdoctoral Research Assistant

Dr. Nadine Ober-Heilig

Cultural Manager, Consultancy for Branding and Arts Marketing

Dr. Marguerite Rumpf


Prof. Dr. Tom Schössler

University of Applied Sciences Emden/Leer 

Prof. Dr. Njörður Sigurjónsson

Bifröst University, Iceland, Associate Professor

Contact & Advising


Christian Holst
Universitätsallee 1, C6.217
21335 Lüneburg
Fon +49.4131.677-2534


Sabine Engel
Universitätsallee 1, C6.217
21335 Lüneburg
Fon +49.4131.677-1858

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