EDU general conference 2008 › Gero Federkeil
Gero Federkeil is a trained sociologist and graduated at Bielefeld University in 1989.
After a period of working in empirical social research at the university, he has been working in the field of higher education since 1993.
He started to work for the German Science Council in 1993 where he focused on higher education, evaluation and indicators, higher education and employment and on university medicine. He conducted many evaluations of German higher education institutions.
Since 2000 he is working at the CHE Centre for Higher Education Development as a project manager. His main fields of work are ranking, evaluation, quality management and performance indicators. He is co-ordinating the international ranking activities at CHE. and has published on quality assessment and rankings.
He is member of the German Association of Higher Education Research and the German Association of Evaluation.