Sigrun_Nickel
  • Function: Head of Higher Education Research
  • Department: CHE Centre for Higher Education
  • Phone: +49 5241 9761-23
  • E-Mail: Sigrun.Nickel@che.de
  • Assistance: Petra Bischof

Key activities at the CHE

  • Research projects on permeability between vocational and academic education, careers in higher education management, development of young researchers, quality management and evaluation, university governance
  • Excecution of evaluation procedures and activities as a peer
  • Teacher in advanced training courses in Higher Education Management

Higher education and apprenticeship

  • German Studies, Sociology and Education at the University of Münster (Magistra Artium)
  • PhD in Social Science on “Participative Management of Universities” at the University of Klagenfurt/Austria
  • Traineeships as newspaper editor and Consultant for systemic organisational development

Professional experience

  • Education policy editor for the Hamburg local news section of the taz (die tageszeitung) and member of the Management Board
  • Head of the Communication and Strategic University Development section at Hamburg University of Economics and Politics (HWP) and from 1997 member of its Presidential Board
  • Employed on the staff of Hamburg’s Senator for Science (Ministry of Science and Research)
  • Scientific Director of the University Development project (ProUni) at Universität Hamburg
  • Research assistant at the University Research Section of IFF (Faculty for Interdisciplinary Research and Continuing Education) in Vienna/Austria
  • Joined the CHE in 2005

Current advisory and assessor activities

  • Member of body of experts “Permeability between vocational and academic education” consisting of the German Rectors’ Conference (HRK), the Stifterverband für die deutsche Wissenschaft and the Association of German Architects (BDA)
  • Chair of the advisory board of the Centre for Quality Assurance (ZHQE) at the University Duisburg-Essen

Memberships

  • GfHf German Association for Higher Education Research
  • CHER Consortium of Higher Education Researchers
  • DGWF German Association for University Continuing and Distance Education
  • DeGeval Association for Evaluation

Publications

Nickel, Sigrun

Publikationsliste
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Steuerung der hochschulischen Kernaufgabe Weiterbildung 0.00 KB 6039 downloads

Cendon, Eva; Maschwitz, Annika; Nickel, Sigrun; Pellert, Ada & Wilkesmann, Uwe: ...
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Einführung in das CHE-Forum „Alternative Verfahren zur Systemakkreditierung“ 445.37 KB 5967 downloads

Nickel, Sigrun; Pistor, Petra: Einführung in das CHE-Forum „Alternative Verfahren...
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Bilanz und Ausblick der Projekte der 2. Wettbewerbsrunde - Projektfortschrittsanalyse 2020: Band 1 1.36 MB 5423 downloads

Nickel, Sigrun; Reum, Nicolas; Thiele, Anna-Lena: Bilanz und Ausblick der Projekte...
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Leistungsbeurteilung im Hochschulmanagement 0.00 KB 6027 downloads

Nickel, Sigrun; Zechlin, Lothar: Leistungsbeurteilung im Hochschulmanagement. In:...
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Steuerung der hochschulischen Kernaufgabe Weiterbildung 0.00 KB 6221 downloads

Cendon, Eva; Maschwitz, Annika; Nickel, Sigrun; Pellert, Ada; Wilkesmann, Uwe:. Steuerung...
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Trendanalyse zu Kurzformaten in der wissenschaftlichen Weiterbildung 1.25 MB 7643 downloads

Reum, Nicolas; Nickel, Sigrun; Schrand, Michaela: Trendanalyse zu Kurzformaten in...
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"Wie Studierende erkennen, dass ihr duales Studium keine Mogelpackung ist" (Interview Sigrun Nickel im Deutschlandfunk 02.09.2020) 0.00 KB 1906 downloads

Duale Studiengänge sind in Deutschland stark nachgefragt. Doch nicht überall, wo...
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CHE kurz + kompakt - Duales Studium 517.58 KB 14870 downloads

Mordhorst, Lisa; Nickel, Sigrun: CHE kurz + kompakt – Duales Studium, Gütersloh,...
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CHE kurz + kompakt – Studium ohne Abitur: Medizin und Pharmazie 396.01 KB 20139 downloads

Nickel, Sigrun; Schrand, Michaela; Thiemann, Jan: CHE kurz + kompakt – Studium...
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Übersicht der implementierten Angebote aus den Förderprojekten 2011-2020 1.87 MB 5404 downloads

Nickle, Sigrun; Schrand, Michaela; Thiele, Anna-Lena: Übersicht der implementierten...