Vice President Research und Professor for Cultural Theory and Cultural Praxis at the HafenCity University Hamburg.


Director of the City Science Lab, a partnership with the MIT Media Lab in Cambridge.


Co-Director of the Graduate Program on Performing Citizenship.

New articulations of urban citizenship in the metropolises of the 21st century.


Guest Lecturer at the Lucerne School of Art and Design.


Member of the Advisory Boards for the Böll-Stiftung umdenken and Lucerne School of Art and Design und in the Curatorship for the choreographic center PACT Zollverein in Essen.




Prof. Dr. Gesa Ziemer
HafenCity Universität

Überseeallee 16

20457 Hamburg