Goal-oriented participatory project management 2016 - 2019
Project management of the Office of Cooperation RUB/IGM
The Office of Cooperation is specifically interested in any issue that is likely to have an impact on the design
of future employment such as industrial relations, education and Germany’s future as an industrial site

 

Transdisciplinary research cooperation:

The Office of Cooperation RUB/IGM cooperates with selected faculties and research institutions within and beyond the borders of Ruhr-University Bochum.

Project funded by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi):
APPsist – intelligent knowledge services for Smart Production – autonomic for Industry 4.0
Cooperation: Chair of Production Systems (LPS), RUB
Duration: 01/2014 – 12/2016

Status: extension requested

 

Project funded by the Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF):
SOPHIE - Semi-autonomous planning and human-centered decision support to enable synchronous production.
Cooperation: Chair of Production Systems (LPS), RUB
Duration: 04/2014 – 03/2017

Status: approved

Project funded by the BMBF:
ADAPTION – conversion towards CPPS based on the current level of development.
Cooperation: Chair of Production Systems (LPS), RUB
Duration: 01/2016 – 12/2018

Status: approved

Project founded by the Hans-Boeckler Foundation:

Works councils’ needs for qualification and offers of qualification in practice.

Cooperation: IG Metall, ver.di, IG BCE, IG Bau, EVG.

Duration: 11/2015 – 02/2017
Status: approved


Design projects:

The Office of Cooperation runs user-oriented projects with selected partners from within and beyond RUB.

Work and innovation.

Cooperation: IG Metall und Chair of Production Systems (LPS)
Duration: 2/2016 – 2/2019

Status: approved

Learning factories at universities:
distribution, curricular orientation, effects on regional economy

Cooperation: Chair of Production Systems (LPS) and Chair of Sociology/General Sociology, Work and Economy, RUB

Status: applied to Hans-Boeckler Foundation


Tertiary education at RUB – In the context of the program of the Federal Government and the federal states for improved study conditions and more quality in teaching.
Cooperation: ELLI – Excellent teaching and learning in the engineering sciences

Duration: 2016 - 2019
Status: approved

Refining the LPS-learning factory: integration into academic and dual training (training facility Opel Bochum TÜV Nord)
Status: active work group

Scientific further education:

The Office of Cooperation RUB/IGM offers innovative programs of further education in collaboration with selected partners from within and beyond RUB.

5th season: Innovation through participation. Further education study program for works councils.
Cooperation: Academy RUB; DGB-Bildungswerk NRW e.V.
Duration: 09/2015 – 06/2016
Status: running

6th season (revised): Innovation through participation. Further course of studies for works councils.
Cooperation: Academy RUB; DGB-Bildungswerk NRW e.V.
Duration: 09/2016 – 06/2017
Status: running

5th and 6th season: Strategic management of works councils. Further course of studies for employee representatives.
Cooperation: Work and Life (Arbeit und Leben) DGB / VHS NW; Ver.di Landesbezirk NRW
Duration: 03/2016 – 03/2017

Status: running

6th and 7th season: Process management and organization-oriented qualifications. Further course of studies for doctoral scholarship holders.
Cooperation: Hans-Boeckler Foundation
Duration: 10/2014 – 03/2018

Status: running

(Interdisciplinary) teaching:

The Office of Cooperation RUB/IGM offers courses linking different faculties

Cross-faculty range of courses:
MAO: Management and organization of work. Interdisciplinary course for Master students of engineering and social sciences.

Cooperation: Chair of Production Systems (LPS) and Faculty of Social Sciences, RUB)

Courses in the MA program at the Faculties of Social Sciences and Mechanical Engineering (RUB):
“Management and regulation of work, economy, and organization” (MaRAWO)

Future of work (summer term 2016)

Research module at the Faculty of Social Sciences (RUB) as part of the study program MaRAWO:

Work – Codetermination – Qualification (winter term 2016/17 – summer term 2017)

Cooperation: Work and Life NRW (Arbeit und Leben NRW)

Courses in the BA program at the Faculty of Social Sciences, RUB:
Introduction to the sociology of work (Arb., part I)
Introduction to the sociology of work, economy and organization (AWOrg, part I)

Both offered in summer term 2016 and winter term 2016/17