André Ullrich heads the research group "Digitalisation, Sustainability and Participation" at the Weizenbaum Institute for the Networked Society and is currently doing his habilitation on responsible and sustainable digitalisation.
He studied business administration in Potsdam and Moscow and did his doctorate in Business Information Systems on the characteristics of changeable systems at the University of Potsdam. There he also set up and managed the learning factory in the Industry 4.0 Center. He was a visiting researcher at the Universities of Stellenbosch, Queensland University of Technology and Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He then worked as part of a junior research group on transformative potentials of digitally networked production for people, the environment and technology as a post-doctoral researcher at the University of Potsdam.
His work focuses on the opportunities and risks of digitalisation for the socio-ecological transformation of companies and society.
Research Focus: Digital Technologies in Society
Research Group Lead since 15 September 2022
Research Group "Digitalization, Sustainability, and Participation"
Research Associate from 1 October 2021 - 14 September 2022
Research Group “Education and Advanced Training in the Digital Society“
Sustainability and digitalization