Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Grimm

Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Grimm is professor for IT Risk Management at the University Koblenz-Landau since 2005, and since 2008 also a consulting researcher in Fraunhofer SIT, Darmstadt. 2011-2014 he was elected Dean of the Faculty of Informatics. Among others, Professor Grimm teaches IT Risk Management for the Master programme in Web Science at University of Koblenz-Landau. At Summeracademy 2009 at University of Koblenz-Landau (supported by DAAD) the offered a course about Digital Rights Management.

Since 2010 he is Fellow of the German Informatics Society GI e.V. From 1985-2000, Rüdiger Grimm was scientist at GMD, which today is the Fraunhofer Institute of Secure IT Technology (SIT), Darmstadt. From 2000 to 2005 he was professor for multimedia application systems at the University of Technology, Ilmenau. During that time, in 2002 to 2005 he was also head of the research group "Security for Virtual Goods" of the Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media Technology (IDMT) in Ilmenau. He graduated in Mathematics from the University Göttingen in 1976 and worked thereafter until 1985 in different positions, as teacher in the German voluntary service in Tanzania, as IT scientist in Dresdner Bank Frankfurt, and in the University Computer Center Essen.