Expertise and clients

Entang Wiharso, "Her Shifting Identity # 3"
Entang Wiharso, “Her Shifting Identity # 3” (© STPI/Entang Wiharso), Indonesia, 2015. Collection Yvonne Spielmann

Professional Profile

Professor Yvonne Spielmann (Ph.D., Dr. habil.) has long track record of academic and leadership experience in media, communication, arts and culture in Higher Education at international levels across Europe and Asia. 2012-2015 she was Dean of Faculty of Fine Arts at Lasalle College of the Arts in Singapore and member of the senior management team, 2007-2012 Research Professor and Chair of New Media at University of the West of Scotland, and 2001-2007 Professor of Visual Media at Braunschweig University of Art.


Over thirty years of experience in teaching and research across Europe, the US, and Asia, supervision and evaluation of students, doctoral students, staff and study programms at international institutions. Monograph book publications include: “Contemporary Indonesian Art”, “Hybrid Culture”, “Video”, “Intermediality”, and about one hundred articles.

Coaching and Consultancy

Consultancy experience in education, advanced training and professional development with emphasis on: creative industries, creativity training, media competence, digital media/digital culture, intercultural communication, knowledge transfer, training for presentations, advice and coaching for international career planning.

Language Lecturer and Examiner for German as Foreign Language

Teaching experience in German as foreign language for all levels, A1 – C2, English, work-related German courses, professional language for care and nursing/medical doctors, education and social services, and in integration and orientation courses, in private education institutions.


Telc-examiner licences: B1/B2 scaled and professional, German Medicine/Care, German C1 (university and professional), DTZ.


  • University of Applied Sciences Europe
  • FHM Fachhochschule des Mittelstands
  • HMKW Hochschule für Medien, Kommunikation und Wirtschaft
  • hwtk Hochschule für Wirtschaft, Technik und Kultur
  • bbw Hochschule. University of Applied Sciences
  • bbw Bildungswerk der Wirtschaft in Berlin und Brandenburg
  • DEKRA Hochschule für Medien
  • BIA Akademie
  • Berlitz Deutschland
  • GFBM Gemeinnützige Gesellschaft für berufsbildende Maßnahmen mbH
  • Hartnackschule
  • Volkshochschule

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