Dorothée Schulte, M. A.

Dorothée Schulte Photo: Hardy Welsch

Email: dorothee.schulte

Phone: +49 2331 987-4065

Room: 18


  • since October 2017: Research Associate at the FernUniversität in Hagen, until 12/2020 as part of the project The joint Federal Government-Länder Competition “Advancement through Education: Open Universities
  • 2015–2017: Coordinator for vocational orientation at the transition from school to profession at WeTeK Berlin gGmbH
  • 2014–2015: Student assistant at the Research Center for Research on Continuing Education and Education Management (FWB) at Deutsche Universität für Weiterbildung (DUW) in Berlin (German University for Continuing Education)
  • 2013–2016: Master of Arts (M. A.) Adult Education/ Lifelong Learning at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • 2011–2012: Study visit at Griffith College Dublin within the B. A. degree course Journalism & Visual Media
  • 2009–2013: Bachelor of Arts (B. A.) European Media Studies at University of Potsdam
  • 2006–2014: Coordinator Sales & Marketing at Mövenpick Hotels Deutschland GmbH
  • 2003–2006: Apprenticeship as management assistant in event organization

Research Focus

  • Higher education research, especially on the future of higher education
  • Future-oriented research approaches and methodology
  • Continuing education and university lifelong learning
  • Scientific communication and dissemination of project and research results for different target groups

English-language Publications

mehr Infos

  • Cendon, Eva; Mörth, Anita & Schulte, Dorothée (in press). University continuing education as innovation lab for future education – potentials and limitations. In: eucen eJournal of University Lifelong Learning.
  • Schulte, Dorothée; Cendon, Eva & Makoe, Mpine (in press). Future Scenarios for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education and the Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic. In Martha Burkle, Alan Tait & Josep Duart (Hrsg.), The Changing Character of Universities: the Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic. Basel: Springer International Publishing.
  • Schulte, Dorothée, & Makoe, Mpine (2020). Accessibility and Inclusivity in Higher Education and the Impact of Covid-19: Implications for active citizenship and university lifelong learning. In Abena Dadze-Arthur, Anita Mörth, Francesca Uras, Susan Dennett, Ester Martínez, Juan C. Rodríguez, . . . Heribert Hinzen (Eds.), eucen Studies. eJournal of University Lifelong Learning: eucen ULLL Open Fora 2020. Vol 4, No 2 (pp. 37–43). eucen Electronic Press, 2020.
  • Schulte, Dorothée; Cendon, Eva & Makoe, Mpine (2020). Re-Visioning the Future of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education. Report on Focus Group Discussions for the UNESCO Futures of Education Initiative. University of the Future Network. Retrieved from
  • Schulte, Dorothée, & Cendon, Eva contributed by Hochberg, Jana & Wild, Rüdiger (2019). The Digitalization of the University of the Future. Visions on the Future of Teaching and Learning in the Digital Age. [Video] Retrieved from