Faculty of Law
Dean of Studies

Dean of Studies

Duties and responsibilities

The Dean of Studies:

  1. ensures that the courses offered are in line with the study and examination regulations, that the degree programmes can be successfully completed within the standard period of study, and that the students receive adequate support,
  2. has overall responsibility for teaching evaluations, including those from students,
  3. delivers regular reports on his or her area of responsibility to the Dean and at least once per semester to the Faculty Board and the University Executive,
  4. submits an annual teaching report (German); this report does not make reference to individual faculty members,
  5. makes recommendations to the Dean on the use of funds available for teaching,
  6. is expected to contribute his or her opinion on the pedagogical aptitude of applicants in appointment procedures.

These duties and responsibilities are laid down in Art. 30(2) of the Bavarian Higher Education Act (BayHschG), as amended on 23 May 2006.

The Dean of Studies

Prof. Dr. Tomas Kuhn
Prof. Dr. Tomas Kuhn

Room HK14B 120

Phone: +49 851 509 2379 Tomas.Kuhnatuni-passau.de Website Office hours:

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