Organised by University of Rijeka
In partnership with:
Ministry of Science and Education of the Republic of Croatia and the European Commission as part of the Croatian Presidency of the Council of the European Union
Date and Venue:
June 15-18, 2020, Zoom
Ulrich Fuchs has the French and German citizenship. He was born in Bavaria and lives in Marseille. Studied German language and literature, politics, history, sociology and theatre studies, 1982 PhD at Free University in Berlin. 1984-2005 teaching post at the University of Bremen, 1993-1996 teaching post at the University of Mainz. 1984-2003 dramatics advisor at the Bremer Theater. 2000-2004 Manager of the Cultural management course at the College of Bremen. Since 2001, teaching post at the University of Avignon. 2003-2005 project manager of team for preparing Bremen’s application to be European Capital of Culture 2010. From 2005 to 2010 deputy managing director and program director of Linz 2009 – European Capital of Culture 2009. From 2010 to 2014 deputy managing director and program director of Marseille-Provence 2013 – European Capital of Culture 2013. Since 2014 Panel member and chair of the European Commission selecting and monitoring the European Capitals of Culture. Teaching post at several European universities.