Günter J. Friesenhahn

Vice president

Immediate past vice president (2011-2015) and treasurer (2009-2011) and EC-member since 2007


European Community Studies /Social Work


German, English, Italian and basic French

Teaching Subjects

Social work and social services in Europe, international youth work, diversity studies

Current Activities

Professor, dean of the faculty of social sciences at the University of Applied Sciences Koblenz
Visiting professor, Dipartimento di Filosofia e Beni Culturali, Università Ca’ Foscari, Venezia

Fields of (Scientific) Interest

Comparative social work, transition of societies and welfare arrangements, social work education