The Department of Communication (IfK) – hosted at the University of Münster – is one of the oldest institutes of communication science in Germany. The IfK engages in high quality research in communication and offers curricula leading to the B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. degrees.

    Managing director
    Prof. Dr. Thorsten Quandt
    Tel.: +49 251 83-23002, Fax: +49 251 83-21310

    Associate director
    Prof. Dr. Volker Gehrau
    Tel.: +49 251 83-24276, Fax: +49 251 83-21310

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Here you find information about the academic and non-academic staff (Professors, Emeriti, Research Assistants and Secretaries) in the Department of Communication.

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The Department of Communication (IfK) is one of the biggest departments in Germany. Facilities for staff, students and the general public include the library and the secretariats.

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The Department of Communication (IfK) is the oldest communication-and journalism-orientated departments in North Rhine-Westphalia and the second oldest department of its kind in Germany.