Compliance Officer of the University of Münster

Prof. Dr.  Theresia Theurl
© privat
Prof. Dr. Theresia Theurl
Room 66a
Schlossplatz 2
48149 Münster
Tel: +49 251-83 21203
theresia.theurl@uni-muenster.de
Consultation hours: by appointment

The Compliance Officer advises the Rectorate on ways to further develop the compliance structures at the University of Münster so as to enhance their preventative efficacy and avoid regulatory violations.

As the head of the WWU Compliance Office, responsible for addressing compliance-related matters on behalf of all WWU employees, the Compliance Officer works to anchor and raise awareness of the topic of compliance in all areas of the University.

Education and academic career

  • Secondary school and university study

    Year Activity
    06/1974 High school diploma (Abitur) from the Musisch-Pädagogisches Realgymnasium für Mädchen in Salzburg
    1974 - 1979 Undergraduate degree in economics at the University of Innsbruck
    05/1979 Master’s degree in economics (Mag. rer. soc. oec.)

  • Doctoral study

    Year Activity
    05/1987 Doctoral degree (Dr. rer. soc. oec.) with distinction (summa cum laude) conferred by the Faculty of Social Sciences and Economics of the University of Innsbruck for a dissertation on the theoretical underpinnings of Austrian monetary policy

  • Post-doctoral study (habilitation)

    Year Activity
    1992 Conferral of authorisation to teach economics by the University of Innsbruck for a habilitation on the European Monetary Union

  • University career

    Year Activity
    1979 - 1982 Research assistant at the Institute of Economics at the University of Munich (Prof Dr Frank E. Münnich)
    1982 - 2000 University assistant, university lecturer (1992), associate professor (1994), and finally extraordinary university professor (1997) in the Department of Economics at the University of Innsbruck (Prof Dr Karl Socher)
    1993 Visiting scholar in the Economics Department of the Austrian National Bank, Vienna, at the invitation of President Maria Schaumayer
    1995 Participation in the International Visitor Program (USA) at the invitation of the US government
    1994 - 2000 Visiting professor at the Université Robert Schuman Strasbourg as part of the programme Diplôme d´Études Supérieures Spécialisées
    1997 - 1998 Substitute university professor of economics at the University of Münster (chair: Prof Dr Dieckheuer)
    2000 - 2021 Professor of economics at the University of Münster (WWU); at the same time, managing director of the Institute for Co-operative Studies (since April 2021, university professor, ret.)
    2004 - 2005 Spokesperson for the Conference of Economics Professors
    2005 - 2006 Dean of the School of Business and Economics at the University of Münster
    2006 - 2008 Vice-Dean of the School of Business and Economics at the University of Münster
    2008 - 2010 Vice-Dean of the School of Business and Economics at the University of Münster (responsible for finances)
    2014 - 2020 Dean of the School of Business and Economics at the University of Münster
    2015 - 2020 Spokesperson for the Deans of the University of Münster
    since 05/2021 Compliance officer of the University of Münster

Contact

Ann-Kathrin Bilda
© WWU - Peter Leßmann
Ann-Kathrin Bilda
Managing director
WWU Compliance Office
Room 66b
Schlossplatz 2
48149 Münster
Tel: +49 251 83-21202
ann-kathrin.bilda@uni-muenster.de