Dr. Andreas Fleischmann


Telefon: 089-289-25463 | 24359 (Augustenstraße|Barerstraße)
Mail: andreas.fleischmann@prolehre.tum.de
Büro: Augustenstraße 44, Raum 408 | Barerstraße 21, Raum 026
Post: Arcisstraße 21, 80333 München


"Life shinks or expands in proportion to one's courage" (Anaïs Nin)


Short Bio

Andreas Fleischmann studied computer science and pedagogy at the University of Technology Darmstadt and the University of British Columbia in Vancouver. He then obtained his doctorate in software engineering at the Technical University Munich, where he subsequently worked as a senior research associate. Parallel to this, he worked as a trainer and consultant in higher education, first at the University of Technology Darmstadt and, from 2006 on, at ProLehre.

In 2017, ProLehre merged with the Media Center, and Mr. Fleischmann became director of the new institute. He is involved in numerous committees, is a member of various professional societies (German Society for Academic Didactics, Society for Media in Science, Society for Medical Education), and is co-editor of the New Handbook for Higher Education. In 2011, he became part of the network Lehren, and in 2014 he was accredited by the German Association for University Didactics.

Additional Qualifications

  • Certified Trainer in Higher Education Teaching (2001)
  • E-Teaching Certificate (2008)
  • Certificate for Teaching in Higher Education of the Bavarian Universities – Specialization Level (2010)
  • Training in Systemic Coaching (2012)
  • Accreditation in Higher Education Teaching (2014)
  • Training in Systemic Consulting (2017/18)


  • Director: strategy and organizational development, personnel and budget planning, advising and committee work in the university management
  • Provide advanced training for lecturers through workshops and online-seminars as well as individual advising and teaching observations
  • Advise lecturers in developing and implementing teaching strategies and courses
  • Promote a culture of excellent teaching in all TUM departments; determine field-specific needs of lecturers; design and implement courses in higher education teaching

Course Portfolio

Andreas Fleischmann holds courses at various universities in the German-speaking world—for example, the TU München, HTW Saarbrücken, Leuphana Universität Lüneburg, Universitätsklinikum Göttingen, Macromedia Hochschule München, Hochschuldidaktisches Zentrum Sachsen, Hochschulevaluierungsverbund Südwest:

  • Foundations of Teaching in Higher Education
  • Competence-Oriented Teaching in Higher Education
  • Foundational Principles and Success Factors in Teaching Medicine
  • Innovative Teaching
  • Effective Lecturing
  • Effective Exercises
  • Engaging Teaching in Engineering Sciences
  • Engaging Teaching in Medicine