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Daniel Krüger


Social Research Centre Dortmund (sfs)

Evinger Platz 17, Room 82


Tel.: +49 231 755 90249

Fax: +49 231 755 90205


Research Associate
Innovation and education in the digital society

Focus of work

Social innovation for disadvanted groups in the context of digital transformation
Potentials of technological innovations for social innovations
Social innovation in the education sector

  • Since June 2018: Research Associate, Social Research Centre, TU Dortmund University
  • Februar 2017 – May 2018: Research Assistant, Social Research Centre, TU Dortmund University
  • January 2017: Degree Master of Arts in Social Science (Management and regulation of work, economy and organisation), Ruhr University Bochum
  • Until October 2016: Student, later Research Assistant, Chair for Qualitative Research Methods, Faculty of Social Science, Ruhr University Bochum

Since 2021 BMAS: Work - the way I want to!

Since 2021 BMBF (Federal Ministry of Education and Science): IncluScience

Since 2021 ESF: European Social Innovation Alliance (ESIA)

2020-2021 EC (H2020): Co-Design for Society in Innovation (SISCODE)

2018-2021 MWIDE NRW: Emscher-Lippe hoch 4 (EL4)

2017-2018 EC (FP7):  Social Innovation: Driving Force of Social Change (SI-DRIVE)


Location & approach

Exit 13 (Kreuz Dortmund Nord-Ost), direction Derne/Schwerte (B236), 1st exit direction Dortmund-Eving, next traffic lights turn right (Kemminghauser Str.), after 2.7km turn left (Evinger Str./B 54), after 1.1km traffic lights turn left (Deutsche Straße), after 500m on the left is the Evinger Platz.

From the Bundesstraße 1 (extension A40 or A44) to the intersection B1/B236 direction Lünen, 3rd exit direction Dortmund-Eving.

Exit Dortmund Hafen, turn left until the intersection Münsterstraße (B54), direction Eving, after about three kilometers turn into Deutsche Straße.

You can download an enlarged general map here

From Dortmund Airport, it takes just about 20 minutes to get to Dortmund Central Station by AirportExpress and from there to the university by subway (U-Bahn) 41. The stop is "Zeche Minister Stein". A wider range of international flight connections is offered by Düsseldorf Airport, about 60 kilometers away, which can be reached directly by S-Bahn from the university station. From there, you can get directly to Dortmund Central Station.

From Dortmund Central Station, take the U 41 light rail (direction Brambauer / Brechten). The stop is "Zeche Minister Stein". The Minister Stein Center is located on the right in the direction of travel of the streetcar.

You can find an overview map here.