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Ulf Schrader


Technische Universität Berlin
Institute of Vocational Education and Work Studies
Marchstraße 23
10587 Berlin

E-Mail: schrader@tu-berlin.de

Short CV

Ulf Schrader holds the chair of Economic Education and Sustainable Consumption since 2008.

He studied economics, business administration, political sciences and sociology in Göttingen, Dublin and Hannover and holds degrees as "Diplom Ökonom (1995)" and "Magister Artium (2004)". He did his PhD and his post-doc-degree (Habilitation) at the Leibniz Universität Hannover.

Besides his teaching, he has been leading numerous research projects in the fields of sustainable consumption, consumer education and corporate social responsibility.

Ulf Schrader has been Vice President for Teacher Education and Junior Scholars at the TU Berlin from 2021 to 2022. Furthermore, he has been the director of the School of Education of TU Berlin (SETUB) from 2016 and 2021. He was a member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the German Federal Ministry for Nutrition, Agriculture and Consumer Protection and of the Innovation Advisory Board of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development and co-chairmen of the Co-operation Council for Teacher Education of the state of Berlin.


He is a member of the editorial boards of the Journal of Consumer Policy and the journal Sustainability: Science, Practice and Policy and deputy chairperson of the GATWU – Society for Work, Technology and Economy in Teaching.


Main research areas

  • Sustainable consumption
  • Consumer policy
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Sustainable Marketing
  • Innovation Management


  • Economic foundations of work studies
  • Sustainable consumption
  • Consumer tests as education projects
  • Consumer policy
  • Financial literacy and social security


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