Hans-Liudger Dienel is Professor for Work, Technology and Participation at the Technische Universität Berlin (Technical University Berlin, TU) and Managing Director of the “nexus Institut for Cooperation Management” in Berlin. At TU Berlin, he serves as Study Dean for the School of Education and is heading two Master Programs on “Science Management” and “Sustainable Mobility Management”. From 1996-2013, he was director of the Center for Technology and Society. Hans–Liudger Dienel is editor-in-chief of the journal “Innovation. European Journal of Social Science Research” (Routledge) and member of the editorial board of a couple of further journals, including \”TATuP\” (Journal for Technology Assessment in Theory and Practice).
Dienel is a prolific writer on the future of deliberative democracy. Recent publications: Hannah Ulbrich, Marco Wedel, Hans-Liudger Dienel (Hg..) (2021): Internal Crowdsourcing in Companies. Theoretical Foundations and Practical Applications. Springer: Berlin/Heidelberg/New York; Roman Peperhove, Karlheinz Steinmüller, Hans-Liudger Dienel (Hg.): Envisioning Uncertain Futures. Scenarios as a Tool in Security, Privacy and Mobility Research. Springer: Berlin/Heidelberg/New York 2018; Hans-Liudger Dienel, M. Reza Shirazi, Sabine Schröder, Jenny Schmithals (Hg.): Citizens‘ Participation in Urban Planning and Development in Iran. Abingdon/New York: Routledge 2017.