Hasso-Plattner-Institut für Softwaresystemtechnik

Ingo Marsolek

Prof. Dr. Ingo Marsolek studied mechanical engineering and biomedical sciences at the Technical University of Berlin, where he also earned his doctorate in human- and product-ergonomics. As a senior consultant and, later, as the managing chairman of the Institute for Health Care Systems Management Berlin (HCMB), he established the field of system-ergonomic process- and product-consultation for medical businesses and hospitals. On a scholarship from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (AvH) and the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), he worked as a post-doctorate researcher on the topic “balanced rationalization” at the Hokkaido University of Sapporo in Japan. Back at the TU Berlin, he was named assistant director of the human- and product-ergonomics department and established the first medicinal ergonomics innovation lab (medilab V) in the world.

After many years of working as a researcher and teacher at the TU Berlin and external lecturer at the Beuth University of Applied Sciences in Berlin with a focus on work structuring and product development.