The Dean's Office is responsible for the administration and organisation of the Faculty, and is in charge of coordinating Corporate Communication Services, student advertising, and undertaking quality assurance. Contact details for study-related issues can be found here.


Foto Robert Vorholt

Prof. Dr. Robert Vorholt

T +41 41 229 52 64
Room: 3.B26

Foto Monika Jakobs

Prof. Dr. Monika Jakobs

Vice Dean
T +41 41 229 52 46
Room: 3.B30

Prof. Dr. Giovanni Ventimiglia

Vice Dean
T +41 41 229 57 72
Room: 3.B37

Foto Teres Graf

Teres Graf, MBA

Executive Faculty Manager
T +41 41 229 52 20

Areas of responsibility: Strategic support of faculty management, Management of the deanery team, Budget and requirement planning, Public relations and media work, Information events, Student advertising, Involvement in faculty and university committees, Faculty of Theology alumni division
Room: 3.B28

Andrea Furger

Faculty Management Assistant
T +41 41 229 52 00

Representing faculty management, Supporting the dean and executive faculty management, Appointment committees, Endowments and scholarships
Room: 3.B27

Helene Grüter

Helene Grüter

Administrative staff
T +41 41 229 52 03

Areas of responsibility: Drawing up the course catalog (VV), Coordination and organisation of teaching and events, Teaching assignments, Homepage, Room reservations, Providing information for students and employees
Room: 3.B27

Markus Wehrli

lic. theol. Markus Wehrli

Study coordinator
T +41 41 229 52 04

Areas of responsibility: Advising students (bachelor’s and master’s programmes in Theology and master’s programme in Liturgical Music), Information for prospective students, Assisting the dean with the organisation of study programmes, Examination administration, Military service advice (deferral of military service), Mobility advice, Open days for final-year school pupils, Admissions examinations for applicants without a Matura leaving certificate, Orientation days
Room: 3.B29
Attendance time: Mon. 10.30 am – 12.30 pm and 2 pm – 4 pm, Tue. 10.30 am – 12.30 pm

Nordström Karin

Dr. Karin Nordström

Study programme coordinator (Distance Learning Theology)
T +41 41 229 52 24

Areas of responsibility: Study programme coordinator (Bachelor/Distance Learning Theology)
Room: 3.B39

Dr. Andreas Kessler

Study coordinator Secondary Education Religion
T +41 41 229 52 55

Areas of responsibility: Advising students on the master’s programme in Secondary Education Religion (Religionslehre), Information for prospective students for the master’s programme in Secondary Education Religion, Responsibility for work experience placements on the teaching qualification course
Room: 3.B23




University of Lucerne
Faculty of Theology
Dean's Office
Frohburgstrasse 3, Room 3.B27
P.O. Box 4466
6002 Lucerne

T +41 41 229 52 00 / 03