Karsten Asshauer is a computer scientist (system administrator and web developer) and a project coordinator and communicator in the field of humanistic informatics and digital culture.
Since October 2019, he has been the systems manager at the Hermann von Helmholtz-Zentrum für Kulturtechnik. He is also deputy chairman of the General Staff Council of the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.
Prior to that, from 2014 to 2019, he managed the project “HU-Box” (Cloud Storage) at the CMS (Computer and Media Service) of the Humboldt-Universität, worked in the team of the backup and file service, and was the CMS coordinator for the IT representatives of the Humboldt-Universität.
From 2001 to 2013 he worked at the Institute of Art and Image History at the Humboldt-Universität in the areas of administration and development as well as coordination and communication in various research projects (including Requiem, Census, Bildakt und Verkörperung, Digital Peirce Archive, imagelab, imeji).
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