Dr. Bernd J. Krämer
Professor Emeritus of FernUniversität in Hagen, Germany
Until August 2012, Bernd J. Krämer was a full professor at FernUniversität in Hagen
, Germany, where he headed the Chair of Distributed Systems and Software Engineering
He obtained a diploma (MS) and a doctorate in Computer Science from the Technical University of Berlin
Currently he is a guest professor of Shanghai Jiao Tong Universitity
He was a senior scientist of GMD, Sankt Augustin, Germany, an adjunct professor at the Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, a visiting professor at the Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia, at McGill University, Montreal, and at the University of California, Berkeley.
His research interests include: distributed and component-based software engineering, service-oriented computing, e-learning technology, and social software.
He has published four books including two textbooks, nine university level e-learning courses, 24 book chapters, more than 40 journal articles, and more than 80 refereed articles in scholarly conference proceedings.
Further he co-edited four journal issues and 14 books and conference proceedings.
He was the consortium leader or principal investigator of over 30 international research projects that were funded by the EU, the German Science Foundation (DFG), the German Minister of Science and Technology, the US National Science Foundation, the Office of Naval Research, MITI in Japan and industry.