Institute of the Weltethos Foundation
at the University of Tübingen

Weltethos as a learning programme for encounter and dialogue promotes trust in business and in global civil society.

Prof. Dr. Dr. Ulrich Hemel

Ulrich Hemel has been the Director of the Global Ethic Institute since June 2018. The businessman graduated with a degree in economics and social sciences, among others from the Pontifical University in Rome. This was followed by a doctorate in Catholic theology and a habilitation in religious education with a specialization in applied ethics.
His research and work focuses on ethics in companies, economic anthropology, ethics of artificial intelligence. Ulrich Hemel is also a member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts and President of the Federation of Catholic Entrepreneurs (BKU).

Prof. Dr. Dr. Ulrich Hemel
Institutsdirektor