Endowed Professorship at the TU Darmstadt
In 2001 there has been made an agreement with the Technical University Darmstadt about the financing of a C4- endowed professorship for information security for a period of 5 years. The professorship was created in the faculty of informatics. Mrs. Prof. Dr. Claudia Eckert has been appointed. She also managed the Frauenhofer Institute for IT-Security in Darmstadt. The funding for the professorship of Mrs. Prof. Dr. Eckert expired at the end of 2006.
Since 2006 a junior professorship for Security Engineering was funded, which later became a full professorship. The chair is hold by Prof. Dr. Stefan Katzenbeisser.
Since 2010 Ph.D. project in the framework of CASED were funded with 100 000 Euro per year.