Anja Karliczek

Anja Karliczek

Federal Minister of Education and Research

Anja Karliczek, designierte Bundesministerin für Bildung und Forschung

Anja Karliczek heads the Federal Ministry of Education and Research. She has been a Member of the German Bundestag since 2013. From 2017 to March 2018 she was Parliamentary Secretary of the CDU/CSU parliamentary group in the German Bundestag.

(Photo: Rauß Fotografie)

CV

  • Born on 29 April 1971 in Ibbenbüren; married, three children

  • 1990
    Abitur (higher education entrance qualification), followed by banking traineeship at Deutsche Bank

  • 1993
    Trained in hotel management at the family hotel

  • since 1994
    Manager, Hotel Teutoburger Wald

  • 2003 - 2008
    Studied business at the University of Hagen, distance education university; obtained degree in business administration

  • since 1998
    Member of the CDU

  • since January 2011
    Chairwoman of the CDU municipal association, Tecklenburg

  • 2004 - 2014
    Member of the Tecklenburg Town Council

  • since 2013
    Member of the German Bundestag

  • 2017 - 2018
    Parliamentary Secretary of the CDU/CSU parliamentary group in the German Bundestag

  • since March 2018
    Federal Minister of Education and Research