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apl. Prof. Dr. phil.

Maximilian Schwalm

Chair and Institute of Highway Engineering


Building: 2130 Bauingenieurwesen

Mies-van-der-Rohe-Str. 1

52074 Aachen


Phone: +49 241 80 25220
Fax Fax: +49 241 80 22141

Professional Career

since 2020

Development and Innovation Dornieden Group
since 2019 Adjunct Professorship at RWTH Aachen University, Faculty of Civil Engineering
2013-2019 Professorship "Vehicle System Assessment" at the RWTH Aachen University, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
2013-2019 Head of the corporate division "Vehicle System Assessment" of the Forschungsgesellschaft Kraftfahrwesen mbh Aachen
2008-2013 Permanent position with BMW AG

Doctorate at Saarland University in cooperation with BMW AG

"Pupillometry as a method for assessing mental stress in the automotive context"

2006-2007 PhD student at BMW AG Department of Display and Operating Concept, Interior and Driver's Workplace

University of Trier and University of the Saarland, study of diploma psychology

2002-2003 University of Trier, Computer Science in Secondary Studies
200-2003 University of Trier, basic studies Diplompsychologie

Teaching Task

  • Dissertations
  • Student theses such as project, bachelor and master theses
  • Institut Intership Chair of Highway Engineering