Prof. Dr. Gesa Beck has extensive expertise in the areas of resource strategies, environmental process technologies, recycling technology, sustainability considerations, renewable energies, climate protection measures, resource-efficient production, waste, wastewater and environmental management, but also in national and European focal points and funding opportunities in the environmental sector.
Since September 2015, Prof. Beck has been working as an endowed and research professor at the Technical University of Aschaffenburg, where she lends engineering fundamentals in the field of resource efficiency with a focus on recycling technology and sustainability considerations. She has also headed the Fraunhofer Application Center for Resource Efficiency ever since. Prof. Beck is building up a scientific and business network and carrying out applied research projects with these partners. The results of the research projects are transferred into teaching and further education as well as into business practice. From March 2013 to August 2015, Prof. Beck worked at the University of Augsburg as a W2 professor for resource strategies at the chair of Prof. Dr. Armin Reller.