“Culture is the entirety of operations which make our life worth living.”
Aron Weigl studied cultural sciences and aesthetic practice at the University of Hildesheim and received a doctor’s degree in the subject cultural policy. In the context of his diploma as well as his doctoral thesis he researched various topics of foreign cultural and educational policy like conceptual design, governance, project management, target group orientation and transcultural education. As scholarship holder in the research programme of the Institute for Foreign Relations he was engaged in the topic “Arts education in the international exchange”.
Before his collaboration at EDUCULT and besides his research, he was also working as a project manager for the organisation of international exchange programmes in arts, culture and science (Goethe-Institut, German-Chinese university exchange) as well as an editor of scientific publications.
Since 2016 Aron Weigl is working at EDUCULT in the field of research and consulting, with a special focus on cultural policy and arts education. Since 2018 he is managing director. Besides, he is member of the scientific committee of the International Conference for Cultural Policy Research (iccpr).