Care & Technology Lab (IMTT)

Prof. Dr. Christophe Kunze

Head of Institute

Faculty of Health, Safety, Society
Professor of Assistive Technologies
Phone: +49 7723 920-2583

Campus Furtwangen, Room O 0.04


Christophe Kunze is Professor for Technologies in Health and Social Care and Head of the Care&Technology Lab at Furtwangen University since 2011. Prior to this, he was  head of the Medical Information Technology research unit at the FZI Research Centre for Computer Science in Karlsruhe.

Research interests

  • Nursing and Technology
  • User-Centered & Participatory Design
  • Technology & Inclusion
  • Digital Health Interventions
  • Assistive Technologies
  • Gerontechnology


see profile on ResearchGate

Activities and memberships

  • Member of the German Society for Biomedical Engineering (DGBMT) and the information technology company in VDE
  • Member of IEEE; member of the German Society for Computer Science (GI)
  • Member of the International Society for Gerontechnology (ISG)
  • Member of the Baden-Württemberg Centre of Applied Research (BW-CAR)
  • Activity as a consultant in various research programmes and journals
  • Co-founder of nubedian Software GmbH