David Kergel, Prof. Dr., for Social Work at the IU International University of Applied Sciences and coordinator of the International Research Group "Diversity and Education in the Digital Age" and Editor of the Routledge Book Series “Perspectives on Education in the Digital Age” the Springer Book Series "Precarization and social disaffiliation - transdisciplinary studies" and the Springer Book Series “Diveristät und Bildung im Digitalen Zeitalter"
David Kergels research focuses on Diversity (in the digital age), media-ethics and media-pedagogy, social inclusion and learning (in the digital age) and intercultural Pedagogy
David Kergel worked i.a as educational coordinator for the VSU, (Association for Social and Environment Pedagogy) Berlin (Germany), taught as PhD Fellow and afterwards as External Lecturer at the Institute for Learning and Philosophy of the Aalborg University (Denmark) and at the University of Siegen. He coordinated the projects “e-Didactics and e-Sciences” at Carl von Ossietzky University and “Habitussensitive Counselling” at the HAWK University of Applied Sciences. David Kergel was Visting Researcher a.o. at the Duquesne University (USA) and the METU University