born in 1968. Studied Political Sciences, Sociology, and Economics. He earned his doctorate with a thesis on mobility in modernity. In 2012, he was appointed Professor for Transportation Design & Social Sciences at the Braunschweig University of Arts; an institute researching cultural transformation and the transportation in the future was then founded. Rammler’s current book is »Schubumkehr. Die Zukunft der Mobilität« (2014; tr: Reverse thrust. The future of mobility).