For students

Office hours

Professor Frank can be reached in his office (room 126/127, 1st floor, Garbenstr. 28, 70599 Stuttgart) most Wednesdays between 13:00 and 14:30. Office hours may be canceled on occasion during the lecture-free time. Please consult the front desk (0711-459 24410) for current information.

Attention: No office hours until the relaxation of the current restrictions. In urgent cases or to arrange for a phone call, please send an email to Professor Frank.

Please do not enquire about information that can be easily found on the university homepage and in the syllabus (Modulkatalog or Vorlesungsverzeichnis). As a general rule, emails cannot be answered unless special circumstances, such as the current COVID-19 pandemic, make it impossible to discuss enquiries in person. During the current lockdown, please send enquiries via email.

Bachelor and Master of Science theses

Students who are interested in currently available Bachelor of Science or Master of Science theses may personally discuss their preferences with Dr Frank during his office hours every Wednesday between 13:00 and 14:00. During the current lockdown, please send enquiries via email.

Guidelines for the writing of a thesis can be downloaded as a PDF.


For information about and to sign up for courses taught by Professor Frank, please visit the following page.

Studying abroad

Students who are interested in a BSc or MSc research project related to human nutrition or food science at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences in Uppsala (Sweden) or Chalmers Technical University in Gothenburg can receive more detailed information from Dr Frank during office hours. During the current lockdown, please send enquiries via email.