Curriculum Vitae

Current Position:

Since 09/08

Hamburg University of Technology
Full Professor of Management Accounting and Simulation
Director of the Institute of Management Accounting and Simulation

Since 01/14

Hamburg University of Technology
Dean Department of Management Sciences and Technology

Previous Positions:
04/03-08/08

WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Vallendar
Associate/Assistant Professor
Chair of Management Accounting and Control (Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Jürgen Weber)

09/04-12/05Center for Controlling and Management (CCM) at WHU, Vallendar
Managing Director

06/06-12/06

Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh PA
Visiting Scholar

02/03-03/03

Venice International University, Venedig
Visiting Professor

04/00-03/03

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, München
Research Assistant, Chair for Economics and Philosophy

Education:

04/03-03/08

WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Vallendar
Post-doctoral qualification

04/00-03/03

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, München
PhD Business Economics (summa cum laude)

10/98-10/99

London School of Ecnomics and Political Science, London
M. Sc. in Philosophy of the Social Science

11/93-10/98

Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstradt, Faculty of Business and Economics, Ingolstadt
Diplom-Kaufmann [Master equivalent]

 

Additional Information

 


Academic Scholarships and Awards

Ludwig-Schunk-Award for Economics Science (August 2005),
WHU Best Teacher Award for the course "Accounting and Rationality" (Spring Term 2004)

Research Interests

Management Accounting and Control, Accounting, Simulation Modeling, Philosophy of Science

Affiliations

European Accounting Association, European Social Simulation Association,
VHB - Germian Academic Association for Business Research, Schmalenbach Society

Referee

Advances in Complex Systems, Computational and Mathematical Organization Theory. Die Betriebswirtschaft, International Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Performance Evaluation, Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation, Journal of Economic Behaviour and Organization, Methods in Ecology and Evolution, Review of Managerial Sciences, Soft Computing, Zeitschrift für Betriebswirtschaft, Zeitschrift für Controlling and Management.

Others

Consulting:


  • Bavarian Construction Industry,
  • tesa SE, Hamburg,
  • Iglo GmbH, Hamburg
  • Wittenberg Center for Global Ethics
  • Hamburg University of Technology
  • State government of Hesse/ISPRAT
Forum on Future-oriented Control

Annual workshop for senior managers (organizer and part of faculty), in cooperation with Spitzner Consulting GmbH (www.spitznerconsulting.de/) and German Armed Forces Staff College at Manfred-Wörner-Zentrum, Blankenese (www.fueakbw.de/)

Past topics: Successful Use of Simulation in Training, Agent-based Simulation, Simulation in Management Control and Accounting, Prediction Markets for Planning, Business Wargaming for Enhancing Management Decisions, Supply Chain Controlling

MBA and Executive Teaching

Management Accounting, Financial Accounting and Business Ethics (e.g., at Bucerius Law School, WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Northern Institute of Technology, Kühne School of Logistics, GISMA Business School)
Design of executive teaching programs