Prof. Dr. Tim G. Schweisfurth

Tim G. Schweisfurth is a Full Professor in Organizational Design and Collaboration Engineering.  Before joining TUHH, he was an Associate Professor in High-Tech Business at the University of Twente and Associate Professor of Technology and Innovation Management at the University of Southern Denmark. He received his venia legendi from TUM and his Phd from TUHH. His research focuses on innovation and entrepreneurship, specifically 1) digital and technology-driven innovation and entrepreneurship, 2) (venture) idea generation and evaluation, and 3) distributed and collaborative innovation. He is Associate Editor at Creativity and Innovation Management and Advisory Editor at Research Policy. In research and consulting he has worked with companies such as Siemens, Osram, Audi, EWE, Mammut, Panasonic, Tempowerk, and others. His research is published in Organization Science, the Strategic Management Journal, Research Policy, R&D Management, Creativity and Innovation Management, and other outlets.

Curriculum Vitae

01/2023 – today Full Professor in Organizational Design and Collaboration Engineering, School of Management Sciences and Technology, Hamburg University of Technology, Germany
01/2021 – 12/2022 Associate Professor in High-Tech Business, University of Twente, Faculty of Behavioral, Management and Social Sciences, Enschede, The Netherlands
02/2018 – 12/2020 Associate Professor in Technology and Innovation Management, University of Southern Denmark, Faculty of Engineering, Sønderborg, Denmark
09/2020 – 12/2020 Parental leave
04/2019 – 06/2019 Parental leave
05/2013 – 01/2018 PostDoc at Technical University of Munich, TUM School of Management, München, Germany
08/2017 – 12/2017 Visiting scholar at Kühne Logistics University, Hamburg, Germany
10/2015 – 12/2015 Visiting scholar at Copenhagen Business School, Copenhagen, Denmark
10/2012 – 12/2012 Visiting scholar at Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia
09/2009–10/2009 Visiting scholar at Shibaura Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan
09/2008 – 04/2013 Research assistant and PhD student at Hamburg University of Technology Hamburg, Germany