Assistant Professor of Management at the Free University BerlinVitae: Studies of Business Administration and Economics at the University of Mannheim and at the Bergische Universitaet Wuppertal (Dipl.-Oec. 1994); afterwards Research Assistant to Prof. Dr. Guenther Ortmann at the chair of Planning and Organization, Bergische Universitaet Wuppertal; Research Assistant in the research project “Inter-organizational networks of airport operating businesses?” at the Free University Berlin, promoted by external funding; 1996-2001 Research Assistant to Prof. Dr. Joerg Sydow at the Faculty of Business Administration and Economics, Free University Berlin; 2000 completion of doctorate (Dr. rer. pol.); since 07/2001 Assistant Professor at the faculty and head of the research project “A network typology of competence development”, promoted by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research.
Research interests: Organizational Cooperation, Management and Organizational Theory, Strategic Management, Management of Innovation.