Prof. Dr. Kathrin M. Möslein, Vice President for Research

Prof. Dr. Kathrin M. Möslein

Prof. Dr. Kathrin M. Möslein

Prof. Dr. Kathrin M. Möslein (Image: FAU/Thomas Einberger)

Phone: +49 9131 8526672
Phone: +49 911 5302 284 (chair)

Website: Chair of Innovation and Value Creation

Secretary to the Vice Presidents

Anke Tänzler
Phone: +49 9131 8529313
Fax: +49 9131 8522188

Schlossplatz 4, 91054 Erlangen, 1st floor, room 1.034

Curriculum vitae

Kathrin M. Möslein (born in 1966) studied computer science and business studies at Technische Universität München (TUM), Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich. After completing her doctoral degree and habilitation in business administration at TUM, she became Chair of Strategic Management and Organisation at Leipzig Graduate School of Management. She has been Chair of Innovation and Value Creation at FAU since 2007. Her research focuses on strategic innovation, co-operation and management, and providing IT support for companies. She runs the JOSEPHS® research platform in Nuremberg city centre in collaboration with Fraunhofer IIS-SCS.

She has also held various other roles, including as associate director of the Advanced Institute of Management Research (AIM) at the London Business School, as dean of research at FAU’s School of Business and Economics, as a member of the Business School Panel of the UK Research Excellence Framework (UK REF), and as vice president of the European Academy of Management (EURAM), which appointed her as its first German fellow in 2015. She is currently vice president of the European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management (EIASM), a member of the German Rectors’ Conference’s Standing Committee on Research in Germany and Europe, a member of the Academic Advisory Board of the Cambridge Service Alliance (CSA) at the University of Cambridge and Peter Pribilla-Stiftung at TUM, and a research professor and academic director of the Center for Leading Innovation and Cooperation (CLIC) at the Leipzig Graduate School of Management.

Professor Möslein’s expertise lies in the areas of research funding, faculty evaluation, start-up activities, knowledge transfer and professional development, staff development concepts for researchers, and co-ordinating applications as part of the Excellence Strategy. Her term of office ends on 31 March 2018.

Personal Assistant to the Vice President:

Dr. Sabine Eber

  • Working group: President's Office
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