Assistant professor for Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Corporate Change at the Jackstädt center of entrepreneurship and innovation research, University of Wuppertal; Research fellow at the Institute for Development Strategies, School of Public & Environmental Affairs, Indiana University, USA.
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Research interests: Economic and managerial psychology, entrepreneurship and innovation, organizational behavior; specifically: cognition, learning, and decision-making, including the formation of intentions, sources and consequences of optimism, risk perceptions, hope, and social and competitive attitudes, as well as decision-making in foreign contexts.
Degrees: Doctor in Management Science (~ Ph.D.), Radboud University Nijmegen, 2010; Dipl.-Inf. (~ M.Sc. in Computer Science), Humboldt University, Berlin, 2003; Dipl-Kfm. (~ M.Sc. in Management), Humboldt University, Berlin, 2001.
Small Business Economics Journal (editor since 2015), Academy of Management Perspectives (member of the editorial review board since 2016), Journal of Business Venturing (member of the editorial review board since 2017, guest editor in 2017), Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation (member of the editorial review board 2006-2013).