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Current news from Department


Teaching Innovation Award 2022/2023

Awards were given to coruses in the categories "Internationalization", "E-Learning" and "Practical Relevance".


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Student elections to senate and department councils.

The notice of election and election proposals for the 2023 student body election can be viewed on the service portal.

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CHE-Ranking 2023/24

The faculty collects many "likes" in the star ranking for the Bachelor Program of Business Administration and Economics.

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Editorial review board of the Academy of Management Review

Prof. Dr. Graf-Vlachy to serve on the editorial review board of prestigious journal.

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Paper accepted at ECIS 2023

Prof. Liudvika Leišytė will present results from the LeDLe project.

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Westenergie Manager Cup

Students can register for the business simulation “Westenergie Manager Cup” until 08 May.

Flyer: Think like a boss. Der Westenergie Manager Cup (15. Mai bis 28. Juni 2023)

Publication on the digitisation of enterprises

Team around Prof. Michael Böhm explores the role of the Covid 19 pandemic for investments in digitisation technologies

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Teaching awards 2022/23

Excellent courses “IT Strategy and IT Management” as well as “Mathematics” and “Statistics”.

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Publication in European Journal of Operational Research

New publication on exact solution approaches for special arrangement problems.

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Design Thinking Team wins Final of Digital Future Challenge

As part of the master's seminar "Design Thinking" at the TIE Institute - Technology, Innovation & Entrepreneurship, students this semester took on the…

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Publikation in der Review of Economic Studies

Companies share rising profits with their employees, which has led to above-average wage increases in the financial sector in recent years. This was…

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MentorInn: Design Thinking Pitch Day in Dortmund

13 professorships from the UARuhr come together to form the RuhrSchool of Design Thinking.


Fireside Evening with Chief Financial Officer Dr. Bernhard Günther

Students and PhD students meet the CFO of the Finnish energy company Fortum.

Picture shows Dr. Bernhard Günther and Prof. Dr. Andreas Hoffjan standing with students and doctoral students.

Publication in Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice on Corporate Venture Capital

Study on "Beneficial, Harmful, or Both? Effects of Corporate Venture Capital and Alliance Activity on Product Recalls".


Professor Wiesche among the young stars of business administration

Wirtschaftswoche publishes new ranking.

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Official Instagram Account launched

New official Instagram account of the Department for Business and Economics launched - wiwi.tudortmund

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Best Theses of the Department of Business and Economics awarded

In December, TMC Turnaround Management Consult honored the best theses at the Department of Business and Economics at TU Dortmund University.

Photo of the award winners Silas Fischer and Celine Daute, the donors Christian Lützenrath and Steffen Leininger as well as the supervising university lecturers Andreas Hoffjan and Christiane Pott in front of colorfully illuminated, modern shelves in which selected wines are presented.

Professor Manuel Wiesche wins AIS Impact Award at ICIS 2022

Award for "Integreat" project - non-profit digital solution allows quick sharing of information for Refugees in multiple languages.

Pictures of Prof. Manuel Wiesche (TU Dortmund University), Assistant Professor Maximilian Schreieck (University of Innsbruck) and Professor Helmut Krcmar (Professor Emeritus of TU Munich) in front of golden laurel wreath. AIS Impact Winner 2022 for Project Integreat.

Welcome, Prof. Dr. Boberg-Fazlic!

JProf. Dr. Nina Boberg-Fazlic holds the junior professorship Economics 1 from 01 December 2022.

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Publication in the Journal of Product Innovation Management by Prof. Dr. Graf-Vlachy

Professorship of Strategic Management and Leadership: new publication on "How does media report when incumbents use discontinuous innovation?"

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