International Management

International Management

Welcome to the Chair of International Management

In today’s knowledge intensive world, highly qualified people have become a source for superior financial firm performance. Changing demographics and globalization have further led to a ‘global war for talent.’ In response to these trends, international management has become an important aspect in multinational enterprises and an important subject for business students. The Chair offers courses and conducts research that tackles these challenges. The Chair’s core expertise includes international management, cross-cultural management, and Asian business. Considering the increased political and economic power of Asia, particular emphasis is placed on China, Japan, South Korea, Vietnam, and Indonesia, in addition to Germany.

New chairholder for the upcoming winter term

Next winter term, we are looking forward to having Prof. Klaus Meyer as chair holder. Prof. Meyer is currently professor for International Business at Ivey Business School in London, Ontaria, Canada. Prior to this, he conducted research and taught students at China Europe International School in Shanghai, at University of Bath, at University of Reading and at Copenhagen Business School. His research focuses on multinational enterprises in emerging economies.

Spots available in the master's seminar International Management Research

For more information about the seminar, please click here.
If you are interested in participating, you can apply until September 30th by sending an email with your student number, your CV and your field of study to sonja. franzke[at]