Dr. Griselda Sinanaj

Short CV

  • 2012–2017: Research Associate, Chair of Electronic Finance and Digital Markets, University of Göttingen

  • 2008–2011: M.Sc. Banking, Business and Financial Markets, University of Trento, Italy.

  • 2011–2012: Intern, Finance Department, Cassa di Risparmio Bank, Bolzano, Italy

  • 2011: Intern, Risk Management & Compliance Department, Raiffeisenkasse, Trento, Italy

  • 2002–2006: B.Sc. Economics and Finance, University Ca' Foscari, Venice, Italy


  • Sinanaj, G. 2018. Intangible Costs of Data Breach Events, Göttingen, Germany: SUB Göttingen

  • Sinanaj, G., and Beyer F. 2017. “Do Data Breaches Affect Our Beliefs? — Investigating Reputation Risk in Social Media,” Journal of Information System Security (13:2).

  • Sinanaj G., and Zafar H. 2016. “Who wins in a Data Breach? A comparative Study on the intangible costs of Data Breach Incidents,” in Proceedings of the 20th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, Chiayi, Taiwan.

  • Sinanaj, G. 2015. “The Intangible Cost of Information Security Breaches: A State of the Art Analysis,” Journal of Information System Security (11:2), pp. 111-130.

  • Sinanaj, G., Cziesla, T., Kemper, J., and Muntermann, J. 2015. “NSA Revelations of Privacy Breaches: Do Investors Care?,” in Proceedings of the 21st Americas Conference on Information Systems, Puerto Rico, USA.

  • Sinanaj, G., Muntermann, J., and Cziesla, T. 2015. “How Data Breaches Ruin Firm Reputation on Social Media! – Insights from a Sentiment-based Event Study,” in Proceedings of the 12th Internationale Tagung Wirtschaftsinformatik, Osnabrück, Germany.

  • Sinanaj, G. 2014. “News Media Sentiment of Data Breaches,” in Proceedings of the 20th Americas Conference on Information Systems, Savannah, USA.

  • Sinanaj G., and Muntermann, J. 2013. “Assessing Corporate Reputational Damage of Data Breaches: An Empirical Analysis,” in Proceedings of the 26th Bled eConference eInnovation: Impacts of Individuals, Organizations and Society, Bled, Slovenia.