Marina Schmitz


2012 - 2017

University of Goettingen, Faculty of Economic Sciences, Germany
Research Associate and Doctoral Student, Chair for HRM and Asian Business, Prof. Dr. Dr. Fabian J. Froese

2015 - 2016

Nanjing University, Nanjing, China
Visiting Scholar / Data collection

2006 - 2012

Magister in Sinology, Classical Sinology and Business Administration

University of Trier, Germany

2008 - 2009

Wuhan University, Wuhan, China
Academic exchange year abroad

Work Experience


LEG (Landesentwicklungsgesellschaft)
Internship, Thüringen, Erfurt, Germany


Internship, Shanghai, China

Research Focus

Asian Business and Management (focus on China)
HRM (focus on Labour Turnover and Retention Management)
Blue Collar Workers in Asian Countries
Comparative Studies on Chinese Literature

Dissertation project

Topic: Labor turnover of blue collar workers in China

Awards and Honors


Exchange Scholarship of the Chair of Sinology, Trier University