Dr. Verena Otter

Research topics
Management in the International Agribusiness, Supply Chain and Network Analysis, Organizational Theories, International Food Quality Standards


Work experience
Since 08/2014 Postdoctoral Researcher, Chair-group "Management in Agribusiness", Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development, Georg -August-University of Goettingen

04/2011 till 08/2014 Research Associate, Research Training Group 1666 Global Food
Chair-group "Management in Agribusiness", Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development, Georg -August-University of Goettingen

05/2008 till 03/2011 Student/Research Assistant, Chair-group "Agricultural Policy", Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development, Georg -August-University of Goettingen


Education and Qualification
04/2011 - 07/2014: Ph.D. in Agricultural Science, Georg-August-University of Goettingen,
Ph.D. Programme: IPAG/Global Food
Topic of Doctoral Thesis: "Organizational Structures in International High Value Food Chains - Evidence from Latin America"

10/2008 - 11/2011: Master of Science in Horse Science, Georg-August-University of Goettingen
Topic of Master Thesis: "Hedonic Price Analysis of Boarding Horse Stables"

10/2005 - 09/2008: Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Science, Georg-August-University of Goettingen,
Discipline: Agribusiness
Topic of Bachelor Thesis: "Quality-Oriented Business Process Design on Boarding Horse Farms"


Award
Best Paper Award at the 11th Wageningen International Conference on Chain and Network Management- Sustainability and Innovation in Chains and Networks, Capri, Italy, June 4-6 2014: Otter, V., Engler, A., Theuvsen, L. (2014). The Influence of the Interplay of Supply Chain Network Relationships on Smallholder Performance in the Chilean NTAE- Sector.


HERE you can find a list of publications, presentations, reviewer activities and awards.