Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. pol. habil., Dipl.-Wirt.Ing. Christiane Hipp (MSc Business Administration and Engineering)

As head of chair currently on leave to be in office of president at BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg.


Edifice 10, room 411a
Erich-Weinert-Straße 1
03046 Cottbus

+49 (0) 355 69 3634
+49 (0) 355 69 3990

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Primary research areas

  • Innovation in human resource management
  • Innovation in organizations
  • Service innovation
  • Disruptive innovation
  • Intellectual property management


Publications list


  • Academy of Management Society, USA
  • Association of University Professors of Management
  • Association for Social Policy
  • German Association of Higher Education
  • German-Speaking Community of the Network of Innovation and Technology Assessment

Responsibilities within and outside the university

  • Member of the steering committee of INPRO Innovation Academy, a joint facility of the INPRO Innovationsgesellschaft mbH (Berlin) and the BTU Cottbus (since April 2010)
  • Scientific advisory board member of the 8th Services Conference of the BMBF on April 22-23, 2010, Berlin
  • Scientific advisory board member of the innovation surveys conducted by the ZEW - on behalf of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (since April 2009)
  • Scientific advisory board member of the First International Symposium on Services Science (ISSS 2009), Leipzig, Germany, March 23, 2009
  • Scientific advisory board member of the 7th Services Conference of BMBF on April 3-4, 2008, Berlin
  • Member of the European Knowledge Intensive Services (KIS) Innovation Platform's Horizontal Steering Group, since March 2008
  • Academic partner of Vodafone Group R&D (Vodafone Academic Partner Program) from November 2007 to January 2011

All publications

Career (extract)

since 12/2014Vice President for scientific research
2011 bis 2014Dean of the faculty of mechanical engineering, electrical engineering and industrial engineeering at BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg
2011Research semester at Vienna University of Economics and Business and at Austrian Institute of Technology (AIT), Vienna
2006-2011Vice Dean of the faculty of mechanical engineering, electrical engineering and industrial engineeering at BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg
since 2005 Professor and Head of Chair of Organisation, Human Resource Management and General Management at BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg
2005Deputy Professor of the Chair of Organisation, Human Resource Management and General Management at BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg
2004MIT Executive Program “Business Dynamics”, Prof. Dr. J. Sterman, MIT System Dynamics Group (Cambridge, MA, USA)
2001-2005Independant Consultant for e.g. Vodafone Pilotentwicklung GmbH München; Johnson&Johnson Medical GmbH Norderstedt; Wortundforum GbR München; Fraunhofer-ISI Karlsruhe; Siemens AG München; E.ON AG; FutureCamp GmbH München u.a.
1999-2005External Habilitand at the Institute "Technology and Innovation Management" of TU Hamburg Harburg with Prof. Dr. C. Herstatt in collaboration with Prof. Dr. O. Granstrand at Chalmers University of Technology (Göteborg, Schweden)
1999-2001Mannesmann Pilotentwicklung, München - Development of new products, services and forms of Organisation
1997Research visit at Manchester University (UK) at the "Center for Research on Innovation and Competition" (Prof. Dr. I. Miles), DAAD-Stipendium
1995-1999Scientific Associate at the Fraunhofer "Institut für Systemtechnik und Innovationsforschung", Karlsruhe, Department of "Technikbewertung und Innovationsstrategien". Promotion at Stuttgart University with Prof. Dr. H. Majer in collaboration with Prof. Dr. F. Meyer-Krahmer (Université Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg)
1994-1995Project Manager at the Steinbeis-Stiftung für Wirtschaftsförderung (Akademie für Unternehmensführung in Herrenberg)
1987-1994Studies at the Karlsruhe University (TH) - Industrial Engineering, Diploma thesis with Prof. Dr. H.G. Gemünden, Scholarship of Stiftung Industrieforschung

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