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Prof. Dr. Jens Wüstemann

Prof. Dr. Jens Wüstemann

Chair of Accounting and Auditing

wuestemann@bwl.uni-mannheim.de

Chair website

Main fields of research

  • Financial Accounting
  • Normative Accounting Research
  • Institutional Economics
  • Behavioral Law and Economics

Curriculum vitae

1994 Diplom-Kaufmann (M.Sc. in Business Administration), Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt
1994 Maîtrise des Sciences de Gestion, Université Paris IX Dauphine, Paris
1995 Visiting Scholar, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
1997 Dr. rer. pol. (Ph.D. in Business), Goethe University, Frankfurt
1999 Visiting Scholar, Stern School, New York University, New York
2000 Habilitation, Goethe-University, Frankfurt
2001 Teaching Position, Technical University of Berlin, Berlin
Since 2001 Professor of Business Administration, Accounting and Auditing, University of Mannheim, Mannheim
2002-2009 Board Member and Project Leader of the German National Research Center 504 (SFB 504)
2004-2011 Academic Director, ESSEC & Mannheim EMBA, Mannheim
2006 Visiting Professor, ESSEC Business School, Paris
Since 2007 Academic Director of the Master of Accounting and Taxation, Mannheim
2009-2011 Board Member, Accounting Standards Committee of Germany
Since 2010 President of Mannheim Business School, Mannheim
Since 2014 Chairman of the Common Content Oversight Commitee

Selected memberships

  • Chair, Oversight Committee of the Common Content Project (Professional Accountancy Qualifications)
  • Member, Working Group Financial Accounting (Arbeitskreis Externe Unternehmensrechnung) of the Schmalenbach-Gesellschaft für Betriebswirtschaft

Prizes, awards, honors

  • Best Paper Award, Accounting Section of the German Academic Association for Business Research (VHB) and IAAER, 2009
  • Wilhelm Merton Ph.D. Award,1998
  • Faculty Award, Faculty for Economics and Business Administration, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt, 1994
  • Egon Zehnder Diploma Thesis Award, 1994
  • German National Academic Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes), 1990 to 1994

Selected editorial activities

  • Co-Editor: Schulze-Osterloh, J./Hennrichs, J./Wüstemann, J. (2014), Handbuch des Jahresabschlusses. Bilanzrecht nach HGB, EStG, IFRS. 4 Vol., 4.812 pages, Verlag Otto Schmidt
  • Series Co-Editor: Rechungswesen und Überwachung, Springer Publishing Group
  • Member of the Editorial Board of Accounting, Economics and Law – A Convivium

Selected publications