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Dr. Liane Weitert

Dr. Liane Weitert

Head of Communications
University of Mannheim
Business School
L 5, 5
Dean's Office Business School – Room 001
68131 Mannheim
Phone: +49 621 181-3657
E-mail: presse(at)
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Financial Times Masters in Management Ranking 2018

Mannheim Master in Management #1 in Germany

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A heart for helpers: ”Retterherz“ wins Social Project Contest

“Retterherz” is the winner of the Social Project Contest 2018. The Business School had called upon student initiatives of the University of Mannheim to apply with their social projects for a start-up financing. “Retterherz” tries to gain a greater acceptance for helping professions and volunteer activities and to attract young professionals through public relations work in social networks.

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Stanford Economist Joins University of Mannheim

With effect from July 1, Prof. Stefan Reichelstein has joined the University of Mannheim as a chaired Professor of Business Administration.


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DFG Ranking: University of Mannheim #1 in Economics and Social Sciences

The Funding Atlas 2018 published by the German Research Foundation (DFG) shows: In the funding period 2014-2016, no other German university has received more funding from the DFG in the fields of Business, Economics and Social Sciences than the University of Mannheim.

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Roman Herzog Institute honours Prof. Laura Marie Edinger-Schons with research prize

The scientist from Mannheim is awarded third prize for her habilitation thesis on questions of corporate responsibility.

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FAZ ranking of the most important economists 2018

“Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung” ranks three Mannheim professors of the Business School in the top 100

Prestigious award for lifetime achievement of German marketing researcher Christian Homburg

Presentation of the GAMMA Lifetime Achievement Award 2018