The Area Management is one of the largest research groups in German-speaking countries. The Area is committed to excellence and international visibility in research. There is an active research community that frequently brings together faculty, doctoral students, and visitors for research workshops, conferences, and internal brown bag seminars.

Recent publications of the members of the Area Management include Academy of Management Journal, Mangement Science, Organizational Research Methods, Research Policiy, Strategic Management Journal. Faculty members are on the editorial board of various leading academic journals and frequently present their work on prestigious international conferences.