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Chair of Business Administration, Public & Nonprofit Management

Prof. Dr. Bernd Helmig

Prof. Dr. Bernd Helmig

The scientists at the chair of Business Administration, Public & Nonprofit Management of professor Helmig, conduct research projects on different topics dealing with professional management in organizations, aiming at contributing to the public weal. 

The mission of the chair is to generate and transfer knowledge to management of organizations oriented to the public weal. This knowledge is generated by means of fundamental research, as well as applied research, and contract research. Furthermore, this knowledge is also transferred to the public by means of publications (articles in scientific journals, practitioner magazines, books), university courses (BA, MA, PhD), continuing education activities (MBA programs, executive programs, in-house programs, seminars, talks) and projects with practice partners. 

On the web pages of the chair, you will find information and news on our current research and publication activities. We appreciate your interest in our work. If you have any questions or suggestions please do not hesitate to get in touch with us by sending an email to: sekretariat uni-mannheim.de.

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Our chair at a glance

Teaching

Here you will find information about our lectures as well as about scientific works on the chair.

 

Research

Here you will receive an overview about recent publications, conference contributions and research projects of the chair 

 

Team

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Job offers

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News

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Doctoral candidate Martin Sievert appointed as Assistant Professor in Public Administration
Martin Sievert started as an Assistant Professor at the Institute of Public Administration at Leiden University (Netherlands)
New Master’s thesis topics online
Due to the semester start, you will find our new master’s thesis topics on our website. We look forward to your theses.
Digital Roundtable
Tue, 13.09.2022 | 5:00 – 8:15 pm What role do volunteers play in society? This question will be discussed by Professor Dr. Bernd Helmig (University of Mannheim), Professor Dr. Paul Dekker (Tilburg University) and Professor Dr. Jürgen Willems (WU Vien) from the ENGAGE.EU Alliance on September 13 ...
Best Paper Nomination at the Academy of Management Conference 2022
Paper nominated as one of the best submissions at the Academy of Management Conference 2022
Presentations at the Organization Theory Winter Workshops and VHB Anniversary conference
Moritz Motyka, Dr. Benedikt Englert, and Prof. Dr. Bernd Helmig present research project at the second Organization Theory Winter Workshop and at the VHB Anniversary conference
InnoMa Project Funding – Digital Teaching at the University of Mannheim
The chair of Prof. Dr. Bernd Helmig has received project funding by the Inno MA Fund for Digital Teaching. The project “Social video learning” aims for the integration of a video annotation option in ILIAS, offering students additional possibilities for interaction and deepening of contents when ...
Area Management News 2021
This news catches a glimpse of the broad range of research and teaching activities of the area: From successfully published journal articles and completed dissertations to recent research projects and events as well as practitioners’ lectures. Have a look!
New publication: Gender Representation and Willingness to Co-Produce
Martin Sievert recently published a research article in the journal Public Administration (VHB: B)
Prof. Dr. Bernd Helmig was elected to the office of Vice President for a further two years at the delegates' meeting of the German Association of University Professors and Lecturers on March 23, 2021.
The German Association of University Professors and Lecturers (Deutscher Hochschulverband DHV) represents more than 30,000 members and advocates impartial academia in a liberal constitutional state. Its fundamental principles are freedom and the indivisibility of research and academic teaching. The ...
Area Management News 2020
This news catches a glimpse of the broad range of research and teaching activities of the area: From successfully published journal articles and completed dissertations to recent research projects and events as well as practitioners’ lectures. Have a look!

Library

The library of the Chair of Business Administration, Public & Nonprofit Management is located in L5, 4 on the second floor (rooms 207/209). It holds a wide range of relevant literature and thus helps students work on their research projects. The library is primarily directed at the needs of students with a specialization in Public & Nonprofit Management. Moreover, the library contains literature on general business administration and a variety of seminal works on research methods.

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