Prof. Dr. Jana-Rebecca Rehse

Prof. Dr. Jana-Rebecca Rehse

Junior Professorship for Management Analytics
University of Mannheim
Assistant Professor of Management Analytics
L 15, 1–6 – Room 413
68161 Mannheim

Research Focus

Data-driven business process management by means of process mining and machine learning, particularly

  • User Behavior Mining (UBM)
  • Applicability of Process Mining in Business Practice
  • Evaluation Methods in Process Mining


  • IS 515: Process Management and Analytics
  • IS 752: Master-Seminar

Awards and Prices

2022Runner-Up Best Paper Award, International Conference on Business Process Management
2022Member of the MISQ Scholarly Development Academy
2020“Preis der Förderer”, Institute for Empirical Economic Research, Saarland University
2020“Dr.-Eduard-Martin-Preis”, for the best dissertations at Saarland University
2016Best Paper Nomination European Conference on Information Systems
2014DAAD full scholarship “fitWeltweit” for theses abroad


since 2021Lecturer for “Process Management Analytics”, Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany
since 2020Junior Professor for Management Analytics, Faculty of Business Administration, University of Mannheim, Germany
2015–2020Research Assistant, Institute for Information Systems, German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence, Saarbrücken, Germany

Doctorate in Business Administration (grade: summa cum laude), Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany

Topic: “Leveraging Artificial Intelligence for Business Process Management – A Contribution to Reference Model Mining, Predictive Process Monitoring, and Process Discovery”

2018–2019Lecturer for “Scientific Work”, University of Applied Sciences of Saarland, Saarbrücken, Germany
2012–2015Master of Science in Information Systems, Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany
2014Visiting Research Scholar, Center of Business Process Innovation, Howe School of Technology Management, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, New Jersey, USA
2010–2012Bachelor of Science in Business Information Systems, Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany