Laura Marie Edinger-Schons focuses on consumer and employee reactions to corporate social responsibility (CSR), CSR management, CSR communication as well as innovative pricing mechanisms and business models. Her work has been published in renowned academic journals including Journal of Marketing, Journal of Consumer Psychology, Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, and Journal of Business Ethics. She received the Overall Best Paper Award at the 2014 Winter AMA, was voted into the Top Ten Junior Academics 2015 (by Zeit and academics), and received the German Science Award 2016 for the Best Collaboration with Private Business (20,000€). For her teaching, she received the AACSB Innovations that Inspire Award 2017 and the Students’ Teaching Award of the Faculty of Business Management of the University of Mannheim 2017. For her habilitation thesis “Essays on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Marketing – CSR Strategy, Communication, and Innovative Pricing”, Laura Marie Edinger-Schons received the Wolfgang-Ritter Award 2017 (10,000€) as well as the Roman Herzog Research Award 2018 (5,000€). Before accepting the position in Mannheim, she worked as a postdoctoral researcher at the Sales and Marketing Department of the Ruhr University Bochum where she finished her doctoral thesis in 2011 (supervised by Prof. Jan Wieseke and Prof. Mario Rese).
|Since 11/ 2016||PROFESSOR OF CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY at University of Mannheim|
|10/2015 – 11/2016||ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY at University of Mannheim|
|04/2011 – 10/2015||POST-DOC at the Sales & Marketing Department (Prof. Dr. Jan Wieseke & Prof. Dr. Christian Schmitz)|
|11/2007 – 04/2011||DOCTORAL STUDENT at the Faculty of Economics and Business Management of the Ruhr-University of Bochum, Dissertation grade: Summa cum laude|
|03/2006 – 11/2006||PROGRAM ASSISTANT at Udayana University, Indonesia|
|10/2001 – 11/2007||MASTER DEGREE in Economics and Business Management at the Ruhr-University of Bochum|
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