Research Activities

Strategy - Family Business - Entrepreneurship - Finance - Responsibility - Sustainability - Innovation

Academic Group Structure

In order to enhance its strength and to profile new focus areas, HHL organizes its research and teaching activities around five thematic groups. Each group unites several chairs and centers. The members of the groups cooperate in research and teaching projects.

Leadership and
Prof. Shailendra Kumar Rai, Ph.D.
Prof. Dr. Stephan Stubner
Prof. Dr. Timo Meynhardt
Jun.-Prof. Dr. Tobias Dauth
Prof. Dr. Torsten Wulf
Prof. Dr. Fabian Christandl
Prof. Dr. Henning Zülch
Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schwetzler
Jun.-Prof. Dr. Alexander Lahmann
Prof. Christian Strenger
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Marc Steffen Rapp
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Michael Wolff
 Prof. Pierfrancesco La Mura, Ph.D.
Prof. Dr. iur. Liv Jaeckel
Prof. Dr. Arnis Vilks
Prof. Dr. Dr. Wilfried von Eiff
Prof. Dr. Andreas Beivers
Prof. Dr. Andreas Suchanek
Prof. Dr. Iris Hausladen
Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Althammer
Prof. Dr. Manfred Kirchgeorg
Jun.-Prof. Dr. Erik Maier
Prof. Dr. Andreas Pinkwart
Jun.-Prof. Dr. Vivek Velamuri
Prof. Dr. Kathrin Möslein
Prof. Dr. Ralf Reichwald

HHL Research News

02/02/2017 top HHL is Germany's Most International UniversityNew study "Profildaten zur Internationalität der deutschen Hochschulen 2016" ("2016 Profile Data on Internationality of German Universities") Read ›
01/31/2017 Investing in Trust: Focus on German-Indian Economic Relations at HHL2nd India Business Day with, amongst others, His Excellency Gurjit Singh, Ambassador of the Republic of India to Germany, and Dr. Fritz Jaeckel, State Minister and Chief of the Saxon State Chancellery, at HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management on January 30, 2017. Read ›
01/25/2017 top Top football club RB Leipzig: an outstanding social event An independent study of HHL and Friedrich Schiller University Jena on the public value of RB Leipzig investigates the clubs societal value contribution and its capacity to create common good. Read ›
01/25/2017 President Barack Obama's Climate Change Advisor to Become Stiftung Mercator Senior Fellow at HHLFrom 1 September 2017, climate finance expert John E. Morton, Senior Director for Energy and Climate Change in the White House under U.S. President Obama, will be conducting research at HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management on strategies to mobilize increased capital flows to climate change projects with support from the Mercator Fellowship Program. Read ›
01/03/2017 Call for Friede Springer Doctoral Scholarships 2017 at the Center for Advanced Studies in ManagementTwo-year doctoral scholarships funded by the Friede Springer Foundation at the Center for Advanced Studies in Management (CASiM) of HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management. Read ›
12/13/2016 Syrian Economics Professor Conducts Research at Germany's First Business SchoolProf. Dr. Adnan Al-Arbid, 58, is the first Philipp Schwartz Fellow at HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management Read ›
12/12/2016 Study Shows: Decision Makers in Hospitals Focus on Digitalization – and Disregard Ecology and Ethics The study "Monitoring IT, Purchasing & Logistics 2017" looks at strategic supply management for purchasing and logistics in hospitals Read ›
12/08/2016 2016 HHL Research Award for Private Equity Researcher During the 2016 HHL Forum, Benjamin Hammer, 28, received the HHL Research Award, which includes EUR 500 in prize money. Read ›
12/07/2016 HHL Awards Honorary Doctorate to Peter Drucker Researcher Joseph A. MaciarielloHonoring accomplishments in the development of management theory as a liberal art according to Peter Drucker, the father of modern-day management Read ›

HHL Research Events

02/23/2017 Join the HHL Research Seminar We welcome Ismael Martinez-Martinez from the University of Düsseldorf, Germany Read ›
03/23/2017 Join the HHL Research Seminar We welcome Dr. Alena Otto from the University of Siegen, Germany Read ›
04/21-22/2017 Accelerate@HHL Entrepreneurship Conference 2017 Read ›
04/27/2017 Join the HHL Research Seminar Read ›
05/18/2017 Join the HHL Research Seminar Read ›
06/15/2017 - 06/16/2017 4th Workshop on Cooperative Game Theory in Business Practice Read ›

Accreditation & Rankings

Among the leading EMBA
programs worldwide

Top 3 in Germany

#6 for salaries worldwide

Top 5 in Germany

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in Germany