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.

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. 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

09/16/2016 Study: International Experience for Executives – A Double-Edged SwordStudy "Too Much of a Good Thing: Does International Experience Variety Accelerate or Delay Executives’ Career Advancement?" by Jun.-Prof. Dr. Tobias Dauth (HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management), Dr. Dimitrios Georgakakis and Prof. Dr. Winfried Ruigrok (both from the University of St. Gallen). Read ›
09/07/2016 Freedom and the Common Good: Eternal Opposites or Two Sides of the Same Coin?HHL's Prof. Dr. Timo Meynhardt and Prof. emeritus Dr. Hans-Jürgen Papier, a former constitutional court judge, published the book "Freiheit und Gemeinwohl – Ewige Gegensätze oder zwei Seiten einer Medaille" that takes on the topic from different perspectives. Read ›
09/01/2016 Largest Entrepreneurship and Innovation Conference in the German-Speaking World to Be Held at HHL in October 201620th Annual Interdisciplinary Conference on Entrepreneurship, Innovation and SMEs focusing on the lead topic of "Business Model Innovation" with 250 scientists from Germany, Austria and Switzerland will take place at HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management on October 6 and 7, 2016. Read ›
08/23/2016 HHL Researchers Make Presentation on Innovation and Value CreationCenter for Leading Innovation and Cooperation (CLIC) Read ›
08/22/2016 Emergency Medicine: Hospitals Incur EUR 1 Billion in Losses Annually"Management der Notaufnahme" (Management of the Emergency Room), a book by von Eiff, Dodt, Brachmann, Niehues and Fleischmann shows how interdisciplinary emergency rooms can be organized, controlled, and managed in relation to HR. Read ›
08/17/2016 Further Progress in Documenting the History of the First Business School Established in Germany Read ›
08/10/2016 top Doing Research and Completing a Doctoral Program at Germany's most Traditional Business SchoolCompleted your Master’s degree and still want to stay in university? The House of Talents, the Doctoral Program of HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management, allows successful graduate to obtain a doctorate – and to prepare for a career in science as well as the economy. Read ›
07/14/2016 New Indian Professor with Entrepreneurial Finance Focus at HHL Prof. Shailendra Kumar Rai, Ph.D., is the new Holder of the ICCR Chair of Corporate Responsibility & Governance at HHL. Read ›
07/08/2016 Cities in Dynamic Competition: "Soft Factors and Courage to Change Are Becoming Increasingly Important"Conference titled "European Cities in Dynamic Competition: Urban Governance, Cooperation, Competitiveness and Sustainability" organized by the Center for Advanced Studies in Management of HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management held on July 6 and 7, 2016. Read ›

HHL Research Events

09/22/2016 Join the HHL Research Seminar We welcome Christian Basteck, Doctoral Candidate at the Chair of Macroeconomics, TU Berlin, Germany Read ›
10/05/2016-10/07/2016 G-Forum - Annual Conference 201620th Annual Interdisciplinary Conference on Entrepreneurship and Innovation Read ›
12/06/2016-12/07/2016 HHL Forum 2016Rethinking Leadership - The New Leipzig Leadership Model Read ›

Accreditation & Rankings

Among the leading EMBA
programs worldwide

Top 3 in Germany

#6 for salaries worldwide

Top 5 in Germany

Favorite business school
in Germany