Dr. Jens Foerderer

Dr. Jens Förderer

M.Sc. Wirtschaftsinformatik

Contact

Universität Mannheim

Lehrstuhl für ABWL und Wirtschaftsinformatik
L15, 1-6, Room 518
68131 Mannheim,
Germany

Phone: +49 621 181-1695
E-mail: foerderer [ at ] uni-mannheim.de
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Short CV and Research

I am an Assistant Professor at the Business School, University of Mannheim, Germany. I hold a BSC (Information Systems), a MSC (Information Systems), and a PhD (Business Administration) from the Business School, University of Mannheim, Germany. I have been a visiting scholar at the Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland, College Park in 2016. From 2015 to 2018 I was a research associate with SAP. My research is accepted for publication in Information Systems Research and Information Systems Journal. My research has been funded by the German National Science Foundation (DFG) and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). I have served as a reviewer for Information Systems Research, MIS Quarterly, and various other scientific journals, institutions, and conferences.

Research focus: Digital Transformation

I study the digital transformation of firms, especially with regards to:

a) Digital platforms, communities, and markets

b) Digital capabilities of firms

c) Digital technologies (e.g., machine learning, natural language processing, Internet of Things)

Find more information on my personal website at www.jfoerderer.de.

 

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Teaching

  • Courses

    • Fall 2016, Strategic and Transformational IT, invited by Prof Sunil Mithas, Executive MBA, University of Maryland, Campus Beijing
    • Spring 2016, Information Resource Management, Case study discussions, Master of Science, University of Mannheim
    • Spring 2016, Global Information Management in the Digital Age, Assistance, MBA, Mannheim Business School
    • Fall 2015, Business Model Design and Innovation, Coach, SAP SE
    • Spring 2015, Global Information Management, Assistance, MBA, Mannheim Business School
    • Spring 2015, Information Resource Management, Case study discussions, Master of Science, University of Mannheim
    • Fall 2014, Seminar: Digital Life, Digital Business, B.Sc. & M.Sc., University of Mannheim
    • Spring 2014, Global Information Management, Assistance, MBA, Mannheim Business School
    • Spring 2013, Global Information Management, Assistance, MBA, Mannheim Business School

  • Master's Thesis

    • In order to apply for a master's thesis send your current Transcript of Records and your CV to foerderer [ at ] uni-mannheim.de.