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10 September 2018: A book written by Prof. Dr. Anabel Ternès entitled " International Digitalization Trends - and how pioneering companies implement them." was published by AVM press.

14 August 2018: Prof. Dr. Dirk Hagen's poster on "Festivalisierung in der Meeting Industry – Von der Kontaktanbahnung zur Spaßgesellschaft und zurück: Ausgesuchte empirische Ergebnisse zum Digitalfestival re:publica, Berlin" has been accepted for the Wissenschaftskonferenz Eventforschung on 26 October 2018 at TU Chemnitz.

02 July 2018: Prof. Dr. Christina Stecker and Prof. Dr. Sebastian Schnettler, University of Oldenburg, published the article „Labour Market and Demography“ in the text- and handbook „Labour Market Sociology – Problems, Theories, Empirical Findings“, 3rd Ed., Springer VS, 2018: p. 437-478.

20 Juni 2018: A book written by Prof. Dr. Anabel Ternès and Matthias Schäfer entitled "Startups international: Gründergeschichten rund um den Globus. Erfolgsfaktoren, Motivationen und persönliche Hintergründe" was published by Springer Gabler Publishing in an updated and supplemented edition.

13 Juni 2018: Prof. Dr. Dirk Hagen has given a presentation with the title „Von der Industrie 4.0 über die Logistik 4.0 zur Event-Logistik - neue Perspektiven für Nachhaltigkeit und Curricula-Entwicklung" on the Education Symposium at Hochschule Hannover. A corresponding article will be published in the conference volume.

11 June 2018: A book written by Prof. Dr. Anabel Ternès and Clarissa-Diana Wilke entitled "Agenda HR – Digitalisierung, Arbeit 4.0, New Leadership" was published by Springer Gabler.

30 May 2018: A book written by Prof. Dr. Anabel Ternès and Hans-Peter Hagemes entitled "Die Digitalisierung frisst ihre User. Der digitale Wahnsinn und wie Sie ihn beherrschen." was published by Springer. 

09 May 2018: Prof. Dr. Christina Stecker is Panelist at the Social Law Conference „From Shadow to Light – About the Future of Social Law“ of Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) and Deutscher Gewerkschaftsbund (German Federation of German Trade Unions, DGB) from 21 to 22 May, 2018 in Berlin. Among other issues requirements of social legislation deriving from digitisation in professions and new work arrangements, social jurisdiction as well as the development of social law and social policy will be discussed.

09 May 2018: Prof. Dr. Christina Stecker has been invited as an expert for the workshop of the project "Interfaces in Social Policy: Differentiation and Integration in the Protection of Social Risks" in Berlin, promoted by the Research Network Interdisciplinary Social Policy Research (FIS) of the German Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs (BMAS). In the research project of the Institute for Work, Skills and Training (IAQ) at Duisburg-Essen University interface problems are examined qualitative-empirically for two risks of exclusion.

07 May 2018: An article of Prof. Dr. Christina Stecker and Maria-Elisabeth Kionke, Capgemini Consulting Deutschland and Master Graduate (M. Sc). 2017 of Business Psychology at SRH University Berlin about "Challenges of Digital Work in the Public Sector – The Dimensions of Work, Values and Competence as a Tool for Managerial Skills to Preserve Workability" was published in the Issue 1-2018 of the Journal Deutsche Rentenversicherung, p. 65-101.

23 March 2018: A book written by Prof. Dr. Anabel Ternès and Sebastian Schieke entitled “Mittelstand 4.0. Wie mittelständische Unternehmen bei der Digitalisierung den Anschluss nicht verpassen” was published at Springer Gabler publishing, Wiesbaden.

06 March 2018: A book by Prof. Dr. Ian Towers and Prof. Dr. Peter Eichhorn, the former president of SRH Hochschule Berlin, has just been published by Springer. "Principles of Management: Efficiency and Effectiveness in the Private and Public Sector" presents an overview of how the activities of any kind of organisation can be managed to satisfy the needs of stakeholders through the cost effective, operationally efficient and sustainable transformation of resources into outputs.

02 February 2018: Prof. Dr. Carsten Schermuly has passed his dissertation at Helmut-Schmidt-Universität Hamburg. The full title of his work reads: "Psychologisches Empowerment als Mediator zwischen Arbeitsbedingungen und Arbeitswirkungen in der organisationalen Praxis". Congratulations from the SRH team and the best wishes for his further scientific career.

01 February 2018: Prof. Dr. Carsten Schermuly's peer-reviewed article "Client dropout from business coaching" (in press) has been accepted to be published in the Consulting Psychology Journal: Practice and Research. Schermuly's scoop is to compare cut-short coachings with 'normal' ones on a larger scale.

01 February 2018: Prof. Dr. Carsten Schermuly and Dr. Franziska Schölmerich researched emerging conflict types from manager trainings in their article "Interpersonal conflicts in executive training - types, antecedents and consequences (in press). To be published in the German Journal of Human Resource Management.

29 January 2018: Prof. Dr. Christina Stecker and Clemens Zierler, Institut für Arbeitsforschung und Arbeitspolitik at Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria, published the reviewed article „Maintaining Work Ability: The Importance of Management“, in the issue „Ageing in the Company“, WSI-Mitteilungen 1/2018: p. 38-45. More (Flyer in German language)

29 January 2018: An article of Prof. Dr. Christina Stecker, Clemens Zierler of the Institut für Arbeitsforschung und Arbeitspolitik at Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria, and Linda Müller, master graduate (M. Sc). 2016 of business psychology at SRH University Berlin about „Working World in Transition – Dissemination of New Forms of Work“ was published in the book „Temporary Concepts – Coworking and Coliving as a Perspective for Regional Development“, Kohlhammer Verlag, 2018: p. 45-59.

11 January 2018: Prof. Dr. Ines Carsten and Prof. Dr. Osvaldo Romero published the article "Cuba" for a German task force about research in the tourism industry.

5 January 2018: The "SRH Expert Talk" takes place on 9th of January at the SRH Campus in Dresden. Business experts, scientists and artists discuss the topic "Cultural Scene as an Economic Factor". The event was initiated and will be moderated by Prof. Dr. Dirk Hagen. More

15 December 2017: Prof. Dr. Christina Stecker and Prof. Dr. Stephan Leibfried, University Bremen, edited an inventory on „Development of Research and Science on the Topic of Social Politics” from the six disciplines Social Ethics in the Protestant and Catholic Theology, Sociology, Economics, Social Law, Political Science and History, Journal Deutsche Rentenversicherung, issue 2/2017.

11 December 2017: Tabea Scheel (Europa-Universität Flensburg) and Christine Gockel (SRH Hochschule Berlin) published their book “Humor at work in teams, leadership, negotiations, learning and health” with Springer. More

16 November 2017: The article "Integration Done Right – The Crucial Role of Human Resources in Post-Merger Integrations" has been presented at the 2nd International Conference on Business Management (ICOBM'17). The publication is a joint project of Michael Lutz from The Boston Consulting Group and Prof. Dr. Ronald Glasberg, Nils Britze and Leo Oberessl from SRH Hochschule Berlin.

2 November 2017: Carolin Graßmann, Dr. Franziska Schölmerich and Prof. Dr. Carsten Schermuly receive the Best Poster Award at the Harvard Medical School Coaching Conference. More

20 October 2017: Prof. Dr. D. Hagen has been selected to present his paper "Mega event 'Cultural Capital of Europe' or: from corporate architecture to a lasting concept for the creative industry" at the "Corporate Architecture" conference organized by University of Applied Sciences of Heilbronn.

18 October 2017: The book "Human Resources Management in China. Status Quo und Herausforderungen.“ by Prof. Dr. Anabel Ternès and Ellena Kronester was published in AVM press.

7 October 2017: A book written by Prof. Dr. Anabel Ternès and Prof. Ian Towers entitled “Das Unternehmen als Marke. Beispiele aus der Praxis.” was published in AVM press.

14 September 2017: An article written by Prof. Dr. Anabel Ternès entitled “Money 4.0: How will Digitalization Affect Our Use and Relationship to Money?” was published in The Future of Money. How Gold will Revolutionize our Method of Payments from Harald Seiz in FinanzBuch Verlag, München, S.176 – 193.

11 September 2017: Prof. Dr. Stecker has been invited by the ddn (the demographic network) to speak at a conference on work ability 4.0. The event deals with the future of work and dicusses the interaction of aging population, digitalization and diversity.

6 September 2017: An article written by Prof. Dr. Anabel Ternès entitled “Auf dem Weg zum verkaufsaktiven Innendienst. Schwerpunkt Digitalisierung” was published in Sales Management Review 4, 28-34.

15 August 2017: Dr. Ognyan Seizov, together with Dr. Janina Wildfeuer (University of Bremen), has published the edited volume “New Studies in Multimodality: Conceptual and Methodological Elaborations”. The book includes 12 chapters on the state of the art in the theory and practice of multimodal media research.

21 - 22 July 2017: Prof. Dr. Alexander J. Wulf presents his paper "The lack of legal forms for public enterprises. An economic case study on the legal and institutional obstacles in public enterprises, taking Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER) as an example" at the 15th Annual Meeting of the German Law and Economics Association.

13 July 2017: Prof. Dr. Gerrit Tamm applied successfully for three scholarshops from the research fund of the president of the Russian Federation. Within this programme are three Russian visiting scientist expected to work and research at SRH Hochschule Berlin.

3-5 July 2017: Prof. Dr. Ian Towers presented a paper - “The Academic Precariat in Germany: Struggling to Organise” - which analyses the process of casualisation of the academic labour force at German universities and how those affected by precarity are organising themselves, inside and outside unions.

23 - 24 July 2017: Linda Müller, SRH-master student of business psychology, gave a talk at the 7th annual Conference of the association "Gesellschaft – Alter – Medien". She presented the results of her master thesis that was supervised by Prof. Dr. Christina Stecker.

9 June 2017: Prof. Dr. Hagen collected data with students of SRH at the re:publica 2017. The aim of the project is to publish an article that contributes to the research on networks. 

6 June 2017: The third evaluation workshop of the research project "DORA - Door to Door Information for Airports and Airlines" took place at the SRH Campus in Dresden. The project aims to creating a real-time routing service that helps passengers to optimise their travels. Mehr

8 May 2017: The third SRH university research workshop was held in Hamburg. The research managers of the different SRH universities gathered with the aim to improve the cooperation in research projects. 

3 May 2017: A workshop on "funding possibilities of research projects" took place at SRH Hochschule Berlin. Dr. Becker, research manager of the university, talked about funding opportunities and how to overcome current challenges. 

27 April 2017: The SRH Hochschule Berlin participated in the fifth German Diversity-Day. The scientific input at the event came from Prof. Dr. Ternes and her talk on "Work 4.0 and Digitalization".

25 April 2017: A book written by Prof. Dr. Anabel Ternès and Marco Englert entitled “Life Balance: Arbeit 4.0 und nachhaltiges Betriebliches Gesundheitsmanagement" was published at Kindle Edition.

7 April 2017: An article written by Prof. Dr. Carolin Steinhauser entitled "„Hotelvertrieb 3.0 – moderne Vertriebskanäle in der Hotellerie" is published in the book “Marketingexcellenz im Tourismus” edited by Marco A. Gardini.

17 March 2017: The article, That’s not my place: The interacting effects of faultlines, subgroup size, and social competence on social loafing behavior in work groups, published with Carsten C. Schermuly and Simone Kauffeld in vol. 25 (1), 31-49 of the European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology (EJWOP) was selected by the Editorial Board of the Journal as the best paper published by the Journal in 2016.

9 – 10 March 2017:  Prof. Dr. Alexander J. Wulf and Dr. Ognyan Seizov hosted a workshop with their research partners from the University of Amsterdam and the University of Exeter as part of the DFG-funded project “The ABC of Online Disclosure Duties: Towards a More Uniform Assessment of the Transparency of Consumer Information in Europe”.

1 March 2017: A book written by Prof. Dr. Anabel Ternès and Ian Towers entitled Herausforderung HRM – Kommunikation als Chance" was published at AVM press.

28 February 2017: A book written by Prof. Dr. Anabel Ternès, Nadine Schultze und Nico Meetz entitled “Welt 4.0. Trends und Tendenzen" was published at AVM press.

16 February 2017: Prof. Dr. Büsch spoke at the International Scientific Panel of the 6. Berliner Demografie Forum on "Wie können junge Frauen und Männer zukunftsgemäß aus- und weitergebildet werden?"

9 January 2017: Prof. Dr. Büsch gave an interview on "vocational training 50+" to one of the main German news channels "ZDFheute Nachrichten". She talked about challenges and opportunities of training silver workers. More

3 January 2017: A book written by Prof. Dr. Anabel Ternès, Peter Ustinov Stiftung, Karolina Zimmermann, Lisa Herzog und Margaryta Udovychenko entitled "Flüchtlingsstandort Deutschland – eine Analyse. Chancen und Herausforderungen für Gesellschaft und Wirtschaft" was published at Springer Gabler Publishing.

20 December 2016: An article written by Prof. Dr. Anabel Ternès and Joachim App entitled "Der Prosumer - wie sich das Kundenverhalten geändert hat" was published by Wirtschaftskammer Österreich.

13 December 2016: Prof. Dr. Alexander Wulf has acquired a Global Initiative for Academic Networks (GIAN) grant together with Prof. Vaneeta Patnaik at the West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences. Their project is entitled “The Law and Economics of International Trade Law” and takes place in December 2016.

7 December 2016: A paper written by Prof. Dr. Ian Towers and Timo Daum has been accepted for presentation at the annual conference of the British Sociological Association. The paper, “Algorithms and Labour”, deals with how algorithms are changing the nature of work and employment relationships in the digital information industries in Berlin.

30 November 2016: A research workshop on "third-party funded research" took place at the SRH Hochschule Berlin.

23 November 2016: Prof. Dr. Christina Stecker was keynote speaker at a conference on the future of work. The conference was organized by the IAA (Institut für Arbeitsforschung und Arbeitspolitik) at the LIMAK Austrian Business School in Linz (Austria).

7 November 2016: The book "Krisenkommunikation" by Prof. Dr. Anabel Ternès and Susanne Fiederer has been published at Springer Gabler Publishing. More

28 October 2016: Prof. Dr. D. Hagen gave a presentation on “Matchmaking - Innovative approaches for emotionalizing interaction formats in the meeting industry" at the 8th conference on event research at the TU-Chemnitz. The conference proceedings are published by Springer Gabler Verlag.

21 - 22 October 2016: SRH professors Bert Eichhorn (Vice President for International Affairs and Vladimir Stantchev (executive director of the Institute of Information Systems) were co-organizers and members of the program board of the Joint International Conference "Economic Challenges: Migration, Globalization, Sustainability, Policies" in Sofia, Bulgaria.

10 October 2016: Prof. Dr. Straub has been nominated as a PhD referee by the University Hohenheim.

6 October 2016: Laura-Lee Smith is currently “Visiting Scholar” at New York University’s Program in International Relations until January 2017. During summer 2016, the experience offered Ms. Smith a new outlook on scientific exchange. She made new contacts with faculty for her doctoral research on Afghanistan.

6 October 2016: The autumn doctoral colloquium took place at SRH University Berlin.

26-28 September 2016: The Erasmus+ Cloud and Internet Services with Open Source Software for SMEs (CISOSS) meeting was held at SRH Hochschule Berlin. Hosted by the Institute of Information Systems and Professor Dr. Vladimir Stantchev, the project partners and associated members attended the meeting from Spain, Norway, the United Kingdom and Germany.

26 September 2016: Prof. Dr. Alexander Wulf received the SRH Hochschule Berlin Research Award. He has been awarded for the acquisition of external funding and his distinguished publications.

7-10 September 2016: Laura-Lee Smith was accepted to the ECPR General Conference 2016 panel on “Corruption and Anti-Corruption Reforms in Fragile and Conflict-Affected Countries” in the section “Peace and Conflict Research”.

23 August 2016: Prof. Dr. Alexander J. Wulf has given a keynote speech (“Law as Part of Managerial Skills. Reform Proposals for Teaching Law to Business Administration and Economics Students”) at the International Conference on Humanistic Education and Law in Shenzhen, China.

16 August 2016: A paper by Tobias Stähler and Trynitie Taylor entitled "Documents And 'their' Actors: An Empirical Pathway For Power-Sensitive Frame Analysis of Political Communication" has been published by TU Berlin as part of the ATLAS.ti conference proceedings.

16 August 2016: An article written by Prof. Dr. Anabel Ternès entitled " Im Wettbewerb um Ressourcen und Budget. Marketing versus Vertrieb." was published in the scientific magazine Sales Management Review.

21 - 22 July 2016: Prof. Dr. Alexander J. Wulf presented his paper "What Makes Prosecutors Independent? Analyzing the Determinants of Prosecutorial Independence" (together with Prof. Dr. Stefan Voigt) at the 14th Annual Meeting of the German Law and Economics Association.

20 July 2016: The renowned International Journal of Technology Management published the paper “Coopetition in Corporate Venture Capital: The Relationship between Network Attributes, Corporate Innovativeness, and Financial Performance” written by Baierl et al. in its special issue on coopetition.

19 July 2016: Prof. Dr. Victoria Büsch participated in an expert committee organized by the research project “MoPAct‘” (Mobilising the potential of active ageing). MoPAct aims to develop the research and practical evidence which will enable Europe to ensure its ageing population is an asset to society and the economy. More

19 July 2016: An article written by Prof. Dr. Anabel Ternès entitled "Trends im Betrieblichen Gesundheitsmanagement" was published at Life Balance Research Publishing.

18 July 2016: Prof. Dr. Alexander J. Wulf presented the paper "What Makes Prosecutors Independent? Analyzing the Determinants of Prosecutorial Independence" (together with Prof. Dr. Stefan Voigt) at the Economic Analysis of Litigation Workshop in Montpellier.

11 July 2016: Prof. Dr. Carsten Schermuly and Carolin Graßmann M.Sc. published a new paper on the side effects of business coaching in the Journal "Coaching: Theorie & Praxis".

7 July 2016: Prof. Straub presents his research about efficient CSR-Communication in the Hospitality Industry at the BEST EN Think Tank in Eberswalde/ Berlin. BEST EN is an inclusive and collaborative network of tourism academics and practitioners committed to the creation and dissemination of knowledge within the field of sustainable tourism. More

1 July 2016: The paper "Psychological empowerment, psychological and physical strain and the desired retirement age" by Carsten C. Schermuly, Victoria Büsch, and Carolin Graßmann was published in the journal "Personnel Review".