Academic Coordinator and Lecturer

Dr. Lars Pilz

Director of FA programme and lecturer

Economics, European Studies, Political Sciences

Academic Career*:

Goethe University Frankfurt, Chair of Economic Development and Integration, PhD Economics (2009), University of Paris I Pantheon-Sorbonne, Free University of Amsterdam

Mr. André Gröger

German Coordinator at Goethe University Frankfurt

André Gröger is an Economist and Political Scientist. He finished his degrees at Goethe University Frankfurt and started his PhD there in 2011. His research interests include a broad variety of topics related to the nexus between socio-economic development and migration.

Research Interest: Labour Economics, Migrations and Remittances, Economics of Natural Disasters, Social Networks and Institutions.

Home page:

http:// www.wiwi.uni-frankfurt.de/abteilungen/ei/professoren/klump/team/research-assistants/andre-groeger.html

Dr. Minh Hanh Le

Lecturer in Business Management
Academic coordinator of Finance and Accounting study program

Academic CV:

Vietnamese-German University, Lecturer in Business Management (2015)
Hanoi University, Lecturer in Business Management (2008)
TU Braunschweig, Researcher and Research assistant (2010)
PhD Business Economics from TU Braunschweig (2014)
MSc Business and Finance from North Wales University of Bangor (2007)
BSc Foreign Trade Economics from Hanoi Foreign Trade Economics (2005)

Office hours: Tuesday, 2PM - 4 PM (by appointment)

Ms. Chau Nguyen

Deputy Coordinator at VGU

Monetary Policy

Ms. Chau Nguyen joined VGU in June 2014 as the Assistant to Coordinator and Research and Teaching Assistant in Finance. Ms. Chau finished her BSc in Accounting, Business Finance and Management in University of York (UK) and her MSc in Investment Analysis at Aston Business School (UK). Before joing VGU, Ms. Chau worked shortly in banking at BIDV. Her current research interest is Monetary Policy.

Lecturers

Prof. Paul Alpar

Electronic business, decision support systems, value of information systems

Academic Career*:

Philipps University Marburg, Tenured Professor, Chair of Business Information Systems (1994), Assistant Professor (1986), Univ. of Illinois at Chicago, Konrad Zuse Visiting Professor (1993) Goethe University Frankfurt, Visiting Scholar, Georgia State Univ., Atlanta (2001), University of California, Berkeley (1994), Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv (1988 and 1990) , PhD Business Administration (1980), MSc  Business Administration (1977) Goethe University Frankfurt

Homepage:

http:// www.uni-marburg.de/fb02/bwl09/wirtschaftsinformatik

Junior Prof. Dr. Sascha Baghestanian

Sascha Baghestanian joined the department for Management and Applied Microeconomics as junior professor in micro- and experimental economics in 2013. After graduating from the University of Economics and the Institute for Advanced Studies in Vienna, he received his PhD in economics at Indiana University in 2013. His main area of research is behavioral economics/finance with particular focus on the theoretical and experimental analysis of bounded rational decision-making in various organizational frameworks, asset price bubbles and the psychology of incentives in general.

Home page:

http:// www.wiwi.uni-frankfurt.de/en/departments/mm/professuren/juniorprofessur-baghestanian/assistant-professor-dr-sascha-baghestanian.html

Prof. Michael Binder

Macroeconomics, International Finance, Econometrics

Academic Career*:

Graduate School of Economics, Finance, and Management, Founding Dean (2008); Goethe University Frankfurt, Professor, Chair for International Macroeconomics and Macroeconometrics (2003); University of Maryland, Assistant Professor (1995); Ph.D. in Economics, University of Pennsylvania (1995).

Homepage:

http:// www.wiwi.uni-frankfurt.de/professoren/binder/staff/bios/profbio/index.html

Dr. Balázs Cserna

Balázs Cserna, is currently working as a research fellow at the University of Frankfurt. He received in 2008, among others, an award by the Students' Association at the University of Heidelberg for his achievements in his courses on statistics and econometrics. Goethe University Frankfurt and Heidelberg University, Ruperto Carola, PhD Economics (2011),  Goethe University Frankfurt, MA Economics (2006).

Nguyễn Phạm Thiên Thanh

Lecturer in Finance (FA Study Program)

Academic Career*:

Ms. Thanh was awarded a PhD in Banking and Finance by Griffith University, Australia She joined us from 1st December 2016 and reports directly to Dr Ha Thuc Vien, Acting President cum Dean of Faculty of Economics and Management.

Prof. Guido Friebel

Organizations, incentives for teams and individuals

Academic Career*:

Goethe University Frankfurt, Tenured Professor, Chair of Human Resource Management (2007), EHESS, Toulouse School of Economics (2001), Stockholm School of Economics (1997); Université Libre de Bruxelles, PhD Economics (1996), Bielefeld, MA Economics (1992)

Homepage:

http:// www.mm.uni-frankfurt.de/index.php?id=272?&L=1

Dr. Andrej Gill

Andrej Gill studied applied Microeconomics and Finance at the Goethe University Frankfurt.

Since 2007 he is research assistant at the chair of Industrial Organization.

Home page:

www.wiwi.uni-frankfurt.de/abteilungen/mm/professuren/professur-walz/mitarbeiter/dr-andrej-gill.html

Dr. Marius Gros

Research Interest

Accounting, Auditing and Corporate Governance

Academic Career*:

University of Bremen, Professor for Finance and Accounting (since 2015). Lecturer at Heidelberg University (since 2011) and Institute for Law and Finance, House of Finance, Goethe University Frankfurt (since 2011). PhD Business Economics (2010) and Habilitation (German postdoctoral degree) (2015) form Goethe University Frankfurt.

Homepage:

www.controlling.uni-bremen.de/de/mitarbeiter_detail/585-prof-dr-marius-gros

Dr. Myriam Hadnes [CV]

Experimental Economics, Development Economics

Academic Career*:

Goethe University Frankfurt, PhD Economics (2011), Goethe University Frankfurt, MA Sociology (2008), Goethe University Frankfurt and Université Paris Dauphine MA Economics (2006)

Homepage:

http:// www.wiwi.uni-frankfurt.de/ei/index.php?id=1349

Prof. Uwe Hassler

Time series econometrics, stochastic processes

Academic Career*:

Goethe University Frankfurt, Tenured Professor, Chair of Statistics and Econometric Methods (2003), TU Darmstadt, Associate Professor for Empirical Macroeconometrics (2002), Freie Universität (FU) Berlin, Assistant professor (1994),  FU Berlin, PhD Economics (1993), FU Berlin, MA Economics (1989)

Homepage:

http:// www.wiwi.uni-frankfurt.de/ei/index.php?id=1266&L=1%2F

Dr. Mehdi Hosseinkouchack

Applied and Theoretical Econometrics

Academic Career*:

Goethe University Frankfurt, Substitute Professor, Chair of Statistics and Econometric Methods (2014-2015); Post-Doc (2012-2014), Goethe University Frankfurt; PhD Economics (2011), Goethe University Frankfurt; M.Sc. Industrial Engineering (2005), Sharif University of Technology, Tehran.

Dr. Steffen Juranek

Innovation, Law and Economics, Industrial Organization

Academic Career*:

NHH Norwegian School of Economics, Assistant Professor (2013), Goethe Business School, Lecturer (2013),Goethe University Frankfurt, PhD Economics (2012)

Homepage:

http:// www.sjuranek.de

Dr. Le Thuy Linh

Dr Le Thuy Linh has been a lecturer at Hanoi National University of Education (HNUE), Vietnam since 1999. She completed her MA in TESOL in 2004 at Vietnam National University, Hanoi, and her PhD at Monash University, Australia in 2013. She has been actively involved in teaching English as a second language, English for Academic purposes, research methods and skills, testing and assessment, and English Language teachers training through her work at HNUE, Foreign Trade University (Vietnam), Monash University and Baxter Institute (Australia) and and with various educational and development projects in Vietnam and Australia.

Homepage:

http:// www.hnue.edu.vn/directory/linhlt

Prof. Dr. Thomas Kaiser

Research Interests:

Risk Management (with a focus on Operational Risk and Reputational Risk)

Academic and Professional Career*:

KPMG, Director (2002-2010 and since 2011), Goethe University Frankfurt, Honorary professor (since 2011), Deutsche Bank, Director (2010-2011), Goethe University Frankfurt, Lecturer (2003-2011), Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, Lecturer (2006-2009), Commerzbank (2000-2002), HypoVereinsbank (1999-2000), WestLB (1997-1998), Reutlingen University of Applied Sciences, Lecturer (1995-1997), Eberhard-Karls-University Tübingen, PhD (1995-1997), University Saarbrücken, MSc Business (1992-1995)

Homepage:

http:// www.wiwi.uni-frankfurt.de/en/departments/finance/lehrstuhl/prof-dr-christian-schlag/team/honorary-professors.html

Prof. Dr. Winfried Melcher

Independent German Public Accountant

Research Interests:

International Group Accounting and International Auditing

Academic and Professional Career*:

Honorary Professor University of Rostock (2009),
PhD Economics University of Rostock (2002),
Diplom-Kaufmann University of Cologne (1984)
Partner KPMG (1995 till 2013)

Homepage

http:// www.winfried-melcher.com

Dr. Hannah Winkler von Mohrenfels

Online & Mobile Marketing; Social Media Marketing; Marketing of Green and Sustainable Goods

Academic Career*:

Goethe University Frankfurt, PhD Business Administration (2013); Research Fellow at Chair for Product Management and Marketing Communications & Chair for Consumer Marketing; Bamberg University & University of Alcalá (Madrid), MA Business Administration (2009)

Homepage:

http:// www.marketing.uni-frankfurt.de/en/prof-dr-jan-landwehr/alumni/hannah-winkler-von-mohrenfels/

Tam T.T. Nguyen

Comparative systems analysis, Development Economics (Vietnam/China)

Academic Career*:

Goethe University Frankfurt, PhD Economics/Politics, Goethe University Frankfurt, Diploma Economics (2009), University of Applied Sciences Fulda, MA Business Administration (2005), University of Applied Sciences Fulda, Diploma Business Administration (2003).

Dr. Michael Niekamp

Michael Niekamp is currently working as a Post-Doc Research Fellow at Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt in Frankfurt, Germany. His areas of specialization include: Philosophy  and  Economics,  Business  Ethics,  Philosophy  of  Money,  Torture,  Social Epistemology,  Cyberwar,  Contractualism,  Philosophy  of  Institutions,  Experimental Philosophy, Action Theories, Social Welfare Theories and Happiness Research.

Academic Career*:

DIBIO LTD. & Co.KG Business Consulting (2007-2009); Institute of  Philosophy  for  Prof.  Dr.  Wolfgang Lenzen at the University of Osnabrück (2008-2011); the  Institute of  Vocational  –  and Business Educational Science (2011); Institute of Philosophy at the University of Osnabrück (2012-2013); and - Johann Wolfgang Goethe University (2013-present).

Home page:

http:// uni-frankfurt.academia.edu/MichaelNiekamp

Christian Schaefer

Christian is a senior lawyer in Hogan Lovells’ corporate and commercial practice in Vietnam and has extensive experience in advising foreign investors and their projects in Vietnam.

Career*:

Albert-Ludwigs-University, Freiburg i. Br. (2001), PricewaterhouseCoopers Legal, Vietnam (2004 – 2007), Hogan Lovells International LLP, Ho Chi Minh City and Dusseldorf (2007 – 2010), Ernst & Young Law, Dusseldorf (2010 – 2012), Hogan Lovells International LLP, Ho Chi Minh City (2012 to current)

Dr. Heiner Schumacher

Economics, game theory and applications

Academic Career*:

University Mannheim, PhD Economics (2008), FernUniversität in Hagen, MA Mathematics (2008), Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich, MA Economics (2004)

Homepage:

http:// www.mm.uni-frankfurt.de/?id=987?&L=1

Dr. Ulrich Schüwer

Banking and Finance

Academic and Professional Career*:

Goethe University Frankfurt, Assistant professor, Chair of Finance and Accounting (since 2010), Goethe University Frankfurt, PhD (2006 to 2010), Citigroup Global Markets, Frankfurt (2001 to 2006), RWTH Aachen University and University of Paderborn, MSc Business (1994 to 2000), North Carolina State University, MSc Operations Research (1997 to 1999).

Prof. Dr. Rainer Stachuletz

Financial Theory and Investment Policy, Behavioural Finance, Market Regulation and Supervision Architecture

Academic and Professional Career*:

Academic Director South East Asia at Berlin School of Economics and Law; Consultant (Curriculum Development) at the State Bank of Vietnam in Hanoi (Banking Academy of Vietnam 2008 - 2012); Professor for Corporate Finance (Department of Business and Economics at Berlin School of Economics and Law) since 1995;  University of Finance and Economics St. Petersburg (2006/2007); Humboldt University Berlin (1994); Free University Berlin (1980-1987); Head of Global Corporate Investments at Schering AG Berlin (1990-1995); Project Manager at Daimler Benz AG and Robert Bosch GmbH (1987-1990); Partner at Peter&Partner Research Consultancy; Founder and CFO at Linkedwith GmbH Berlin (1998-2000); Board Member at Enertrag Structured Finance Berlin; PhD Political Sciences FU Berlin (1986); MA Economics and Accounting (Duisburg and Bochum 1976, 1980).

Homepage:

http:// www.hwr-berlin.de/fachbereich-wirtschaftswissenschaften/lehre/detailansicht/rainer-stachuletz/

Prof. Dr. Harry Trummer

Prof. Dr. Trummer gives lectures, seminars, workshops and tutorials at Goethe University Frankfurt and the University of Catania about "Leadership in the Financial Industry" for Bachelor-, Master-, PhD- and Exchange Students from all over the world.

He is also initiator and founder of the international scientific University partnership between University of Catania and Goethe University Frankfurt. His primary research interests and topics are Efficient Leadership Approaches for International Companies, Leading Change Processes, Strategies for Negotiation-, Decision Making Processes and Ethics.

He acts as the University Advisor for Enactus at Goethe University Frankfurt and University Team Advisor for Rotman School of Management and LUISS Guido Carli University Trading Competition.

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Dr. Nguyen Anh Tuan

Dr. Tuan is a lecturer at the Commercial Law Department of the Ho Chi Minh City University of Law and visiting lecturer for lawyer certification courses at the Judicial Academy in Ho Chi Minh City. Dr. Tuan is also a partner of LCT Lawyers. His practicing areas focus on the pharmaceutical industry, FMCG, consumer goods distribution and competition.

Academic Career:

Nagoya University, Japan, LLD (2009), Lund University, Sweden, LLM (2004), Ho Chi Minh City University of Law, LLB (2002).

Dr. Le Trung Thanh [CV]

Dr. Le Trung Thanh has been a lecturer of Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City (VNU HCMC). Currently, he is a visiting lecturer for International School of Business, University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City (UEH). He is teaching Quantitative Finance, Financial Risk Management, Financial Modelling. His research interests are in multivariate time series analysis, copulae, quantile regression applied in finance.

Academic Career:

Ph.D. in Economics 2012, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom.
M.Sc. in Money, Banking and Finance 2004, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom.
B.Sc. in Banking 1998, National Economics University in Hanoi, Vietnam

Prof. Mark Wahrenburg

Banking and Finance

Academic Career*:

Goethe University Frankfurt, Tenured Professor, Chair of Banking and Finance (1999), University of Witten/ Herdecke Professor of Finance (1996), University of Cologne, habilitation (1996), University of Cologne, PhD Economics (1991)

Homepage:

www.wiwi.uni-frankfurt.de/abteilungen/finance/lehrstuhl/prof-dr-mark-wahrenburg/team/prof-dr-wahrenburg.html

Prof. Uwe Walz

Private equity, entrepreneurial finance and contract theory

Academic Career*:

Goethe University Frankfurt, Tenured Professor, Chair of Industrial Organization (2002), University of Tübingen, Full Professor of Economics (1997), University of Bochum,  Professor of Economics (1995), University of Mannheim, habilitation (1995), University of Tübingen, PhD Economics (1992), University of Tübingen, MA Economics (1988)

Homepage:

http:// www.mm.uni-frankfurt.de/index.php?id=943?&L=1

Dr. Manuel Wörsdörfer

Economic Ethics, History of Economic Thought, Economic Policy

Academic Career*:

Postdoctoral Fellow, Cluster of Excellence ‘The Formation of Normative Orders’/Chair of Economic Development and Integration, Goethe-University Frankfurt; Visiting Researcher: University of Toronto, Beijing University, York University; PhD Economic Ethics/History of Economic Thought (2011), Bachelor/Master of Arts, Philosophy & Economics, University of Bayreuth (2004/2007).

Homepage:

http:// www.wiwi.uni-frankfurt.de/de/abteilungen/ei/professoren/klump/team/assistants/dr-manuel-woersdoerfer.html 

Professor Nick Zubanov

Professor of Management Science and Strategy at Goethe University Frankfurt (since 2013). Doctorate at the University of Birmingham (UK) in 2007, lecturer at Tilburg University and Erasmus University Rotterdam. Prof. Zubanov research interests include employee incentives, turnover, firm productivity and workforce diversity.

* Titles cited in this section are either Master/ PhD degrees or the German equivalents: Diploma and Doctorate