Chair of Public & Nonprofit Management

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Information regarding the Corona-Virus

All consultation hours are due to the pandemic spread of the Corona-Virus cancelled. Please contact us via e-mail or other communication tools. Please note further information by the university...

All courses of our chair are held online due to the ongoing Corona Virus pandemic. An overview of our curriculum is available here.


Relationship between knowledge transfer and socialization: study of the Berlin trainee program

In her publication, Lisa-Sophie Preller examines the connection between knowledge transfer and socialization in the Berlin trainee program at the higher administrative level.

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Study about expectations regarding new technologies in the public sector

In "Verwaltung & Management" Fischer, Willems and Van den Bergh published their study, which examined the expectations of citizens regarding new technologies in the public sector.

Prof. Dr. Isabella Proeller

Prof. Dr. Isabella Proeller: Return after guest research term at the University of St. Gallen

Prof. Proeller returns form her guest research term at the University of St. Gallen for the coming summer semester. At the same time, Prof. John Siegel leaves the UP and joins the Team of HWR Berlin.

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Teleworking during the pandemic: Study on flexible working models in public administration

Findings of a study by the Chair of Public and Nonprofit Management and PwC on hybrid working models in the public sector are available now.

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Has the coronavirus crisis pushed innovation in public administration digitalization?

Public administration had to regain time during the pandemic because of the backlog of digitalization. We have looked into the question of whether this development has actually taken place.

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Public Management in practice: Article in Kommune21

Two articles (No. 12-20 & 03-21) were published in the practical journal Kommune21, which discuss the results of two student projects on digitisation and knowledge management in public administration.

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NEW: Public Administration in Germany

The book “Public Administration in Germany”, in which alongside to Prof. Proeller also Sabine Kuhlmann, Dieter Schimanke and Jan Ziekov were involved as editors, will be published shortly.


New third-party funded project on "positive public management"

The Chair of Public and Nonprofit Management receives funding from the Erasmus+ programme and is part of an international partnership with Brno, Cagliari, Paris, Pecs and Rennes.