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Chair of Public & Nonprofit Management

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From the left to the right Jakob Kühler, Jannes Schneider, Darlin Albrecht, Dustin Rischke, Prof. Dr. Isabella Proeller, Daniela Großmann, Yaren Gürbüz, Nicolas Drathschmidt, Luise Renneke, Jan Paul Adam, Henok Woldegiorgis. 


We welcomed guest researchers from Mongolia

As part of a cooperation between the University of Potsdam and the National Academy of Governance Ulaanbataar, we welcomed three visiting researchers.

Research paper by Döring, Drathschmidt and Nielsen on the dynamics of citizen-state interactions

In PAR, Döring, Drathschmidt and Nielsen write about the dynamics of interactions between citizens and street-level bureaucrats.

Nicolas Drathschmidt and Jakob Kühler present recent research projects in Tampere

At the IRSPM conference in Tampere, Finland, a current paper from the DIGILOG project was presented in addition to the dissertation projects.

Participation of the DIGILOG project team at a workshop in Winterthur

Prof. Isabella Proeller and Jakob Kühler part in the intensive exchange about the developments of the DIGILOG project at the ZAHW.

Jakob Kühler on the complex challenge of being a Chief Digital Officer

In the journal Kommune 21, Jakob Kühler shares his knowledge about the requirements and challenges of a CDO today.

Open-access research article by Kühler, Drathschmidt, and Großmann on narratives of agile goverment

In the journal Information Polity, Kühler, Drathschmidt, and Großmann write about narratives of agile government, bureaucracy and management fashion.

Visit to the CityLAB of the Technology Foundation Berlin

Our students deepened their understanding of the practice of administrative innovation and the potential of open data.

Lecture at NEGZ on digitisation officers

As part of the Digilog project, Jakob Kühler presented current research findings on the players involved in digitalisation to interested practitioners.

Interim presentation in the Master's seminar "Process Management"

In the new PotsdamLab, Master's students presented their first ideas and proposals for improving four administrative processes in the city of Potsdam.

Jakob Kühler gives a presentation at the Smart Country Convention

At a recently created panel at the Smart Country Convention, Jakob Kühler presents the challenges facing digitalisation officers in public authorities.

Using resource management to combat demographic change

Master's students gain practical insights into resource management at the Berlin Senate Administration, which is facing up to demographic change.

The picture shows Nicolas Drathschmidt at the IASS conference.

Section conference of the IASS on „public administration as an attractive employer”

Nicolas Drathschmidt presented the preliminary results of the joint study with the "dbbjugend beamtenbund und tarifunion" on behalf of the chair.

The Public Management Chair at EGPA 2023

At this year's EGPA23 conference, our team presented the ongoing activities of the chair. The six papers presented are part of individual research and ...

Development of eGov-Campus

Our courses with SHI on the eGov Campus („Verwaltungsportale“ & „Neues Arbeiten und Führen in digitalisierten Verwaltungsstrukturen“) will continue to...

Successful cooperation with the public development bank of the state of Brandenburg - ILB

15 students learned and applied the fundamentals of businnes process management, conducted workshops and presented their results in a teaching project.

How widespread is the teaching of public sector accounting at German universities?

Prof. Reichard, Küchler-Stahn and Siegel provide an overview of the accounting curriculum in German academia and universities.