Chair of Public & Nonprofit Management

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Corona Information

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...

Digitalkonferenz Innovation durch Krise. Das Bild zeigt einen Stapel Dokumente.

Register now: Digital conference “Innovation through crisis”

“Innovation through crisis” is a digital conference on the impact of the coronavirus crisis taking place on 4.12.20. Employees of the public administration can register now


Funding of the project "Digital Governance: Innovation through crisis".

As part of the initiative "Kleine Fächer: Sichtbar innovativ!" a Citizen Science project on the sustainability of current digitization trends in the public sector is funded.

Picture showing felxible workplace.

Success through flexible working? Administration in the Corona crisis

First results of a study by the University of Potsdam and PwC on flexible working in the public sector are available.


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.

Prof. Dr. Isabella Proeller

Visiting Professor at the University of St. Gallen

Prof. Dr. Isabella Proeller has been appointed as visiting professor at the University of St. Gallen for the coming fall semester.

Caroline Fischer

Disputation Caroline Fischer

Caroline Fischer successfully completed her dissertation „Knowledge Sharing in the Public Sector“ and was awarded with „summa cum laude“ at her disputation.

Christoph Reichard

Christoph Reichard and Jan van Helden awarded for their "Outstanding Paper 2019"

Their paper on the use of accounting informationen was recently awarded as an outstanding publication in the "Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting & Financial Management".

Prof. Dr. John Siegel

John Siegel Substitute Professor at the Chair of Public and Nonprofit Management

As Prof. Proeller taking leave of absence and being a external lecturer at the University of St. Gallen, Prof. Dr. John Siegel will substitute her at the Chair of Public and Nonprofit Management.