About the person
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Simon Oertel studied business administration and political science at the University of Applied Sciences Trier and the University of Erfurt. After graduation, he worked as a research assistant at the Chair of ABWL/Organization, Leadership and Human Resource Management (Prof. Dr. Peter Walgenbach) at Friedrich Schiller University Jena (2008-2018) and at the Management/Organization Group (Prof. Dr. Norbert Bach) at the Ilmenau University of Technology (2019-2021). After his doctorate and during the subsequent habilitation phase at Friedrich Schiller University Jena, research stays at WU Vienna and Stanford University followed. Since October 2021, he has been head of the Strategic Management and Organization (SMO) group at Paris Lodron University Salzburg.
Simon Oertel is a member of the German Academic Association for Business Research (VHB), the European Group for Organizational Studies (EGOS), the Academy of Management (AoM), the American Sociological Association and the international network New Institutionalism.