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Prof. Dr. Karin Hoisl (Assistant Professor)

Prof. Dr. Karin Hoisl, MBR

Hans-Sauer-Foundation Assistant Professor „Invention Processes and Intellectual Property“

Contact

INNO-tec - Institute for Innovation Research, Technology Management and Entrepreneurship
Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich
Kaulbachstr. 45, Room 303 / 3rd floor
D-80539 Munich


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Consultation Hours

Tuesday 10:00 - 11:00 am (on appointment)

 

Research Interests

  • Knowledge Management
  • Organizational Innovation
  • Strategic Management
  • Inventor Creativity & Inventor Mobility
  • Intellectual Property Management

 

Publications


Curriculum Vitae

since 11/14 Professor in the Economics and Management of Inventive Processes, Copenhagen Business School, DK (part-time)
since 11/13 Senior Research Fellow at the Munich Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Research (MCIER), Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition
11/11 Research stay at Copenhagen Business School, DK
03/11 Visiting Scholar Georgia Institute of Technology, College of Management, USA
since 2011 Hans-Sauer-Foundation Assistant Professor „Invention Processes and Intellectual Property“ (intermediate evaluation passed ahead of schedule 04/2013)
02/10 - 04/10 Visiting Scholar Georgia Institute of Technology, College of Management, USA
2006 - 2013 Post-doc at the Institute for Innovation Research and Technology Management (Prof. D. Harhoff, Ph.D.); Habilitation
02/07 - 05/07 European Patent Office
Research Project: "Patent Validation - The Role of Fees and Translation Costs" (Supervisor: Prof. B. van Pottelsberghe de la Potterie)
2002 - 2006 Doctoral Candidate at the Institute for Innovation Research, Technology Management and Entrepreneurship (Prof. D. Harhoff, Ph.D.); Dissertation: "A Study of Inventors: Incentives, Productivity and Mobility"
2002 - 2004 Postgraduate Studies: Master of Business Research at Munich School of Management, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich; Thesis: "A Phantom Picture - What Determines Blocking Patents"; Degree: Master of Business Research
1997 - 2002 Studies in Business Administration at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich; Thesis: "Bewertung von Gründerteams durch Venture Capital-Geber - Eine empirische Analyse"; Degree: Diplomkauffrau
1995 - 1997 Studies in Mathematics at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich

 

Third-Party Research Funding (European Commission, ESF, DFG and other institutions) (project management: Prof. D. Harhoff, Ph.D.)

  • DFG Grant - Clean Technology-Innovation in Germany: Human Capital Accumulation in Case of Heterogenous Knowledge Inputs (joint project with Prof. Dr. T. Zwick, LMU) (Ref.: ZW 172/2-1) (2012-2014)
  • ESF / DFG Grant – APE - Academic Patenting in Europe: Database Sharing, Applications and Extensions (Coordinated Funding via ESF and DFG) (07-RNP-011) (2009-2013) – Member of the Steering Committee
  • European Commission (7th FP) – InnoS&T - Innovative S&T indicators combining patent data and surveys: Empirical models and policy analyses (FP7-SSH-2007-1) (2008-2011)
  • DAAD Travel Grant (VIGONI-Program 2007) (D/06/19579) (2007-2008)
  • European Commission - Tender ENTR/05/82 – Strategic Patenting (2006-2007)
  • ESF / DFG Grant - Inventor Mobility, Knowledge Flows and  Firm Productivity (Coordinated Funding via ESF and DFG) (7/2005-6/2007)
  • European Commission - EPIP - European Policy for Intellectual Property (HPSE-CT-2002-60053) (2003-2005)
  • European Commission (6th FP) – PatVal - The Value of European Patents: Empirical Models and Policy Implications based on a Survey of European Inventors (HPV2-CT-2001-00013) (2002-2004)

 

Memberships in Editorial Boards

  • Guest Associate Editor, Management Science (2014)
  • Advisory Editor, Research Policy (2014 – 2017)
  • Research Committee of the Business Policy and Strategy (BPS) Division of the AOM (2014 – 2016)

 

Ad-hoc Reviewer

Research Funding Organizations

  • German Research Foundation (DFG)

Journals

  • Management Science, Academy of Management Journal, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Review of Economics and Statistics, Research Policy, Economics of Innovation and New Technology, European Management Review, Industry and Innovation, International Journal of Technology Management, Technovation, World Patent Information, DBW, zfbf, Small Business Economics, Journal of Business Economics

Conferences

  • Academy of Management Meeting 2011 / SMS Conference (since 2014) / DRUID Summer Conference (since 2008) / EURAM Conference 2010 / TIE Conference 2012, 2014 / G-Forum (since 2014)

 

Awards & Grants

  • Reduction of the teaching assignment (summer term 2013) due to the support of selected young female researchers at the Munich School of Management, LMU.
  • Jürgen-Hauschildt-Award 2012 of the Commission for Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship (TIE) / VHB for the best scientific publication in empirical innovation managament research
  • Nomination for the DRUID Best Paper Award 2012 (DRUID Conference 2012, Copenhagen)
  • DRUID Best Paper Award 2011 (DRUID Conference 2011, Copenhagen)
  • Outstanding Reviewer Award for the Business Policy and Strategy Division at the Academy of Management Meeting in 2011
  • Visiting Research Fellowship from DFG (German Research Foundation) - research stay at Georgia Institute of Technology 2011
  • 2009: RePEc Ranking Top 100 Economists (5 years or less)
  • Hans-Sauer-Award 2006 for outstanding research in the field "Research on Inventors" (Dissertation)
  • Dissertation Award LMU Management Alumni 2005

 

Memberships

  • Deutscher Hochschulverband (DHV)
  • Verband der Hochschullehrer für Betriebswirtschaft e.V. (VHB)
  • German Economic Association for Business Administration e.V. (GEABA)
  • Academy of Management (AOM)
  • Strategic Management Society (SMS)
  • Fördergesellschaft Marketing e.V.
  • European Policy for Intellectual Property Association (EPIP) - founding member
  • The Econometric Society

 

Teaching (Diploma, Bachelor, Master)

  • Innovation Management (BWL BSc)
  • Innovationsmanagement 1 & 2
  • Projektseminar in Kooperation mit GeorgiaTech College of Management und TI:GER (Atlanta, USA)
  • SQ2 - Start with Business Planning - Download the Podcast on iTunes U
  • Seminar Geschäftsplanung
  • Investition & Finanzierung
  • Proseminar IP Management
  • Various advanced seminars (Subjects: Innovationen & IP, Innovationsprozesse in der Biotechnologie, Innovationen in der IT, China der Zukunftsmarkt, Klimawandel und Innovation, IP Beyond Patents, Green Energy Innovation)
  • Proseminar Empirie
  • Proseminar IP & Empirie
  • Proseminar Skills & Tools

 

Support of Dissertation Projects /Supervision of Master's Theses

  • I have closely supported the following doctoral students who have completed their thesis at INNO-tec: Bernhard Kirchmair, Maria Heibel, Jeannine Sütterlin, Stephan Hundertmark, Volker Rürup
  • I am currently supporting: Michael NattererAlexander Suyer, Christian Steinle
  • Supervision of Master's Theses in the course of the Master of Laws in Intellectual Property (LL.M. IP) program of the Munich Intellectual Property Law Center (MIPLC)

 

Executicve Education

  • Hans-Sauer- Foundation: Inventor Seminar: Commercialization of Inventions (2011)
  • Munich Intellectual Property Law Center (MIPLC): Course "Valuation of Intangibles" (since 2010)
  • Munich Intellectual Property Law Center (MIPLC): Course "Innovation Management" (from 2014)
  • LMU EC Business Planning seminar for physicists: Lecture on intellectual property (since 2008)
  • LMU EC Entrepreneurship seminars: Lecture "IP Management for Start-ups" (since 2008)
  • European Patent Academy: Lecture "University patents – Incentive for Innovation?" (2008-2010)
  • DIHK: Lecture "Development of Patent Applications in the US and Europe" (10/2006 and 12/2006)

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