"The GESS has established itself on the international market and is placing its students as professors and assistant professors in some of the best departments." Prof. Stefan Ruenzi

Job Market Candidates

CDSB Job Market Candidates

Thank you for visiting the CDSB placement page. Its purpose is to give interested institutions a preview of our PhD candidates who are available for employment. Past placements are listed in the CDSB Alumni section.


Placement Officers

Accounting: Prof. Dr. Holger Daske

Finance: Prof. Dr. Erik Theissen

Information Systems: Prof. Dr. Armin Heinzl

Management: Prof. Dr. Edinger-Schons

Marketing: Prof. Dr. Florian Stahl

Operation Systems: Prof. Dr. Christoph Bode

Taxation: Prof. Dr. Johannes Voget


Placement Coordinator

Kirstin Niedernolte


Job Market Paper: 
Who Are You Doing Business With? Beneficial Ownership Disclosure and Public Procurement
Research Focus: 
Financial Reporting and Disclosure Regulation, Firms’ Transparency and Information Processing Costs


Research Focus: 
Behavioral finance, Corporate finance, and Labor economics (especially gender-related topics)


Research Focus: 
Entrepreneurship, economic development, institutions, poverty, innovation