Patricia Breuer graduated from the Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich with a Masters degree in Business Administration and a specialization in Accounting in 2017. Previously, she graduated from the University of Tübingen with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Economics. During her studies, Patricia gained experience in research as a student research assistant and spent semesters abroad at Texas A&M University, USA, and Maastricht University, Netherlands. She gained practical experience in the field of accounting and taxation through various internships in tax advisory and audit firms including PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Why I chose the University of Mannheim and in particular the GESS
I chose the University of Mannheim for its internationally renowned faculty and interdisciplinary coursework. I expect the structured PhD program in Business to provide me with solid training in scientific methods and field-specific knowledge indispensable for a career in academia.