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Sebastian Vith, MA MSc

Building D2, Entrance B, Level 1, Room 1.330

+43/1/31336 - 4863

sebastian.vith@wu.ac.at

Biographical Sketch

Sebastian Vith is Teaching and Research Associate at the Institute for Public Management and Governance at WU Vienna University of Economics and Business since May 2016. He holds a Master's degree in Social and Political Theory (MA, 2012) and a Master’s degree in Organization Studies (MSc, 2013) from the University of Innsbruck. Prior to that he conducted his undergraduate studies in Business Administration at Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences (BA, 2009) and was exchange student at University of Liege HEC Management School. In 2014 he received an Executive Certificate in Innovation, Product & Process Management from Management Center Innsbruck.

From fall 2012 until spring 2016 Sebastian Vith gained insights into various private and public sector organizations. First as a consultant and trainer for innovation management and later on as an expert for new business development at a publicly owned energy supplier. Besides this, he was lecturer at the Department of Organization and Learning at the University of Innsbruck.

Sebastian Vith is member of the European Group for Organizational Studies (EGOS) and the Austrian Sociological Association (OeGS).

Research Interests

Sebastian Vith’s research interests are centered on forms of organizing and governance – both in the public and private sector. He is interested in discourse and practices in fields like innovation management, human resource management and organizational change. Just recently he started investigating the collaborative or so called sharing economy.

Keywords
Public management; organization studies; public governance; collaborative/sharing economy.

Teaching

Courses Taught in Winter Term 2018/19

Personal, Führung, Organisation