Barbara Mehner, M.Sc.
Barbara Mehner is a Research and Teaching Assistant at the Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the Vienna University of Economics and Business. She is part of the EU project STREAM, in which her role is to develop business cases for innovative technologies, e.g. from CERN. During her time at WU, she has conducted research visits to MIT and the German Aerospace Center.
Before joining the E&I team in 2016, Barbara studied Economic, Organizational and Social Psychology at Ludwig-Maximilian-University Munich and at Macquarie University, Sydney. During and after her studies, she gained practical experience in the areas of human computer interaction, human resource development, employer branding and consulting.
|2016 - today||Research and Teaching Assistant at the Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Vienna University of Economics and Business|
|2015 - 2016||Freelancer at UVM Institute for Change Management, Munich, Germany|
Change Management & Training
|2014 - 2015||Working Student at aconso, Munich, Germany|
Project Management, Knowledge Management & Consulting
|2013 - 2014||Intern at Allianz, Munich, Germany|
HR Development & Employer Branding
|2012 - 2013||Working Student at Siemens AG, Munich, Germany|
Usability of Process Visualizations & Process Automation
|2012||Intern at Hanseatisches Personalkontor, Berlin, Germany|
|2016 - today||Doctoral Studies (Dr.rer.soc.oec.), Vienna University of Economics and Business, Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation|
|2013 - 2016||M.Sc. Psychology: Economic, Organisational and Social psychology, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich, Germany Business Administration as minor subject|
Master Thesis: “User experience of self-optimization technologies – Bitter and sweet factors on the way to change”
|2015||Exchange Semester, Macquarie University (MQU), Sydney, Australia|
|2010 - 2013||B.Sc. Psychology, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich, Germany|
Bachelor Thesis: “When do men and women initiate a negotiation? Effects of objective and subjective discrepancy”
PROSA Scholarship (2015)
e-fellows.net Scholarship (2010-2016)
User Innovation Research Initiative Vienna (www.userinnovation.at)