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Assoz. Prof. Dr. Peter Keinz

Dr. Peter Keinz is Asso­ciate Professor at the Insti­tute for Entre­pre­neurship and Inno­va­tion at the Vienna Univer­sity of Econo­mics and Busi­ness. In rese­arch, he mainly focuses on user inno­va­tion and open inno­va­tion. In parti­cular, Peter works on the deve­lop­ment of methods and tools that help compa­nies to benefit from the crea­tive poten­tial of external stake­hol­ders. Further­more, he is inte­rested in the stra­tegic impli­ca­tions for compa­nies when employing open and user inno­va­tion stra­te­gies.

Before joining the E&I team in 2005, Peter studied Busi­ness Admi­nis­tra­tion at the WU Vienna and majored in Entre­pre­neurship and Inno­va­tion as well as in Stra­tegic Manage­ment, Control­ling and Consul­ting. After having finished his studies, he left univer­sity and worked as assis­tant to the CEO of the Austrian Control­lers’ Insti­tute. He also gained some expe­ri­ence in the consul­ting industry with Contrast Manage­ment Consul­ting.

Curri­culum Vitae

Profes­sional Expe­ri­ence 

2016 - today Euro­päi­sche Orga­ni­sa­tion für Kern­for­schung - Wissen­schaft­li­cher Leiter und Work Packa­ge-­Ko­or­di­nator "Valo­ri­sa­tion" (STREAM WP 6)
2016 Raiff­eisen Campus - Wissen­schaft­li­cher Leiter des Forums Zukunft
2015 - today Asso­ciate Professor at the Insti­tute for Entre­pre­neurship and Inno­va­tion, Vienna Univer­sity of Econo­mics and Busi­ness (www.e-and-i.org)
2013 - 2015 Euro­päi­sche Orga­ni­sa­tion für Kern­for­schung - Wissen­schaft­li­cher Leiter und Work Packa­ge-­Ko­or­di­nator "Disse­mi­na­tion, know­ledge transfer, and external rese­arch funding" (TALENT WP 6)

2009 - 2015

Assis­tant Professor at the Insti­tute for Entre­pre­neurship and Inno­va­tion, Vienna Univer­sity of Econo­mics and Busi­ness (www.e-and-i.org)

2005 - 2009

Rese­arch Assis­tant at the Insti­tute for Entre­pre­neurship and Inno­va­tion, Vienna Univer­sity of Econo­mics and Busi­ness (www.e-and-i.org)

2003 - 2009

Member of the Board of Direc­tors of “Idea Exch­ange Austria – Das Netz­werk der Gründer und Grün­dungs­in­ter­es­sierten an Öster­reichs Hoch­schulen” (www.idex.at)

2003 - 2005

Rese­arch Assis­tant at the Austrian Control­lers’ Insti­tute (www.oeci.at)

2002

Contrast Manage­ment Consul­ting (www.contrast.at)

Univer­sity Educa­tion 

2005 - 2009

Doctoral Studies (Dr.rer.soc.oec.), Vienna Univer­sity of Econo­mics and Busi­ness, Insti­tute for Entre­pre­neurship and Inno­va­tion, Disser­ta­tion: “User-­to-u­ser-­sup­port in self­de­si­gn-pro­cesses: an empi­rical inves­ti­ga­tion of the bene­fits for novice tool­kit-u­sers”.

1999 - 2003

Master of Busi­ness Admi­nis­tra­tion (Mag.rer.soc.oec.), Vienna Univer­sity of Econo­mics and Busi­ness, Majors in Entre­pre­neurship & Inno­va­tion and Stra­tegic Manage­ment, Control­ling & Consul­ting, Diploma Thesis: “Die Effek­ti­vität des Control­ling öster­rei­chi­scher Unter­nehmen”.

Honors

  • Jürgen-Hauschild­t-­Preis 2013 der Kommis­sion für Tech­no­logie, Inno­va­tion und Entre­pre­neurship des Verbands der Hoch­schul­lehrer für Betriebs­wirt­schaft e.V. (Deutsch­land)

  • Exzel­lente Lehre 2013 - Award der WU Wien (Öster­reich)

  • 2010 WU Best Paper Award toge­ther with Niko­laus Franke and Chris­toph Steger for the article "Testing the Value of Cust­o­miza­tion: When Do Costu­mers Really Prefer Products Tailored to Their Prefe­rences?", in Journal of Marke­ting, Vol 73, Iss. 5, 2009, pp 103-121;

  • 2010 Theo Schöl­ler-­Preis (Munich Best Paper Award Inno­va­tion Manage­ment) for the article „Testing the Value of Cust­o­miza­tion: When Do Cust­o­mers Really Prefer Products Tailored to Their Prefe­rences?” (Journal of Marke­ting 73, toge­ther with Niko­laus Franke and Chris­toph Steger).

  • 2009 WU Best Paper Award

  • 2009 Rudolf Sallinger Preis

Affi­lia­tions

  • Center of Excel­lence Class XXV (www.coe.at)

  • EIASM – Euro­pean Insti­tute for Advanced Studies in Manage­ment (www.eiasm.org)

  • Idea Exch­ange Austria – Das Netz­werk der Gründer und Grün­dungs­in­ter­es­sierten an Öster­reichs Hoch­schulen (www.idex.at)

  • User Inno­va­tion Rese­arch Initia­tive Vienna (www.userin­no­va­tion.at)

Publi­ca­tions & Teaching