Aleksandra Klein

Dr.rer.soc.oec. Aleksandra Klein, MSc,MIM(CEMS)
Dr.rer.soc.oec. Aleksandra Klein MSc,MIM(CEMS)
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Work at IfU, previous expe­ri­ence and academic profile

Aleksandra Klein is a rese­arch and teaching asso­ciate and has been with the Insti­tute for Stra­tegic Manage­ment and Manage­ment Control (IfU) since October 2013. She completed her M.Sc. in Busi­ness & Econo­mics degree at the Stock­holm School of Econo­mics (SSE) in combi­na­tion with the CEMS Master in Inter­na­tional Manage­ment program at SSE and WU. Prior to that, Aleksandra gained her bachelor degree at SSE Riga, spen­ding her exch­ange semester at the Higher School of Econo­mics (“Вышка”) in Moscow, Russia.

Before joining academia, Aleksandra was a consul­tant at Deut­sche Bank Inhouse Consul­ting working on comp­li­ance as well as restruc­tu­ring and busi­ness deve­lop­ment topics. During her bachelor and master studies, she did various internships in consul­ting, finance, market rese­arch and social busi­ness, etc.

In addi­tion to her rese­arch activi­ties, Aleksandra teaches courses on project manage­ment, consul­ting and inter­na­tional stra­tegic manage­ment.

Rese­arch inte­rest

Among others, Aleksandra’s rese­arch inte­rests lie in the field of crea­ti­vity and perfor­mance manage­ment. In her doctoral project, she inves­ti­gates the effects of leadership, manage­ment control and perfor­mance manage­ment, team crea­ti­vity traits and other team charac­te­ris­tics on team crea­tive perfor­mance in adver­ti­sing agen­cies in Europe. In addi­tion, Aleksandra is involved in the rese­arch project on the process of manage­ment accoun­ting change in family firms.