Short CV/Education and training

  • 1990
    - 1992 High-school Diploma, Erweiterte Oberschule Dresden-Plauen, Germany (Abitur)

  • 1992 – 1998
    Diploma of Business Administration at the Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany, Stipend, Evangelischen Studienwerkes Villigst e.V. (Dipl.-Kffr.)

  • 1996 – 1997
    MBA Studies, Kelly School of Business, Indiana University, USA, Stipend of the Evangelischen Studienwerkes Villigst e.V.

  • 1999 – 2004
    PhD at Institute of Technology Management, University of St.Gallen, Switzerland, Grade: Summa cum laude (Dr. oec. HSG)

  • 2007 – 2012
    Habilitation, Department of Management, Technology, and Economics, ETH Zürich, Venia Legendi as of 08.13 (PD)

Selected publications

  • Martin Hoegl, Anja Schulze 2005. How to support knowledge creation in new product develop-ment. European Management Journal, 23(3) 263-273.

  • Anja Schulze, Martin Hoegl. 2006. Knowledge creation in new product development projects. Journal of Management, 32(2) 210-236.

  • Anja Schulze, Martin Hoegl. 2008. Organizational knowledge creation and the generation of new product ideas: A behavioral approach. Research Policy, 37(10) 1742-1750.

  • Anja Schulze, Thorsten Störmer. 2012. Lean Product Development – Enabling management fac-tors for waste elimination. International Journal of Technology Management, 57(1) 71-91.

  • Anja Schulze, Gundula Brojerdi, Georg von Krogh. 2014: Those who know, do. Those who un-derstand, teach. Disseminative capability and knowledge transfer in the automotive industry. Journal of Product Innovation Management, Special Issue on Innovation in the Global Automo-tive Industry, 31(1) 79-97.

Complete list of publications

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Current insights in new product development. ETH Zürich – YNU Research Seminar. Yokohama National University (YNU), Yokohama and Tokyo, Japan(Co-organization with YNU)

  • IMVP (PVMI) Automotive Research Conference ETH Zürich, Switzerland.

    With funding from the Swiss National Science Foundation

    (Co-organization with International Motor Vehicle Program, Wharton, USA)

Media coverage

  • Lukratives Geschäft für Zulieferer-Branche. Tagesschau. Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen SRF, 05.12.15.

  • Erneuter Rückruf von VW Fahrzeugen. 10vor10. Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen SRF, 04.11.2015.

  • VW in der Krise. SRF Börse. Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen SRF, 24.09.2015.

    Schweizer Autozulieferer. 10vor10. Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen SRF. 31.07.2013.

  • Schweizer Auto-Zulieferer: Ausweg China. Wirtschaftsmagazin ECO. Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen SRF. 18.03.2013.

  • Let employees implement change programs affecting them, HBR Channel, 03.08.2012.

Additional qualifications

  • SNSF Professor of Technology and Innovation Management at University of Zürich

  • Director of swiss Center for Automotive Research (swiss CAR)


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