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Stanford Economist Joins University of Mannheim

With effect from July 1, Prof. Stefan Reichelstein has joined the University of Mannheim as a chaired Professor of Business Administration.


DFG Ranking: University of Mannheim #1 in Economics and Social Sciences

The Funding Atlas 2018 published by the German Research Foundation (DFG) shows: In the funding period 2014-2016, no other German university has received more funding from the DFG in the fields of Business, Economics and Social Sciences than the University of Mannheim.

Roman Herzog Institute honours Prof. Laura Marie Edinger-Schons with research prize

The scientist from Mannheim is awarded third prize for her habilitation thesis on questions of corporate responsibility.

University of Mannheim against anti-Semitism

On Friday evening, June 1, a student of our university discovered anti-Semitic drawings and slogans in a breakout room of the University Library. The student informed the library’s security guard on duty and reported the crime to the police. There are no known suspects to date.


Developments in the Sharing Economy – Cooperative Streaming Services and Exchange Platforms

The Center for SME Research and Entrepreneurship (ifm) is home to platforms2share, an interdisciplinary group of early-stage researchers.

Psychology Ranked #90 in Global THE Rankings by Subject

The University of Mannheim has been ranked number 90 in the latest Times Higher Education (THE) ranking of psychology subjects, confirming its position as one of the top institutions worldwide in this field.

Jakob Huber and Timo Sztyler win Roche Hypo University Challenge

Both belong to the Data and Web Science group where they conduct research in Artificial Intelligence