Jörg Freiling is the head of the Chair in Small Business and Entrepreneurship. He holds a PhD in Business & Economics and a second doctorate (habilitation) from Ruhr University Bochum as well. From 2000 until 2002, Jöprg Freiling was Visiting Professor in Marketing at the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy. At Innsbruck University, Austria, he was a Visiting Professor in management in 2001 and St. Petersburg State University, Russia, in 2002. In 2001, he became Full Professor at the University of Bremen. In 2013, he was Visiting Professor at Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Hidalgo at Pachuca, Mexico. From 2009 until 2011, Jörg Freiling was Dean of Study Affairs. Since 2011 until today, he is Vide Dean of the Faculty for Business Studies and Economics.
His research interests are: international & transnational entrepreneurship, migration & diaspora entrepreneurship, new service ventures, entrepreneurial failure, entrepreneurial ecosystems, competence-based management, governance of SMEs in international transactions, governance of transnational companies, family governance, business successions, and business model innovations.
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