Tobias Eismann

Responsibilities & Research Areas


  • Course “Strategisches Innovationsmanagement mit Dr. Robert Mayr” (Master)
  • Course “Praxisseminar mit Prof. Dr. Heinrich v. Pierer” (Bachelor & Master)
  • Course “Technology and Innovation Management” (Master)

Research Areas

  • Design Thinking
  • Open Innovation and Corporate Crowdfunding
  • Organizational Creativity and Leadership
  • Organizational Behavior and Work Environment Design

Curriculum Vitae

Work Experience

Since 2016 Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU)

Research and Teaching Associate | Chair of Industrial Management

2015 Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG

Master Thesis | Production Engineering (Stuttgart-Zuffenhausen)

2015 Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU)

Student Assistant | Lehrstuhl für Ressourcen- & Energieeffiziente Produktionsmaschinen

2015 Robert Bosch GmbH

Student Consultant | Market Entry Strategy (Nürnberg & Boston MA, USA)

2010-2015 SoundFeel Festival

General Manager & Owner | Event Management

2013-2014 Siemens Healthcare GmbH

Working Student | SYNGO Service Management (Erlangen)

2011-2012 Diehl Stiftung & Co. KG

Bachelor Thesis | Innovation Management (Nürnberg)

2011 Audi AG

Intern | Lean Management (Neckarsulm)

2009-2011 Siemens AG

Working Student | Powerplant Services (Erlangen)


Since 2016 Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU)

PhD Candidate (Dr. rer. pol.)

2013-2015 Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) and Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB)

M.Sc. in Management and Engineering

2008-2012 Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU)

B.Sc. in Management and Engineering

Research Output