Organisation and staff

Christian Fischer

doctoral/PhD student at Department of Business Studies

+4618-471 3479
Visiting address:
Ekonomikum, Kyrkogårdsg. 10, ingång C
Postal address:
Box 513
751 20 UPPSALA

Short presentation

German Entrepreneur, Lecturer, PhD candidate, and Social Media Manager with passion for dancing, fencing, the violin, traveling, and running.

My courses


Through his ongoing practical and theoretical work in Germany and Sweden, Christian maintains a strong connection with the corporate world. He has over nine years of practical expertise in finance, accounting, and controlling; six years in social media and communication; and more than 11 years expertise in team management positions. Working with organizations such as IBM, Deutsche Telekom, Foot Locker, H&M, and Mazda, he has had the possibility to extend his business knowledge across diverse industries and departments.

Detailed information in English (LinkedIn).

Detailed information in German (XING).

Current work:

  • since 2014: Academy of Management Annual Meeting manuscript reviewer
  • since 2015: Teaching the Course Responsibility Analysis; and Management Action and Analysis

For his research, he is investigating business intelligence (BI), big data analytics (BDA) and Social Media under the lens of management control/accounting. The human factor, embeddedness, and integration of IT systems, and process views are important aspects in his scientific work.

His first journal paper is going to be a literature review about business intelligence and is looking at 947 journals in finance and accounting, strategy, and information system research and is planned for 2015.


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