Dr. rer. nat. Kerstin Schäfer

Dr. rer. nat. Kerstin Schäfer
Address
Schneiderberg 50
30167 Hannover
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Room
Dr. rer. nat. Kerstin Schäfer
Address
Schneiderberg 50
30167 Hannover
Building
Room
Positions
Scientific Staff Representatives
Admissions Board for MA Economic Geography
Research Staff
Economic Geography Section

FOCUS IN RESEARCH AND TEACHING

Areas of expertise
Economic Geography, International Research and Development, Innovation and Knolwedge Flows, Patent Analysis, Society, Mobility and Artificial Intelligence, Standardization Processes

Regional focus
China, Germany, USA

CURRICULUM VITAE

  • Professional career

    Studies of Economic Geography (M. Sc.) at Justus Liebig University Giessen and University of Wisconsin-Madison

    PhD Thesis
    Competitiveness through R&D internationalization: patent- and interview data based studies on a latecomer in the telecommunications industry.

    Master thesis
    Research and development internationalization of chinese multinational companies – the ase study of Huawei in Germany

  • Previous activities
    • Since 2016 Research fellow in Economic Geography at Leibniz Universität Hannover
    • 2014 - 2016 Research fellow in Economic Geography at JLU Gießen
    • 2011 - 2014 Studente assistant in Urban Planning and Economic Geography at JLU Gießen