Prof. Dr. Fabian Gaessler

Phone: +49 (0)89 289-25043
Fax: +49 (0)89 289-25742
Room: 2507
Office Hours: By appointment


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Research interests

  • Economics and Management of Innovation, Science and Technology
  • Empirical Industrial Organization
  • Law and Economics of Intellectual Property
  • Artificial Intelligence and Digitization

Curriculum vitae                                                                  

2018(Interim) Professor of Technology Management, TUM School of Management
2015Senior Research Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition
2015Promotion to Dr. oec. publ. with Prof. D. Harhoff, Ph. D., Munich School of Management, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
2010 - 2013 Postgraduate Studies in Economics, Law & Management, International Max Planck Research School for Competition and Innovation
2011 Honours Degree in Technology Management, CDTM (Center for Digital Technology and Management)
2010 M.Sc. in Management, Organisations and Governance, London School of Economics and Political Science
2009B.Sc. in Business Administration, Munich School of Management, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

Ad hoc reviewer


Economics of Innovation and New Technology
Industry & Innovation
International Journal of Technology Management
Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal


Academy of Management Meeting
Annual Conference of European Policy for Intellectual Property Conference
Munich Summer Institute

Awards and Scholarships

Finalist for the Academy of Management TIM Division’s Best Paper Award 2017.
Otto Hahn Medal awarded by the Max Planck Society for outstanding scientific achievement by junior scientists, 2017.  
Member of the Elite Network of Bavaria, 2008-2011.
Dean’s List, Munich School of Management, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, 2007-2009.