Excellence in
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Title
Strategic Research and Development Management
Contacts hour per week
2.0
Quarter
Lecturer
Ernst, Holger
Language
Content
Contents are e.g. R&D strategies, technological competitor monitoring, technological forecasting, R&D investment decisions, R&D portfolio management, external acquisition of knowledge, R&D alliances, M&A; management of international R&D locations, management of research, knowledge management, Human Resource management, external technology commercialization and patent management.
Course description
Students will learn fundamental concepts and instruments of strategic R&D management. Students will apply their conceptual knowledge learned in class in a practical field project.
Teaching methods
Lecture (50 %), Case Studies (20 %), Project (30 %)
Theories
Several economic and management theories in the field of technology managment and technological change
Literature
To be announced
Method of examination
case studies, assignments