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New Assistant Professor of Financial Accounting

WHU appoints Dr. Lisa Hillmann

Due to her great commitment and her wide range of teaching experience, Dr. Lisa Hillmann has won over the appointment committee of WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management. Therefore, as of April 1, the business school is pleased to welcome her as a new Assistant Professor of Financial Accounting. In her career, Dr. Hillmann has led tutorials in microeconomics and statistics and has been responsible for three different tax classes. Additionally, she has led several courses on corporate taxation and her own lecture on empirical methods in taxation. Furthermore, WHU's appointment committee is convinced that she will enrich and further advance research at WHU with the exciting topics upon which she is currently working.

Before beginning her Assistant Professorship, Lisa Hillmann was a doctoral student at the University of Göttingen where she received her doctoral degree in December 2020. Prior to that, she earned her Bachelor's degree in economics and a Master of Science degree in taxation at the University of Göttingen. She also worked as a visiting scholar at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, in 2018.

WHU wishes Dr. Lisa Hillmann a great start as Assistant Professor of Financial Accounting!