Doctoral Program

The WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management Doctoral Program targets applicants who have completed a Diploma or Master program with outstanding success and who are motivated to accomplish academically sound work that is located in the exciting area between theory and practice.

Graduates of the Doctoral Program receive the title of Doctor of Economic Science (Dr. rer. pol.).



International Research Award for Dr. Meschnig

Dr. Gavin Meschnig won the 2015 Emerald/EFMD Outstanding Doctoral Research Award in the supply chain management category for his dissertation "Decision-making in cross-functional teams - A...



Research Award for WHU Doctoral Candidate

Dr. Barbara Wichmann received the IPSERA Best Doctoral Dissertation Award 2016 for her work titled “Implementing environmental supply chain management initiatives: A social network perspective.”...



National Award for WHU Doctoral Candidate

Dr. Gavin Meschnig received the Research Award 2016 of the German Association Materials Management, Purchasing and Logistics (BME) for his dissertation "Decision-making in cross-functional teams...