All doctoral projects are supervised by experienced WHU faculty members who have made a name for themselves in the scientific community through a wealth of national and international publications and research projects.

Rigorously focusing for many years on independent, high-quality research has led to WHU being recognized as one of the most renowned German research establishments in the disciplines of business and economics.

Guest lectures given by eminent national and international professors provide additional valuable insights and illustrate WHU’s globalized network in the field of research. 

Lecturers 2016/2017

  • Prof. Eliezer Fich, Ph.D. (Drexel University)
  • Prof. Dr. Michael Frenkel (WHU)
  • Prof. Dr. Roberto Fumagalli (King's College)
  • Prof. Dr. Walter Herzog (WHU)
  • Prof. Dr. Arnd Huchzermeier (WHU)
  • Prof. Dr. Peter-J. Jost (WHU)
  • Prof. Dr. Nadine Kammerlander (WHU)
  • Prof. Franz W. Kellermanns, Ph.D.
  • Prof. John Khawam, Ph.D.
  • Prof. Dr. Michael Massmann (WHU)
  • Prof. Dr. Jochen Menges (WHU)
  • Prof. Dr. Maximilian Müller (WHU)
  • Prof. Dr. Miriam Müthel (WHU)
  • Prof. Dr. Utz Schäffer (WHU)
  • Prof. Dr. Christian Schlereth (WHU)
  • Jun.-Prof. Dr. Dominik Schreyer (WHU)
  • Prof. Dr. Liji Shen (WHU)
  • Prof. Dr. Stefan Spinler (WHU)
  • Prof. Dr. Carl Marcus Wallenburg (WHU)