Biography

ESMT
Dean at Copenhagen Business School

Education

  • 1997 PhD in Communication
  • Westfalische Wilhelms-University

Current appointments

  • 2016 - Now Deputy Dean (Programmes)
  • Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University
  • 2016 - Now Area Coordinator of Corporate Communication
  • Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management Universit
  • 2015 - Now Professor of Corporate Communication (Practice)
  • Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University
  • 2015 - Now Chair of Board of Directors
  • Global Alliance for Public Relations and Communication Management
  • 2015 - 2015 Director of Executive Development Programmes
  • European School of Management & Technology (Berlin, Germany)
  • 2015 - 2015 Associate Professor
  • European School of Management & Technology (Berlin, Germany)
  • 2013 - 2015 Associate Dean (General Management Programmes)
  • Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University
  • 2013 - 2015 Academic Director of the MBA and EMBA Programmes
  • Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University
  • 2011 - Now Council Member
  • Institute of Public Relations of Singapore (IPRS)
  • 2011 - 2015 Executive Board Member
  • Global Alliance for Public Relations and Communication Management
  • 2011 - 2013
  • Academic Director of the MSc in Communication Management Programme
  • Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Managment University
  • 2009 - 2013 Area Coordinator of Corporate Communication
  • Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University
  • 2008 - 2015 Associate Professor of Corporate Communication (Practice)
  • Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University
  • 2006 - Now Senior Advisor
  • MSL Group

Awards, recognition and honors

  • Visiting Faculty at European School of Management and Technology (ESMT), 2015 - Now
  • Outstanding Educator Award, Institute of Public Relations of Singapore, 2015
  • Best Associate Professor Award, Singapore Management University, 2014
  • Most Promising Teacher Award, Singapore Management University, 2010
  • Visiting Professor at National Taiwan University of Science & Technology, 2010 - 2011
  • Dean's Teaching Honour List, Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University, 2008 – 2015
  • Bi-annual award for best communication dissertation, German Association of Media- and Communication Studies, 1996

Research interests

Globalisation and Corporate Communication

Journals

  • “What is public relations to society? Toward an economically informed understanding of public relations“, Public Relations Review, 4/2015 (co-author)
  • “Toward an Historically Informed Asian Model of Communication“ in Public Relations Review, 3/2014 (co-author)
  • “Starting Up Reputations in Emerging Asian Markets“ in Asian Management Insights, December 2014 (co-authored)
  • “Divided We Stand: Defying Hegemony in Theory and Practice?“ in Public Relations Review, 3/2013 (co-authored)
  • “The Presentation of CEOs in Economic Downturn“ in Corporate Reputation Review, 3/2013.
  • “Teaching Public Relations to Students with a Confucian Cultural Background“ in Asia Pacific Public Relations Journal, 4/2012.
  • “Codes of Conduct – Managing the Contradictions between Local and Corporate Norms”, in Journal of Communication Management, 4/2010.

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