IEDC Faculty


Hagen Habicht

Center for Leading Innovation & Cooperation (CLIC), HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management, Germany

Dr. Hagen Habicht is Executive Director and Senior Research Fellow at the Center for Leading Innovation and Cooperation (CLIC) at HHL – Leipzig Graduate School of Management. He received his Diplomkaufmann at the Friedrich-Schiller-University of Jena and his PhD at TUM Business School in Munich in the field of stakeholder-based perception of organizations.

His current research is in the field of collaborative innovation. He focuses on the roles of innovation managers as (1) facilitators of collaborative stakeholder innovation activities, and (2) as change agents who turn organizations towards stakeholder oriented collaborative innovation systems.

Apart from his teaching at HHL, Hagen Habicht has been lecturing at various universities and business schools in Europe and Africa, such as IEDC Bled School of Management, Friedrich Alexander University in Nuremberg, TUM Business School (Technische Universität München), Ludwig Maximilians University in Munich, University of Erfurt, Martin Luther University in Halle, and Université Tunis El Manar.

Hagen Habicht has published several articles, books and book chapters (see

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