Alexander Feidenheimer studied social and communication sciences, majoring in organizational communication and quantitative methodology of applied social research at the university of Koblenz-Landau (Campus Landau). He graduated with a M.A. in May 2017. From January 2013 until December 2017 Alexander Feidenheimer was a student assistant in the Competence Center Innovation and Knowledge Economy at the Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI in Karlsruhe. He has been employed here since January 2018 as a member of the research team in the Business Unit Innovation Trends and Knowledge Dynamics.