Prof. Dr. Torben Schubert

Deputy Head of the Competence Center Innovation and Knowledge Economy#

Prof. Torben Schubert studied Economics from 2000 to 2005 at the University of Cologne, specializing in statistics, econometrics and dynamic macroeconomics. He was employed as a scientific researcher at the Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI between May 2005 until November 2007 and has been a project manager there since 2008 as well as completing his PhD (2008) at the School of Business and Economics at the University of Erlangen- Nürnberg. He became an assistant professor in July 2011 and Associate Professor from September 2013 at the Center for Innovation, Research and Competence in the Learning Economy (CIRCLE) at Lund University in Sweden. His main areas of research include the analysis of innovation-based competitive advantages of economies, strategic management of innovation processes in companies, and the economics of science.