Heinz-Theo Wagner

Prof. Dr. Heinz-Theo Wagner

Professor für Management und Innovation
Telefon 07131 645636-70
E-Mail heinz-theo.wagner@remove-this.ggs.de

Forschungsschwerpunkte

Geschäftswertbeitrag der Informationstechnologie, Grundlagen der Innovationsfähigkeit von Unternehmen, Kernkompetenzen und Rekombination von Ressourcen

Lebenslauf/Berufliche Historie

  • Seit 03/2008: Professor für Management und Innovation an der German Graduate School of Management and Law
  • 10/2006–02/2008: Sell GmbH – Premium Aircraft Interiors Group, Herborn, Operations Director; Aufgabenfelder: 1. Reorganisation von primären Unternehmensprozessen inkl. SAP-Integration; 2. Aufbau Datenmanagement und operatives Reporting-System; 3. Change Management
  • 10/2000–09/2006: Siemens AG Consulting and Services, Frankfurt am Main sowie Siemens-Konzernrevision, Leiter Consulting und Auditor; 1. Führung eines Consulting-Teams; 2. Marktpositionierung von Consulting-Themen;
    3. Fachliche Betreuung der Themen Outsourcing-Controlling und strategisches IT Management; 4. Auditierung Projektmanagement und IT-Management
  • 06/1987–09/2000: Siemens Nixdorf Informationssysteme AG und Siemens AG, München und Frankfurt; 1. Management komplexer Projekte inkl. Krisenmanagement; 2. Senior Consultant für zahlreiche Kunden in unterschiedlichen Branchen und internationalem Umfeld in den Fachgebieten: Business Consulting, Operations Consulting, Technology Consulting

Ausbildung

  • 03/2003 – 10/2006: Externe Promotion zum Dr. rer. pol. an der Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt in englischer Sprache: »A Resource-based Perspective on IT Business Alignment and Firm Performance: Theoretical Foundation and Empirical Evidence«
  • 04/1994 – 08/1999: Studium der Wirtschaftswissenschaften an der FernUniversität Gesamthochschule Hagen mit den Schwerpunkten Marketing, Operations Research und Wirtschaftsinformatik mit Abschluss Diplom-Kaufmann
  • 10/1979 – 08/1985: Zusatzstudium Operations Research an der RWTH Aachen
  • 09/1985 – 05/1987: Studium der Geographie mit Schwerpunkt Volkswirtschaftslehre an der Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen mit Abschluss Diplom-Geograph

Organisationen

  • Association for Information Systems, Atlanta, USA
  • Academy of Management, New York, USA
  • Forschungsverein »Operations Research« der RWTH Aachen
  • Gesellschaft für Informatik - Arbeitskreis IT-Controlling
  • Alumnus E-Finance Lab, Frankfurt

Aktuelle Forschungsprojekte

Lehrinteressen

  • Geschäftsprozessmanagement
  • Change Management
  • Innovationsmanagement

Veröffentlichungen

2014

    • Wagner, H.-T. & Moos, B. 2014. Knowledge Management. In C. L. Cooper (Ed.), Wiley Encyclopedia of Management, 3rd ed., Vol. 8: 1-3: Hoboken, NJ: Wiley.
    • Moos, B., Wagner, H.-T., Beimborn, D., & Weitzel, T. 2014. The Contagious Power of Innovativeness: How Different Corporate Partners Contribute to a Firm's Knowledge. International Journal of Innovation Management.
    • Wagner, H.-T., Beimborn, D., & Weitzel, T. 2014. How Social Capital among IT and Business Units Drives Operational Alignment and IT Business Value. Journal of Management Information Systems, 31(1): 243-274.
    • Rothmann, W., Wenzel, M., & Wagner, H.-T. 2014. Alternating Forms of Lock-In: Publishing Digital News in the Path of a Free Content Culture. 22nd European Conference on Information Systems, Tel Aviv, Israel.
    • Wagner, D., Vollmar, G., & Wagner, H.-T. 2014. The impact of information technology on knowledge creation: an affordance approach to social media. Journal of Enterprise Management Systems, 27(1): 31-44.
    • Wagner, H.-T. 2014. Evolvement of Business-IT Alignment over Time: A Situated Change Perspective. Proceedings of the 47th Hawaii International Conference on Systems Sciences, Kona, HI, USA.

      2013

        • Moos, B., Beimborn, D., Wagner, H.-T., and Weitzel, T. 2013a. "The Role of Knowledge Management Systems for Innovation: An Absorptive Capacity Perspective," International Journal of Innovation Management (17:5), pp. 1-24.
        • Wagner, D., and Wagner, H.-T. 2013. "Online Communities and Dynamic Capabilities: A Cross-Case Examination of Sensing, Seizing, and Reconfiguration," Proceedings of the 19th Americas Conference on Information Systems, Chicago, USA, pp. 1-8.
        • Moos, B., Wagner, H.-T., Beimborn, D., and Weitzel, T. 2013b. "Innovation Success and Absorptive Capacity: The Combined Influence of Information Systems and Combinative Capabilities - A Theoretical Model," Proceedings of the 19th Americas Conference on Information Systems, Chicago, USA, pp. 1-7.
        • Schäfferling, A., and Wagner, H.-T. 2013a. "Do Investors Recognize Information Technology as a Strategic Asset?," Proceedings of the 21st European Conference on Information Systems, Utrecht, Netherlands, pp. 1-12.
        • Schäfferling, A., and Wagner, H.-T. 2013b. "Exploring the capital market effects of IT capability: The case of ownership structure," Proceedings of the 75th Conference of the Association for Business Research (VHB), Wuerzburg, Germany, pp. 1-15.·      

          2012

          • Schäfferling, A., Wagner, H.-T., and Becker, J. »IT Capability and Firm Performance: Findings from Periods of Economic Downturn,« 18th Americas Conference on Information Systems, Seattle, USA, 2012, pp. 1–8
          • Wagner, H.-T., Moos, B., Beimborn, D., and Weitzel, T. »The Contagious Power of Innovativeness: A Comparison of Different Types of Firm Partners,« Academy of Management Conference, Boston, MA, USA, 2012, pp. 1–35
          • Schäfferling, A., Wagner, H.-T., and Becker, J. »Exploring the Relation Between Firm Ownership and IT Capability,« 20th European Conference on Information Systems, Barcelona, Spain, 2012, pp. 1–12
          • Wagner, H.-T. »Transforming Business and the Role of Business-IT Alignment: Evidence from a Real-Life Case Study (Poster),« 20th European Conference on Information Systems, Barcelona, Spain, 2012
          • Wagner, H.-T., and Weitzel, T. »How to Achieve Operational Business-IT Alignment: Insights from a Global Aerospace Firm,« MIS Quarterly Executive (11:1) 2012, pp 25–36.
          • Moos B, Wagner H-T, Beimborn D, Weitzel T. 2012. Whom to ask for what knowledge? A comparison of exchange partners and their impact on knowledge types. In Proceedings of the 45th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Maui, USA.
          • Schlosser F, Wagner H-T, Coltman T. 2012. Reconsidering the Dimensions of Business-IT Alignment. In Proceedings of the 45th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Maui, USA

          2011

          • Moos, B., Wagner, H., Beimborn, D., and Weitzel, T. »Knowledge domains, innovation success, and knowledge management systems: Evidence from an empirical study in the manufacturing industry,« in: Proceedings of IFIP 8.2/Organizations and Society in Information Systems (OASIS) (Pre-ICIS Workshop), Shanghai, China
          • Schlosser, F., and Wagner, H.-T. »Applying Importance-Performance Analysis to IT Outsourcing: A Survey Among Financial Institutions,« Proceedings of the 15th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS), Brisbane, Australia, 2011a, pp. 1–15
          • Schlosser, F., and Wagner, H.-T. »IT Governance Practices for Improving Strategic and Operational Business-IT Alignment,« Proceedings of the 15th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS), Brisbane, Australia, 2011b, pp. 1–13
          • Schäfferling, A., Wagner, H.-T., Schulz, M., and Dum, T. »The Effect of Knowledge Management Systems on Absorptive Capacity: Findings from International Law Firms,« Proceedings of the 15th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS), Brisbane, Australia, 2011, pp. 1–10
          • Gewald, H., and Wagner, H.-T. »A Research Model for Measuring IT-Efficiency in German Hospitals,« Proceedings of the 19th European Conference on Information Systems, Helsinki, Finland, 2011, pp. 1–8
          • Moos, B., Beimborn, D., Wagner, H.-T., and Weitzel, T. »Knowledge Management Systems, Absorptive Capacity, And Innovation Success,«  Proceedings of the 19th European Conference on Information Systems, Helsinki, Finland, 2011, pp. 1–12
          • Wagner, H.-T., Weitzel, T., Beimborn, D., and Moos, B. Unternehmensnetzwerke und Innovationserfolg: Eine empirische Untersuchung im produzierenden Gewerbe ibidem-Verlag, Stuttgart, 2011.
          • Beimborn, D., Joachim, N., Schlosser, F., Wagner, H.-T., and Weitzel, T. »Die Bedeutung relationaler Faktoren für den IT-Wertbeitrag: Eine Studie unter den größten 1.500 US-Banken,« Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Wirtschaftsinformatik (IS), Zurich, Switzerland, 2011, pp. 1-10
          • Moos, B., Wagner, H.-T., Beimborn, D., and Weitzel, T. »The Role of Innovation Governance and Knowledge Management for Innovation Success,« Proceedings of the 44th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, IEEE Computer Society, Kauai, HI, USA, 2011, pp. 1-10.
          • Wagner, H.-T., Dum, T., Schäfferling, A., and Schulz, M. »The effect of knowledge management systems on absorptive capacity: The Case of a German Law Firm,« Proceedings of the 44th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, IEEE Computer Society, Kauai, HI, USA, 2011, pp. 1-10.

          2010

          • Beimborn, D., Moos, B., Wagner, H., and Weitzel, T. »The Impact of Knowledge Management on Absorptive Capacity,« in: Proceedings of IFIP 8.2/Organizations and Society in Information Systems (OASIS) (Pre-ICIS Workshop), St. Louis, USA
          • Schäfferling, A., and Wagner, H.-T. »IT capability, innovation capability, and long-term performance: A research approach,« Proceedings of the 16th Americas Conference on Information Systems, Lima, Peru, 2010, pp. 1–9
          • Schlosser, F., Beimborn, D., and Wagner, H.-T. »Who is Doing What: The Impact of Task and Role Documentation on Outsourcing Service Quality,« Proceedings of the 16th Americas Conference on Information Systems, Lima, Peru, 2010, pp. 1–11
          • Schlosser, F., Wagner, H.-T., Beimborn, D. and Weitzel, T. »The Role of Internal Business/IT Alignment and IT Governance for Service Quality in IT Outsourcing Arrangements,« in: Proceedings of the 43rd Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, IEEE Computer Society, Kauai, USA, 2010, pp. 1–10
          • Moos, B., Beimborn, D., Wagner, H.-T., and Weitzel, T. »Suggestions For Measuring Organizational Innovativeness: A Review,« in: Proceedings of the 43rd Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, IEEE Computer Society, Kauai, USA, 2010, pp. 1–10

          2009

          • Blumenberg, S., H.-T. Wagner, and D. Beimborn (2009) »Knowledge Transfer Processes in IT Outsourcing Relationships and their Impact on Shared Knowledge and Outsourcing Performance,« International Journal of Information Management (29) 5, pp. 342–352
          • Wagner, H.-T. (2009a) »ERP implementation Success, Innovation, and Social Networks: Linking the Tertius Iungens Approach to Performance.« 15th Americas Conference on Information Systems, San Francisco, CA, USA, 2009a, pp. 1–9
          • Wagner, H.-T. (2009b) »The Sources of Innovation: Evidence from Case Studies Among IT Service Providers.« 15th Americas Conference on Information Systems, San Francisco, CA, USA, 2009b, pp. 1–9
          • Wagner, H.-T., and Ettrich-Schmitt, K. »Slack-Enabled Innovation versus Problemistic Search: Findings From Case Studies Among SMEs,« Proceedings of the 17th European Conference on Information Systems, Verona, Italy, 2009, pp. 1438–1450

          2008

          • Martin, S.F., Wagner, H.-T., and Beimborn, D. »Process Documentation, Operational Alignment, And Flexibility in IT Outsourcing Relationships: A Knowledge-Based Perspective,« Proceedings of the 29th International Conference on Information Systems, Paris, France, 2008, pp.1–18
          • Wagner, H.-T. »The Development of IT Business Alignment and Usage Patterns over Time in SME: A longitudinal case study,« in: Proceedings of the 14th Americas’ Conference on Information Systems, York University, Toronto, Canada, 2008
          • Wagner, H.-T. »IT Business Alignment and Process Performance: Results from a Survey in the Finance Industry,« in: Proceedings of the 16th European Conference on Information Systems, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland, 2008
          • Wagner, H.-T., and Weitzel, T. »IT Business Alignment as Governance Tool for Firm-Internal Relationship Quality: A Longitudinal Case Study«, Proceedings of the 41th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Kona, Hawaii, USA, 2008, pp. 1–10

          2007

          • Wagner, H.-T. and T. Weitzel (2007). »Towards an IT production function: understanding routines as fundament of IT value creation.« Journal of Enterprise Information Management 20(4): 380–395
          • Beimborn, D., Franke, J., Wagner, H.-T., and Weitzel, T. »The Impact of Operational Alignment on IT Flexibility – Empirical Evidence from a Survey in the German Banking Industry,«  in: 13th Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2007), Association for Information Systems, Keystone, Colorado, USA, 2007
          • Wagner, H.-T. A Resource-based Perspective on IT Business Alignment and Firm Performance: Theoretical foundation and empirical evidence ibidem-Verlag, Stuttgart, 2007
          • Beimborn, D., Franke, J., Wagner, H.-T., and Weitzel, T. »The Influence of Alignment on the Post-Implementation Success of a Core Banking Information System: An Embedded Case Study«, Proceedings of the 40th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Kona, Hawaii, USA, 2007, pp. 1–10

          2006

          • Beimborn, D., Franke, J., Gomber, P., Wagner, H.-T., and Weitzel, T. »Die Bedeutung des Alignment von IT und Fachressourcen in Finanzprozessen: Eine empirische Untersuchung,« Wirtschaftsinformatik (48:5) 2006, pp. 331–339
          • Beimborn, D., Franke, J., Wagner, H.-T., and Weitzel, T. »The Impact of Outsourcing on IT Business Alignment and IT Flexibility: A Survey in the German Banking Industry,« 12th Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2006), Association for Information Systems, Acapulco, Mexico, 2006, pp. 3189–3198
          • Beimborn, D., Franke, J., Wagner, H.-T., and Weitzel, T. »Strategy Matters: The Role of Strategy Type for IT Business Value,« 12th Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2006), Association for Information Systems, Acapulco, Mexico, 2006, pp. 588–597
          • Gomber, P., König, W., Beimborn, D., Franke, J., Wagner, H.-T., and Weitzel, T. »Kritische Erfolgsfaktoren in Finanzprozessen: IT-Management und Alignment im Kreditprozess der 1.000 größten Banken in Deutschland,« E-Finance Lab, Frankfurt am Main, 2006
          • Son, S., and Wagner, H.-T. »Aufbau von Kennzahlensystemen,« in: Kennzahlen in der IT, M. Kütz (ed.), dpunkt.verlag, Heidelberg, 2006
          • Wagner, H.-T. »Managing the Impact of IT on Firm Success: The Link between the Re-source-based View and the IT Infrastructure Library,« Proceedings of the 39th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, IEEE Computer Society, Kauai, HI, USA, 2006, pp. 1–10
          • Wagner, H.-T. »The Role of Alignment and IS Usage for Business Process Performance: An Empirical Survey among German Banks,« 10th Pacific-Asia Conference on Information Systems, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2006, pp. 1–14
          • Wagner, H.-T., Beimborn, D., Franke, J., and Weitzel, T. »IT Business Alignment and IT Usage in Operational Processes: A Retail Banking Case,« Proceedings of the 39th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, IEEE Computer Society, Kauai, HI, USA, 2006, pp. 1–9
          • Wagner, H.-T., and Weitzel, T. »Operational IT Business Alignment as the Missing Link from IT Strategy to Firm Success,« 12th Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2006), Association for Information Systems, Acapulco, Mexico, 2006, pp. 570–578
          • Wagner, H.-T., and Weitzel, T. »Social Interaction as Constituting Element of Routines: Incorporating Social Network Analysis into IS research,« 12th Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2006), Association for Information Systems, Acapulco, Mexico, 2006, pp. 4105–4112

          2005

          • Franke, J., Wagner, H.-T., and Weitzel, T. »The Role of Information Technology Business Alignment in Value Creation: A Multiple Case Study among German Banks,« Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on Information Systems, Association for Information Systems, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, 2005, pp. 603–616
          • Wagner, H.-T., Beimborn, D., Franke, J., and Weitzel, T. »IT Management in Banks - The Role of Alignment and Usage«, EFL-Quarterly 4/2005
          • Wagner, H.-T., and Weitzel, T. »The Impact of IT on Competitive Advantage,« Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on Information Systems, Institute for Management of Information Systems, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany, 2005, pp. 1–12
          • Wagner, H.-T., and Weitzel, T. »The role of alignment for strategic information systems: extending the resource-based perspective of IT,« Proceedings of the 11th Americas Conference on Information Systems, Omaha, Nebraska, USA, 2005, pp. 3421–3427
          • Wagner, H.-T., Weitzel, T., and König, W. »Modeling the impact of alignment routines on IT performance: an approach to making the resource based view explicit,« Proceedings of the 38th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Kona, Hawaii, USA, 2005, pp. 1–10