Axel Hund

Research Associate 

Research Interests

Digital Innovation and organizational Reconfiguration

Curriculum Vitae/Professional Experience

Curriculum Vitae

  • Since 09. 2017: Research Assistant at the German Graduate School of Management and Law, Heilbronn
  • 01.2016 - 03.2017: Project Manager at the web agency Kala Your Life, Bamberg
  • 11.2015 - 01.2016: Business Consultant at Scarpatti y Asociados, Argentina
  • 03.2015 - 09.2015: Indirect Purchasing Intern at Robert Bosch GmbH, Bamberg

Study and further education

  • Since September 2017: Ph.D. student at the Department of Information Systems and Services; supervised by Prof. Dr. Tim Weitzel
  • 04.2016 - 08.2017: Master International Business Administration at the University of Bamberg focusing on business informatics and innovation management
  • 08.2013 - 08.2014: Study abroad at the University of Wollongong, Australia
  • 09.2011 - 09.2015: Bachelor International Business Administration at the University of Bamberg

Current Research Projects

Influence of organizational restructuring on long-term innovation success


  • Hund, A., & Wagner, H.T. Forthcoming. Innovation networks and digital innovation: How organizations use innovation networks in a digitized environment. Tagungsband zur 14. Internationalen Tagung Wirtschaftsinformatik. (VHB-JOURQUAL 3 Rating: C).
  • Drechsler, K. Hund, A. Wagner, H.T. 2018.  Governing digital innovation: Exploring the role of chief digital officers. Presented of the Twenty-third DIGIT Workshop, San Francisco, USA.
  • Hund, A., Wagner, H., Beimborn, D., and Weitzel, T. 2018. Organizational reconfiguration and digital innovation success: A review and novel perspectives. Presented at the JAIS Theory Development Workshop, San Francisco, USA.
  • Mattke, J., Hund, A., Maier, C., and Weitzel, T. 2018. Will the real value of blockchain please stand up? Lessons learned from multiple blockchain projects. Presented at of the MISQE Special Issue Workshop, San Francisco, USA.
  • Hund, A., Beimborn, D., and Wagner, H. 2018. Organizational reconfiguration and knowledge recombination for digital innovation. Proceedings of the Academy of Management Specialized Conference on Big Data and Managing in a Digital Economy, Surrey, UK.
  • Drechsler, K., Hund, A., Wagner, H.T. 2018. Championing digital innovation success: The role of CDOs (Research-In-Progress). Proceedings of the 22nd Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems. (VHB-JOURQUAL 3 Rating: C).

Volunteer Activities

  • 04.2015 - 09.2015: Student Management Consulting Cogita! e.V.
  • 08.2013 - 08.2014: Global Citizen Certificate; issued by the University of Wollongong
  • 07.2012 - 08.2013: AIESEC