Niklas Woermann

Niklas Woermann

Niklas Woermann

Associate Professor, PhD

Campusvej 55

5230 Odense M

Denmark

Phone: 65503587

Fax: 66155129

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CV NIKLAS WOERMANN,
PhD, M.A. oec, M.A. soc.

as per 06/16


C U R R E N T   P O S I T I O N

Associate Professor, Consumption, Culture and Commerce
Dept. of Marketing & Management University of Southern Denmark, Odense

Associate Researcher in Sociology; DFG Priority Program “Mediatized Worlds”
with Prof. Karin Knorr Cetina University of Constance

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E D U C A T I O N

PhD in Sociology (summa cum laude)
University of St. Gallen St.Gallen, Switzerland
- Thesis: Seeing Style. Intelligibility, Visual Order, and Social Practices
   Supervisors: Prof. Thomas Eberle & Prof. Hubert Knoblauch (TU Berlin)
- Visiting PhD Student at Lancaster University
  Supervisor: Prof. Elizabeth Shove; scholarship by the Swiss National Foundation

Master of Arts in Sociology
University of Constance Constance, Germany
- M.A. soc. (grade in top 1%)
-Thesis: “Theories of social practices and social systems. A comparison”
   Supervisor: Prof. Andreas Reckwitz; with distinction
-Scholarship of merit for academic excellence by the state of Baden-Württemberg


Master of Arts in Marketing, Services & Communication Management
University of St. Gallen St.Gallen, Switzerland
-M.A. oec. HSG;
-Thesis: “Trendsetting in Marketing. An ethnographic study of the music industry”; with distinction


Bachelor of Arts in International Management
University of Applied Sciences Karlsruhe Karlsruhe, Germany
- B.B.A.;
- Diploma in Business Ethics; with distinction
-Thesis: “A systems-theoretical perspective on process-management consulting at
  DaimlerChrysler”

Abitur (A-Level)
Christianeum Hamburg, Germany
-Maria-Wolters-Prize by the Foundation for the Cultivation of the German Language
-Behrendsen-Mommsen-Maimon Award for Entrepreneurship

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R E S E A R C H    E X P E R I E N C E 

Assistant Professor of Marketing
Dept. of Marketing & Management University of Southern Denmark, Odense 

Postdoc
Dept. of Marketing & Management University of Southern Denmark, Odense

Researcher; DFG Priority Program “Mediatized Worlds”
with Prof. Karin Knorr Cetina University of Constance/University of Chicago

Research Assistant; Research Cluster “Cultures, Institutions, Markets”
with Prof. Thomas Eberle University of St. Gallen

Research Assistant; Cluster of Excellence “Sociology of Financial Markets”
with Prof. Karin Knorr Cetina University of Constance

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W O R K     E X P E R I E N C E

Dr. Krüger &EQUITY brand consulting
Consultant, qualitative consumer research & brand strategy Hamburg, Germany

DaimlerChrysler AG
Corporate Business Process Consulting Stuttgart, Germany

Mercedes-Benz Turk A.S.
Marketing & Sales Passenger Cars Istanbul, Turkey

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E N T R P R E N E U R S H I P

Co-Founder & Director Marketing togedda.com
- Development of an event-based social network St. Gallen, Switzerland

Founder ScholarTech
- Marketing and administration for web design and IT-services Hamburg, Germany

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ACADEMIC  COMMUNITY  SERVICE

Editorial Review Board, Journal of Consumer Research

Review Board, Marketing Theory

Ad-hoc reviewer for numerous journals such as JMM, EJM, CMC, and Current Anthropology; conferences such as ACR, EMAC, CCT, EASST, and ICR; as well as for Sage Publications

Special Session organizer & chair, “Putting Practice Theory to Work – Innovative Applications
and Open Questions” Consumer Culture Theory Conference 2012, Said School of Business,
Oxford University/UK, 16th-18th of August 2012

Panel chair & co-organizer, Open panel “Screen realities, synthetic situations, and scopic
media”, Joint Conference of the European Association for the Study of Science and
Technology (EASST) and the Society for Social Studies of Science (4S), October 17-20,
2012, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark (with Vanessa Dirksen/Zurich and Stefan
Beljean/Harvard)

Conference co-organizer, midterm conference of the research cluster “Mediatization of
action and interaction” within the DFG priority program 1505, University of
Constance/Germany, December 20th-21st 2011

Workshop co-organizer, workshop “Scopic Media and Synthetic Situations. State of the
Art.”, University of Constance/Germany, December 19th 2011

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L A N G U A G E S

German native

English fluent

Spanish intermediate

Danish intermediate