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Prof. Dr. Fabian J. Sting

Research focuses

Supply Chain Strategy, Technology and Innovation Strategy, Collaboration, Strategy Implementation, Manufacturing Management, Process Innovation

Curriculum Vitae

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

  • 2016- now: Professor of Supply Chain Management, Chair of Supply Chain Strategy and Innovation, University of Cologne, Germany
  • 2014-now: Associate Professor of Operations Management (tenured)
    Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam
  • 2010-2014: Assistant Professor of Operations Management (tenure-track)
    Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, early tenure granted in October 2014
  • 2008-2010: Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship in Technology and Operations Management
    INSEAD, Technology and Operations Management, Fontainebleau, France


EDUCATION

  • 2005-2008: Ph.D. in Operations Management, ("Dr. rer. pol."), summa cum laude
    WHU-Otto Beisheim School of Management, Vallendar, Germany
  • 2006 (Spring): Ph.D. studies as visiting scholar, Northwestern University, Chicago, USA
    Kellogg School of Management and McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
  • 2005-2007: M.Sc. in Applied Mathematics ("M.Sc. in Mathematik - Methoden und Modelle")
    University of Hagen, Hagen, Germany
  • 2004 (Spring): Graduate Studies as exchange student, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
  • 2003-2005: M.Sc. in Management Science ("Dipl.-Kfm. m.Z. Management Science"),
    Catholic University of Eichstaett-Ingolstadt, Ingolstadt, Germany
  • 2002-2003: B.Sc. in Economic Sciences ("Vordiplom Wirtschaftswissenschaften"),
    Catholic University of Eichstaett-Ingolstadt, Ingolstadt, Germany

Selected Publications

  • Sting, Fabian J. and Christoph H. Loch (2016), Implementing Operations Strategy: How Vertical and Horizontal Coordination Interact, forthcoming in Production and Operations Management.
  • Chandrasekaran, Aravind, Linderman, Kevin, Sting, Fabian J. and Mary J. Benner (2016), Managing R&D Project Shifts in High-Tech Organizations: A Multi-Method Study, forthcoming in Production and Operations Management.
  • Mihm, Jurgen, Sting, Fabian J. and Tan Wang (2015) On the Effectiveness of Patenting Strategies in Innovation Races, Management Science, 61(11), pp. 2662-2684.
  • Sting, Fabian J., Loch, Christoph H. and Dirk Stempfhuber (2015), Encouraging Help to Accelerate Projects, MIT Sloan Management Review, 56(3), pp. 33-41.