Chair of Accounting and Control
Head of Chair

Head of Chair

Prof. Dr. Robert Obermaier

Prof. Dr. Robert Obermaier
Room WIWI 210
Innstraße 27

Phone: +49 851 / 509 - 3270
Facsimile: +49 851 /509 - 3272
controllingatuni-passau.de

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Office hours:
on appointment only

Professor Obermaier's scientific Oeuvre includes various monographs and many articles in well-respected national and international journals. His international orientation is also apparent in his regular participation in famous conferences at home and abroad.

Curriculum Vitae

Professor Dr. Robert Obermaier finished his studies of Business Administration at the University of Regensburg with the degree as a Diplom-Kaufmann (Univ.). For his doctoral thesis („Bewertung, Zins und Risiko - Anmerkungen zu Grundproblemen der entscheidungsorientierten Unternehmensbewertung und der wertorientierten Unternehmensführung“) he awarded his doctorate (Dr. rer. pol.) from the Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät of the University of Regensburg with "summa cum laude" in 2003. After having habilitated in 2009 with works about „Supply Chain Management, Controlling und Unternehmenswert“, he received the degree of a Dr. rer. pol. habil. and was nominated as a private lecturer at the University of Regensburg. Since 2010 he is a University Professor and is working at the University of Passau where he is the holder of the Chair of Management Accounting and Control. Here he also worked from 2012 to 2014 as a vice president and in this function he were the speaker of the Graduiertenzentrum as well as of the Transferzentrum.

In regards to research and teaching, Prof. Dr. Robert Obermaier's focus is on management accounting and control, company valuation and value-based management, corporate planning and decision-making as well as production and Industrie 4.0. Because of his expertise, Prof. Dr. Robert Obermaier is often asked as an advisor of science and practice in these areas.

Prof. Dr. Robert Obermaier works as a guest professor at the Corvinus Universität Budapest as well as at the Türkisch-Deutsche Universität (TDU), he speaks regularly on national and international congresses and he is furtheron a requested keynote speaker.

 

 

Professional Career

since 2010 University professor and holder of the Chair for Business Administration with focus on Accounting and Control at the University of Passau
2004 – 2010Research assistant and Akademischer Oberrat at the Chair for Business Administration, especially for Controlling and Logistics at the University of Regensburg
2000 – 2004 Research assistant at the Chair for Business Administration, especially for Production Management and Industrial Controlling at the University of Regensburg

Academic career

2009Receipt of the license to teach (venia legendi) for Business Administration and appointment to private lecturer at the University of Regensburg
2004 – 2009Habilitation at the University of Regensburg (Dr. rer. pol. habil.)
2000 – 2003Promotion at the University of Regensburg (Dr. rer. pol. with „summa cum laude“)
1994 – 1999 Studies of Business Administration at the University of Regensburg (Diplom-Kaufmann (Univ.) with „sehr gut“)

        

University self-administration

since 2017Member of the advisory board of the DSG (Deutschsprachiger Studiengang) for Business Administration and Economics at the Corvinus Universität Budapest
since 2015Trust lecturer of the Bavarian Elite Academy (Bayerische Eliteakademie)
since 2014Speaker of the research cluster INDIGO
2012 – 2014Vice President for research and transfer at the University of Passau
2012 – 2014Leadership of the graduate centre (Graduiertenzentrum) at the University of Passau
2012 – 2014 Leadership of the transfer and the start-up centre at the University of Passau
2010 – 2012 Agent for the internationalisation of the faculty of economics at the University of Passau

since
2010

Member of so far 10 appointment committees
since 2010Leadership of the study guidance for the Master of Science in Business Administration with focus on „Accounting, Finance & Taxation“ of the faculty of economics at the University of Passau