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Dr. Leonhard DOBUSCH Professor, Department of Organization and Learning, University of Innsbruck


1998-2003 MBA, Johannes Kepler University Linz
1999-2004 Law degree, Johannes Kepler University Linz
2005-2008 Member of the doctoral program "Research on Organizational Paths", Freie Universität Berlin
2008-2009 Postdoctoral fellow, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies, Cologne
2008 Visiting Researcher, Center for Internet & Society, Stanford Law School, Stanford, CA
2009-2012 Postdoctoral fellow, Chair for Inter-firm Cooperation, Management Department, Freie Universität Berlin
2011 Guest researcher, Department Cultural Sources of Newness, Berlin Social Science Center, Berlin
2011-2012 Fellow; Head of research group, "The Business Web", Stiftung Neue Verantwortung, Berlin
2012-2016 Assistant Professor in Management, Freie Universität Berlin
2014 Visiting Researcher, Institute for Nonprofit Management, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Vienna
since 2016 Professor of Business Administration with a Focus on Organization, University of Innsbruck


ZDF Fernsehrat, representing the area "Internet"
Academy of Management
European Group of Organization Studies
Verband der Hochschullehrer für Betriebswirtschaft (VHB)


Dobusch, L./Kapeller, J.: Open Strategy-making with Crowds and Communities: Comparing Wikimedia and Creative Commons. Long Range Planning, in press, 2017
Dobusch, L./Schoenborn, D.: Fluidity, Identity and Organizationality: The Communicative Constitution of Anonymous., 2015
Djordjevic, V./Dobusch, L.: Generation Remix: Zwischen Popkultur und Kunst. Berlin: iRights.Media, 2014
Dobusch, L. et al.: Governance across borders: Transnational fields and transversal themes, 2013


2009: Doctoral thesis prize of the Alcatel-Lucent-Stiftung for Communications research
2013: Carolyn Dexter Best International Paper Award of the Academy of Management (with Jakob Kapeller)
2014: Best Paper Award of the Society of Friends and Former Associates of the Max Planck Institute for the Study of
Societies (with Sigrid Quack)
2016: LehrePlus!-Teaching-Award of the University of Innsbruck