Dennis Fehrenbacher

Dennis Fehrenbacher

Dennis Fehrenbacher

Prof. Dr.

Assoziierter Professor für Management Accounting

Büro 57-105
Tigerbergstrasse 9
9000 St Gallen


Betriebliche Informationssysteme


Sustainability Accounting

Performance Management

Enterprise Risk Mangement


Dublin City University, Ireland

European School of Business, Germany

University of Stuttgart, Germany


Director / Associate Professor, University of St. Gallen, Switzerland

Associate Professor, Senior Lecturer, Lecturer, Monash University, Australia

Research Associate, University of Stuttgart, Germany

Siemens Ltd., Dublin; Ernst & Young, Stuttgart/Philadelphia; LBBW, Stuttgart; Bosch BBT Thermotechnik, Wernau




Betriebliche Informationssysteme 


Enterprise Risk Management


Member of standardization committee risk management (ISO 31000 via INB/NK 198)


Innovation in Teaching and Learning Award (Department of Accounting, Monash University) with Edward Tello, Brett Considine, Kristian Rotaru

Dean’s Commendation for Outstanding Teaching Evaluations in the class Integrated Systems for Business Enterprises (Monash University)

Editor-in-Chief Commendation for Significant Review Contribution to the Journal Decision Support Systems

Best Paper Award in the Management Accounting Stream at the Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand (AFAANZ)


Visiting Professor / Invited Research Seminar Presentation / Key-Note Speaker:

  • The University of Melbourne, Australia (Department of Accounting)
  • Kansai-Chubu Section of The Japanese Association of Management Accounting (Key-Note)
  • University of Central Florida, USA (Department of Accounting)
  • Florida International University, USA (Department of Accounting)
  • Innsbruck University, Austria (Institute of Accounting)
  • Deakin University, Australia (Department of Accounting)
  • Egyptian research seminar series
  • University of Queensland, Australia (Department of Accounting)
  • University of Stuttgart, Germany (Department of Management Accounting and Control)
  • Doshisha University, Japan
  • LaTrobe University, Australia (Department of Accounting and Data Analytics)
  • Technical University of Munich, Germany (Department of Information Systems)
  • Goethe University of Frankfurt, Germany (Department of Information Systems)
  • Frankfurt School of Finance, Germany (Department of Accounting)
  • University of Aschaffenburg, Germany (Chair of Management Accounting and Information Systems)
  • University of Bern, Switzerland (Department of Accounting)
  • University of New South Wales, Australia (Department of Accounting)
  • Southeast University, China (Faculty of Business and Economics)
Editorial Board

Decision Support Systems

Behavioral Research in Accounting

International Conference for Information Systems (ICIS) / Societal Impact of Information Systems

Weitere Informationen

Key publications:

The moderating role of decision mode in subjective performance evaluation

DD Fehrenbacher, AKD Schulz, K Rotaru

Management Accounting Research

Affect infusion and detection through faces in computer-mediated knowledge-sharing decisions

DD Fehrenbacher

Journal of the Association for Information Systems

Advice Utilization From Predictive Analytics Tools: The Trend is Your Friend

DD Fehrenbacher, A Ghio, M Weisner

European Accounting Review

In the 2022 edition of the WirtschaftsWoche Forschungsmonitoring, Prof. Fehrenbacher was ranked among the top 3 researchers with a focus on Accounting (JEL Code M41) in the "under 40 Ranking" category. 


Reviewer for Scientific Journals:

Accounting, Organizations and Society

The Accounting Review

European Accounting Review

Management Accounting Research

Journal of Management Information Systems

Journal of the Association for Information Systems

Journal of Strategic Information Systems

Decision Support Systems

International Journal of Accounting Information Systems

Accounting and Finance

Behavioral Research in Accounting

Communications of the Association for Information Systems

Behaviour and Information Technology

Information Systems Management

Pacific Accounting Review

Advances in Accounting Behavioral Research

AIS Transactions on Human-Computer Interaction

Accounting Education

Journal of Business Economics

International Journal of Electronic Commerce