Sabine Hoidn

Sabine Hoidn

Sabine Hoidn

PD Dr.
Marie Curie Fellow
Müller-Friedberg-Strasse 8
9000 Sankt Gallen
Main Focuses Student-Centered Learning Lab (SCLL,; Learning Sciences with a special focus on economics (teacher) education, learning competencies in higher education, educational management, new technologies, philosophy of social science and social research methods
Fields of research
  • Educational Sciences and Learning Sciences
  • Management Education
  • Higher Education Learning and Instruction
Further fields of research
  • Teacher Education
  • Interdisciplinary Expert Collaboration
Education Venia Legendi in Educational Sciences, esp. Higher Education, University of Zurich, Switzerland (2018)
Doctoral degree in Business Education, University of St. Gallen, Switzerland (2010)
Teaching certificate for Comprehensive/Vocational Schools in Bavaria (2nd State Examination), Germany
University Diploma in Business Education (1st State Examination), Friedrich Alexan­der University in Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany 
Master of Human Resources, including vocational supervisor certificate, German Chamber of Industry and Commerce (IHK), Passau, Germany 
Teaching Activities
Active learning: participating in learning communities (Bachelor level, fall)
Inquiry learning: designing and writing a scientific thesis (bachelor level, spring)
Learning organization (Bachelor Level, fall)
Scientific work and research methods in the social sciences (master level, fall)
Student-centered education (Erasmus+, spring)

Academy of Management (AOM)
American Educational Research Association (AERA)
German Association for Educational Management
Associate Professor Union, University of Zurich (PDV)
International Society of the Learning Sciences (ISLS)
Marie Curie Alumni Association (MCAA)
Swiss LSE Alumni Association
Swiss Society for Research in Education (SSRE) 


Management Education and Development (MED, Division Chair Leader­ship Track and Executive Committee Member, professional appointment (elected), Academy of Management (AOM), USA (2017-2022)
Outstanding Service as Membership Committee Chairperson of the Management Education and Development Division (MED) Award, Academy of Management (AOM), USA (2016)
Outstanding Reviewer Award, Management Education and Development Division (MED), AOM, USA (2016)
Outstanding Service to Management Education and Development Award as Division Re­search Coordinator, AOM, USA (2015)
Outstanding Reviewer Award, Management Education and Development Division (MED), AOM, USA (2015)
Staff Mobility for Training Fellowship (6 weeks), Swiss-European Mobility Pro­gram, Switzerland (2015) 
Outstanding Reviewer Award, Management Education and Development Division, AOM, USA (2012)
Marie Curie Fellowship for career development awarded by the European Commission (2009), Brussels, The Netherlands; Score: 95,3/100; 4,77/5
Publication grant awarded by the Dr.h.c. Emil Zaugg-Fonds, University of St. Gallen, Switzerland (2007)
One year research fellowship for prospective researchers awarded by the Swiss National Science Foundation, Switzerland (2006)

Editorial Board

From 2017: Committee Member, Advanced Researchers Lecture Series, University of Zurich
From 2016: Editorial Review Board Member of the Journal for Human Resources Education (JHRE,
From 2016: Technical Programme Committee of the International Conference on Soc­ial Science, Public Health and Education (SSPHE;­p­ 
2015-2017: Membership Chair, Management Education and Development (MED), Academy of Management
2013-2015: Research Chair, Management Education and Development (MED), Academy of Management
From 2013: Committee Member, International Virtual Conference on Education, Social and Technological Sciences (EduRe;
From 2013: Founding member of Critical Exploration Press, Cambridge, USA
From 2011: Research Consulting Editor and Reviewer for the Journal on Educa­tional Techno­logy Research & Develop­ment (ETR&D), Association for Educa­tional Com­muni­cations and Technology (IF: 1.085) 

Additional Information Reviewer activities:
Academy of Management Annual Meeting (AOM)
Academy of Management Learning and Education (AMLE)
American Educational Research Journal (AERJ)
Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (AERA)
European Conference on Educational Research (ECER) 
International Society of the Learning Sciences Conferences (ISLS)
Journal of Management Education (JME)
Journal on Educational Technology Research & Development (ETR&D), Research Consulting Editor
Organization Management Journal

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