Naomi Haefner

Naomi Haefner

Naomi Haefner

Prof. Dr.

Assistant Professor of Technology Management

Dufourstrasse 40a

9000 St. Gallen
Main Focuses

Implications of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for Strategic and Innovation Management

Strategic Management of Innovation

Organizing for Knowledge and Innovation

Stakeholder Management


2017 Ph.D. in Strategy and Management, University of St. Gallen

2014 M.A.

in Business Innovation, University of St. Gallen

2012 B.A.

in Business Administration, University of St. Gallen

2007 B.A.

in Classical Studies and French, Middlebury College, USA (semesters abroad at Université Paris Sorbonne (Paris

IV), Arcadia University in Athens, Greece)

Teaching Activities

Innovation Management (B.A. level: Fall 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023)

Innovationsmanagement (B.A. level: Spring 2022, 2023)

FPV: AI Strategien entwickeln (M.A. level: Fall 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023)

Innovation und Führung (M.A. level: Spring 2018)

Managing Global Innovation (M.A. level: Spring 2018)

FPV: Innovation im Energiesektor (M.A. level: Spring 2018)  




Academy of Management

Strategic Management Society

Organization Design Community


Nominated for best paper prize at the

Strategic Management Society 36th Annual International Conference in 2016,

Berlin, Germany.