Robert Winter

Robert Winter

Robert Winter

Prof. Dr.
Full Professor of Business IT
IWI-HSG
Büro 52-6146
Müller-Friedberg-Strasse 6/8
9000 St. Gallen
Main Focuses Design Science Research; Enterprise Architecture Management; Management and Governance of Large Projects
Fields of research Business & Information Systems Engineering
Further fields of research
  • Design Science Research Methodology
  • Enterprise Architecture Management
  • Management and Governance of Large Projects
Affiliations Member of the executive committee (Vorstand), Association of German Management Professors, 2011-2014
President, Swiss Chapter of the Association of Information Systems (AIS), 2012-2016
Swiss National Representative,Technical Committee 8 (Information Systems), International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP), since 2011
Awards Scientific Impact Award 2012 (senior researcher category), Business Innovation faculty, School of Management, University of St. Gallen
Editorial Board

Journals (current):
Associate editor, MISQ Executive Journal
Member of the editorial board, Enterprise Modelling and Information Systems Architectures Journal (EMISA)
Member of the editorial board, International Journal of Information Systems and e-Business Management (ISeB)

Journals (past):
Vice Editor-in-Chief and Department Editor, Business & Information Systems Engineering Journal
Senior Associate Editor, European Journal of Information Systems (EJIS)


Additional Information

Prof. Dr. Robert Winter is tenured chair of business & information systems engineering at University of St. Gallen (HSG) and director of HSG's Institute of Information Management. He was founding academic director of HSG's Executive Master of Business Engineering programme and academic director of HSG's Ph.D. in Management programme.
His research areas include design science research methodology, enterprise architecture management and large (transformation and IT) project governance.
He not only authored and edited a large number of textbooks and articles, but also served or serves in several editorial boards of leading scientific journals such as "European Journal of Information Systems" or "Business & Information Systems Engineering".  

He received Master degrees in business administration and business education as well as a doctorate in social sciences from Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany. After eleven years as a researcher and deputy chair in information systems in Germany, he joined HSG in 1996. 

Administrative assistant: Bernadette Mayer-Schawalder

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