Researcher Profile

Priv.-Doz.Dr. Karl-Heinz Leitner

Priv.-Doz.Dr. Leitner

Function

Senior Scientist

Center

Innovation Systems

Business Unit

Research, Technology & Innovation Policy

E-Mail

Karl-Heinz.Leitner(at)ait.ac.at

Fax

+43 50550-4599

Address

Tech Gate Vienna, Donau-City-Strasse 1, 1220 Vienna

Career

Area: Foresight & Governance

Field: New R&I Processes and Systems

Main Research: Innovation Policy, Innovation Management, Foresight, R&D Control, Higher Education Research

Experience:

Research and consultancy projects funded by National and International Public and Private Institutions (EC, FFG, BMVIT, BMWFW, OeNB, etc.).
Reference projects encompass the design of Intellecutal Capital Reporting systems, the evaluation of research programs, the analysis of major Austrian Innovations, funding models for Austrian universities, the analysis of the evolution of the costs of research (EC project) and the future of new innovation models (FP 7 project).

  • 1995-now: Scientist
    Austrian Institute of Technology / Austria
  • 2007-2007: Visiting Research Fellow
    Copenhagen Business School / Denmark
  • 2004-now: Lecturer for Innovation Management
    Vienna University of Technology / Austria
  • 2002-now: Lecturer for Knowledge Management
    Danube Univeristy Krems / Austria
  • since 2011: Verband der Hochschullehrer für Betriebswirtschaft e.V. (VHB), Kommission Technologie, Innovation und Entrepreneurship (TIE)
  • since 2000: International Society for Professional Innovation Management (ISPIM)
  • Since 2006: Strategic Management Society (SMS)
  • since 2002: Arbeitskreis Wissensbilanz
  • 2003: Rudolf-Sallinger-Preis für wissenschaftliche Publikationen: Dissertation „Strategisches Verhalten von kleinen und mittleren Unternehmen“
  • 2008: Best Paper Award: ”Intellectual Capital, Innovation and Performance in SMEs: Results from a longitudinal study”, 4th EIASM Workshop “Visualising, Measuring, and Managing Intangibles and Intellectual Capital”, Hasselt, Belgium

Publications

  • Intellectual capital reporting for universities: conceptual background and application for Austrian universities
    Author(s): Leitner, K-H.
    Journal: Research Evaluation, 13 (2004) ; 129-140
  • Managing and reporting knowledge-based resources and processes in Research Organisations: specifics, lessons learned and perspectives
    Author(s): Leitner, K-H., Warden, C.
    Journal: Management Accounting Research, 15 (2004) ; 33-51
  • The impact of size and specialisation on universities’ department performance: A DEA analysis applied to Austrian universities
    Author(s): Leitner, K-H., Prikoszovits, J., Schaffhauser-Linzatti, M., Stowasser, R., Wagner, K.
    Journal: Higher Education, 53 (2007) ; 517-538
  • Generic Strategies and Firm Performance: A Longitudinal Study of Austrian SMEs
    Author(s): Leitner, K-H., Güldenberg, S.
    Journal: Small Business Economics, 33 (2010) ; 169-189
  • The effect of Intellectual Capital on Product Innovativeness in SMEs
    Author(s): Leitner, K-H.
    Journal: International Journal of Technology Management, 51 (2010) ; 1-18
  • Studienplatzfinanzierung: Internationale Erfahrungen und Implikationen für eine Einführung in Österreich
    Author(s): Leitner, K-H., Steindl, C., Ecker, B.
    Journal: Zeitschrift für Hochschulrecht, Hochschulmanagement und Hochschulpolitik, 12 (2012) ; 86-96
  • Innovation Futures: New forms of Innovation and their implications for innovation policy
    Author(s): Leitner, K-H.
    Journal: International Journal of Foresight and Innovation Policy, 9 (2013) ; 286-296
  • Crowdsourcing as an Innovation Strategy: A Study on Innovation Platforms in Austria and Switzerland,
    Author(s): Sundic, M., Leitner, K-H.
    Journal: Communications & Strategies, Digiworld Economic Journal, 89 (2013) ; 55-72
  • (Hrsg.);
    Innovationsforschung und Technologiepolitik in Österreich: Neue Perspektiven und Gestaltungsmöglichkeiten

    Author(s): Leitner, K-H., Weber, M., Fröhlich, J.
    Publisher: Studienverlag; Innsbruck; 2009; 300p
    Series:
  • (Hrsg.);
    Forschung und Entwicklung – Steuerung, Berichterstattung und Prüfung

    Author(s): Bertl, R., Leitner, K-H., Riegler, C.
    Publisher: Linde Verlag; 2006; 320p
    Series:
  • Von der Idee zum Markt: Die 50 besten Innovationen Österreichs. ;
    Erfolgsgeschichten der österreichischen Industrie zwischen 1975 und 2000

    Author(s): Leitner, K-H.
    Publisher: Böhlau Verlag; 2003; 390p
    Series:
  • Innovation Management (2014)
    Vienna University of Technology
  • Entrepreneurship (2014)
    Vienna University of Technology
  • Innovation Control (2014)
    Alpen-Adria University Klagenfurt
  • Research and Innovation Management in Higher Education Institutions (2014)
    Danube University Krems

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