Business Administration, esp. Corporate Finance

Welcome to the Professorship of Finance

The professorship of Finance bundles the financial market-oriented research and teaching of the business faculty. Characteristics of the research of the professorship are the decision making behavior of financial market participants and their impact on the formation of prices in financial markets.

The research uses insights from psychology  to get a better understanding of individual decision making and its impacts on capital markets. Research projects of the professorship often use empirical capital market data, one methodical focus lies in experiments.

The professorship is characterized by active research with a clear international orientation and the integration of professional relations. Students are offered a methodologically advanced and at the same time application-oriented education, which prepares them for a broad spectrum



  • Prof. Dr. Judith Christiane Schneider

Office Management

  • Anke Blümler
  • Iris Kruse-Wulf