Tim G. Schweisfurth is an Associate Professor in High-Tech Business at the University of Twente. Before joining UT, he was an Associate Professor of Technology and Innovation Management at the University of Southern Denmark. He received his venia legendi from TUM and his Phd from TUHH. His research focuses on innovation and entrepreneurship, specifically 1) digital and technology-driven innovation and entrepreneurship, 2) (venture) idea generation and evaluation, and 3) distributed and collaborative innovation. He is Associate Editor at Creativity and Innovation Management and Advisory Editor at Research Policy. In research and consulting he has worked with companies such as Siemens, Osram, Audi, EWE, Mammut, Panasonic, and others. His research has been published in Research Policy, R&D Management, Creativity and Innovation Management, and other outlets. He coordinates the double degree MSc program in Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Sustainability jointly offered by the Technische Universität Berlin and the University of Twente.



Distributed decision-making in the shadow of hierarchy: How hierarchical similarity biases idea evaluationStrategic management journal, 44(9), 2255-2282. Schweisfurth, T. G., Schöttl, C. P., Raasch, C. & Zaggl, M. A.https://doi.org/10.1002/smj.3497Reviewing excellenceCreativity and innovation management, 32(2), 180-197. Boer, H., Di Vincenzo, F., Björk, J., Goduscheit, R. C., Hölzle, K., Schweisfurth, T. & Visser-Groeneveld, J.https://doi.org/10.1111/caim.12547

Research profiles

Courses academic year 2023/2024

Courses in the current academic year are added at the moment they are finalised in the Osiris system. Therefore it is possible that the list is not yet complete for the whole academic year.

Courses academic year 2022/2023

Scan the QR code or
Download vCard