Professor of General Management

Professor at Karlshochschule since

  • Fall semester 2015/2016

Main Focus of Teaching

  • General Management
  • Strategisches Management
  • German Business Culture
  • Managerial Accounting

Modules

  • Introduction to Management and its quantitative Methods
  • Basic Principles in Strategic Management
  • German Business Culture
  • Managerial Accounting

Research fields and interests

  • General Management
  • Value Based Management
  • Sustainable Management
  • Corporate Responsibility

Academic Education and Training

  • Doctorate at the Institute of Economics and Law, Stuttgart University (degree: Dr. rer. pol.)
  • Studies in technically oriented business administration at Stuttgart University (Diplom-Kauffrau, technical oriented)

Practical Experience

  • Girrbach GmbH, Pforzheim
  • Guest lecturer for corporate governance and sustainability management, Stuttgart University
  • Guest lecturer for business administration, Hochschule Pforzheim
  • Guest lecturer for internal value added, Duale Hochschule Stuttgart
  • Alcatel-Lucent, Stuttgart

Further information

  • Best Presentation Award 2016, 8th International Scientific Conference, MOTSP-Konferenz

Publications and Working Papers

  • Girrbach, P. (2016): How can companies increase their value by an eco-friendly production? In: Cosic, P. (ed.): Proceedings of Management of Technology – Step to Sustainable Production. Zagreb: Croatian Association for PLM.
  • Girrbach, P. (2015): How can we use lean production methods for increasing resource efficiency in a broader sense? In: Cosic, P. (ed.): Proceedings of Management of Technology – Step to Sustainable Production. Zagreb: Croatian Association for PLM.
  • Girrbach, P. (2014): Organisationaler Wandel in Richtung Nachhaltigkeit. In: Müller, M., Hemmer, I. und Trappe, M. (Hrsg.): Nachhaltigkeit neu denken, Rio+X: Impulse für Bildung und Wissenschaft. München: oekom Verlag, 115-122.
  • Girrbach, P. (2010): Entwicklung eines nachhaltigkeitsorientierten Transformationsmodells zur Implementierung von Corporate Responsibility in die unternehmerische Praxis. Berlin: Mensch und Buch Verlag.

Conference Contributions

  • Girrbach, P. (2016): "How can companies increase their value by an eco-friendly production?". 8th International Scientific Conference, MOTSP-Conference, June 1-3, Porec/Croatia.
  • Girrbach, P. (2015): "How can we use lean production methods for increasing resource efficiency in a broader sense?". 7th International Scientific Conference, MOTSP-Conference, June 10-12, Brela/Croatia.