Marcus Conrad, M.Sc.

  • Job title: Teaching and Research Associate
  • Organization: Department of International Management
  • Phone number: +49 911 5302 468
  • Fax number: +49 911 5302 470
  • Email:
  • Address:
    Room 5.213
  • Consultation hours:
    by appointment

    • Coordinator: Master in International Business Studies
    • Foundations of International Management II
    • Research Projects in International Management II
    • Advanced Methods of Management Research IV

Research Focus

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Corporate scandals, Automobile Industry, International Motorsports

Curriculum Vitae

Academic qualifications
since 2016 PhD Candidate, Department of International Management, School of Business and Economics, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg
2015 – 2016 Semester abroad at the Universidad de Sevilla, Sevilla, Spain
2014 – 2016 Master in International Business Studies (M.Sc.), School of Business and Economics, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg
2013 Semester abroad at the University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
2011 – 2014 Bachelor in International Business (B.A.), University of Applied Sciences Osnabrück, Osnabrück, Germany
Work experience
2015 – 2016 Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Department of International Management, Student assistant, Nürnberg, Germany
2014 PKF Osnabrück WMS Treuhand GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft, Consulting and M&A, Intern, Osnabrück, Germany
2013 Urbanest Australia Pty Ltd, Marketing, Intern, Brisbane, Australia
2010 – 2013 TSV Dragons Quakenbrück e.V. & Artland Dragons Basketball GmbH, Project management, Quakenbrück, Germany
2012 Novis GbR, Wirtschaftsberatungsgesellschaft, Intern, Quakenbrück, Germany
2008 – 2011 F3 Events, Event management and organization of sports events, owner and founder, Quakenbrück, Germany
International experience
Abroad stays in Mexico, Indonesia, Spain, Australia, Russia and China
Dr. Jutta-Feldmeier-Stiftung – für die Internationalisierung des Fachbereichs der Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg
2013 Dean’s List of University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
2013 PROMOS scholarship of Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD)
Extra-curricular activities
since 2017 Member of the Formula Student E-Racing Team of Strohm + Söhne e.V.
2014 – 2016 Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Student representative of the Master in International Business Studies (M.Sc.)
2010 – 2011 TSV Dragons Quakenbrück e.V., Freiwilliges Soziales Jahr im Sport, Quakenbrück, Germany
International conferences
2017 European International Business Academy (EIBA) 2017 in Milan, Italy
2016, 2017
German-Russian Doctoral Colloquium with Saint-Petersburg State University of Economics as well as National Research University Higher School of Economics Moscow
2017 Wissenschaftliche Kommission Organisation (WK ORG) im VHB Workshop 2017 in Hamburg, Germany
2017, 2018
Sino-German Research Network, Workshop in Beijing, China
2017 Can International Defense Companies act socially responsible? The Case of Diehl (book chapter)

Authors: Dirk Holtbrügge & Marcus Conrad, in: The Internationalization of Firms: Case Studies from the Nürnberg Metropolitan Region.

2017 / 2018 Decoupling in CSR reports: A linguistic content analysis of the Volkswagen dieselgate scandal (in review)

Authors: Dirk Holtbrügge & Marcus Conrad


German (native language)

English (fluent)

Spanish (fluent)

Russian (beginner)

Bulgarian (beginner)