Kathrin Kirchner

Associate Professor

Kathrin Kirchner

Department of Technology, Management and Economics

MAN-IPM, Organization Science and Technology Section, Management Science Division


Building 358 Room 112

2800 Kgs. Lyngby





Knowledge sharing Virtual collaboration Knowledge work Digital platforms Distance Work Artificial Intelligence Algorithmic Management Virtual reality

Kathrin Kirchner joined DTU Management in 2018 as Associate Professor. Before this, she was a Professor in Information Systems at the Berlin School of Economics and Law, where she taught topics like business process management, data and process analytics, and international project management. Furthermore, she had a Postdoc position at the University Hospital Jena, Germany, where she was involved in research projects about process intelligence in healthcare. She received her Ph.D. in Information Systems from Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany, with research in predictive maintenance and spatial analysis. Her research focuses on the impact of advanced technologies in the workplace, especially in hybrid knowledge work, virtual collaboration, and digital platform work. Furthermore, she is interested in knowledge-intensive working processes and the impact of artificial intelligence at the workplace, also in connection to employees' well-being. She is co-editor of the International Journal of Workplace Health Management. In teaching, she designed the course "From Analytics to Action" which focuses on challenges companies face when introducing and using AI/data analytics and how these challenges can be better understood and overcome.