Hubert Österle

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Hubert Österle
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(2011)
Born (1949-06-24) 24 June 1949 (age 70)
Dornbirn, Austria
Known forProfessor of business and information systems engineering

Hubert Österle (born June 24, 1949 in Dornbirn, Austria) is Emeritus Professor of Business and Information Systems,[1] former director of the Institute of Information Management at the University of St. Gallen,[2] and president of the board of directors of the Business Engineering Institute St. Gallen AG.[3]

Career[edit]

Born in Dornbirn, Austria, Österle studied business administration at the University of Innsbruck and the Johannes Kepler Universität Linz. He obtained his PhD at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg in 1973.[4] After working as a consultant at IBM Germany, Österle completed his postdoctoral work (habilitation) on the "Design of information systems" at the Technical University of Dortmund in 1980.

In 1980 Österle became full professor of business and information systems engineering at the University of St. Gallen. In 1989, he founded the Institute of Information Management.[5] In 1997 he initiated the executive MBA program "business engineering" at the University of St. Gallen.[6] May 14, 2014 he held his farewell speech as Professor at the University of St. Gallen.[7] Österle was editor-in-chief of Electronic Markets and a member of the editorial boards of other journals.[8] In March 2015 Österle received an honorary doctorate from the Wroclaw University of Economics.[9]

Besides his academic achievements, Österle founded in 1989 the consultancy company "The Information Management Group" (since 2007 a member of the S&T Group)[10] and the Business Engineering Institute St. Gallen AG in 2003.[11] In addition, Österle is founder and president of the board of directors of the Amiona AG[12] and a member of the supervisory board of the CDQ AG.[13]

Research areas[edit]

Research areas of Österle are business engineering, consumerization, independent living,[14] sourcing in the financial industry,[15] and corporate data quality.[16][17]

Selected publications[edit]

Books
Selected articles

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Profile of Prof. em. Dr. Hubert Österle at the Institute of Information Management (IWI-HSG)". Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  2. ^ "Institute of Information Management". Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  3. ^ "Business Engineering Institute St. Gallen AG". Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  4. ^ "International Research Forum". Archived from the original on 27 March 2012. Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  5. ^ "IWI-HSG". Archived from the original on 19 July 2011. Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  6. ^ "Entrepreneurship an der Universität St. Gallen" [Entrepreneurship at the University of St. Gallen]. Archived from the original on 24 March 2012. Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  7. ^ Abschiedsvorlesung Prof. Dr. Hubert Österle, May 14, 2014 at iwi.unisg.ch. Accessed 09. 2014
  8. ^ "Editorial Team Electronic Markets". Archived from the original on 14 December 2011. Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  9. ^ "Honorary Doctorate for Österle". Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  10. ^ "S&T Group". Archived from the original on 27 March 2012. Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  11. ^ "Business Engineering Institute St. Gallen AG". Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  12. ^ "Amonia AG St. Gallen". Retrieved August 2015. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  13. ^ "CDQ AG". Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  14. ^ "Independent Living".Retrieved July 2011
  15. ^ "Sourcing in the financial industry". Archived from the original on 10 January 2016. Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  16. ^ "Corporate Data Quality - Prerequisite for Successful Business Models". Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  17. ^ "Competence Center Corporate Data Quality (CC CDQ) at University of St. Gallen". Retrieved 17 October 2017.

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