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First PhD Graduate from DCU-ESB

On the 5th November 2012 Annegret Jennewein received her doctoral title at the graduation ceremony at Dublin City University (DCU).

Dr. Jennewein (pictured centre with her two supervisors Dr. Edel Conway, DCU – photo left – and Prof. Dr. Niamh O’Mahony, ESB –photo right) is the first PhD student in the joint PhD programme DCU-ESB Business School, a programme which marks an important extension to the IPBS network. Her doctoral thesis was entitled: Perceptions of Leadership across Culture: A Study of French and German Managers and their Employees in both their Domestic and Host Environments.  Dr. Jennewein is also a graduate of the ESB Business School’s undergraduate double degree programme with Reims Management School. She is currently working as a research associate at the Strascheg Center for Entrepreneurship in Munich. As a member of the centre’s start-up promotion team, she is in charge of counselling potential future entrepreneurs and mentoring start-up teams.