Christian Schlapka, M.Sc.








Vocational training as a banker (2002-2004). Stay abroad in Australia (2006-2007). Studies of Business Administration at University of Mannheim, Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (India) and Shanghai Jiao Tong University (PR China) with focus on Corporate Governance, Corporate Finance and Accounting (2007-2013, degrees: B.Sc., M.Sc.). Student researcher at the chair of Business Administration, Accounting and Auditing at University of Mannheim (2011 and 2012). Furthermore among others study-oriented internships at the German Bundestag and at an auditing company. Since April 2013 working as a research associate and doctoral student at the chair of Corporate Governance.


  • Exercises: CG 1 Corporate Governance of German Enterprises (M.Sc.)
  • Exercises: CG 3 Risk Management and Auditing (M.Sc.)
  • Bachelor Seminar Corporate Governance
  • Bachelor’s Thesis
  • Master Seminar Corporate Governance
  • Master’s Thesis

Research Focus:

  • Corporate Governance of German corporations
  • Law and Economics


  • 7th European Auditing Research Network (EARNet) Symposium, Symposium at the University of Trier (September 2013)
  • 10 years of the SE in Germany, Symposium at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (October 2014)


Tel.: +49(0)6131-39 29903
Room: 01-207
Visiting Hours: Monday, 2 - 3 p.m. (upon prior appointment)