Prof. Dr. Stephan Schumann

Dr. phil., Dipl.-Hdl., University professor


Prof. Dr. Stephan Schumann
Department of Economics
University of Konstanz
P.O. Box 123
Germany - 78457 Konstanz

Consultation by appointment:


since 2013
Full Professor of Economics and Business Education
University of Konstanz, Germany

2011 - 2013
Associated Professor for Research on Vocational Education and Training (VET)
University of Fribourg, Switzerland

2008 - 2011
Assistant Professor
University of Zurich, Switzerland (Prof. Dr. Franz Eberle)

2006 - 2008
University of Zurich, Switzerland (Prof. Dr. Franz Eberle) 

2001 - 2006
Research Assistant, Ph.D.-Student
HU Berlin, Germany (Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Jürgen van Buer)

1994 - 2000 
Diploma in Business and Economics Education
HU Berlin, Germany

Academic posts and functions

since 01/2021
Member of the Scientific Advisory Board
of the Ministry of Education and Cultural Affairs (Baden-Württemberg)
press release

since 10/2020
Department al-speaker
at the Department of Economics 

Visiting Professor at the
School of Education, Communication and Society, King's College London

since 2017
Member of the Executive Committee
Institut für Wirtschaftspädagogik an der Universität St.Gallen

2017 - 2020
Member of the Landesschulbeirat (Baden-Württemberg)

since 2016
Member of the ececutive board and speaker of the
Binational School of Education (BiSE)




Deutsche Gesellschaft für Erziehungswissenschaften (DGfE)
thereby member of the DGfE-Section "Berufs- und Wirtschaftspädagogik" and "Empirische Bildungsforschung/Kommission AEPF"

Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Bildungsforschung (SGBF)

European Association for Research on Learning and Instruction (EARLI)
thereby member of the Special Interest Group "Learning and Professional Development"

American Educational Research Association (AERA)
thereby member of Division C "Learning and Instruction" and of the Special Interest Group "Workplace Learning"