Faculty of Business Administration


Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Swen Günther

Research projects

  • From 04/ 2021: RL validation funding on biocompatible packaging materials, interdisciplinary project (interconnector), funded by SMWA/ SAB, 2 joint partners (HTWD), duration: 18 months
  • 2020-2021: Transfer barometer: Determining indicators for measuring success in knowledge transfer, funded by Stifterverband, 10 participating universities or research institutions, duration: 12 months
  • 2019-2021: Transfer_i: Joint project on transfer indicators as part of the BMBF funding line QUEL (interconnector), cooperation partners: HTWK Leipzig, OTH Regensburg, 4 sub-projects, duration: 30 months
  • 2018-2019: LiT.funding "Cooperative teaching projects", 7th cohort, 2018/ 19, BMBF project via Hochschuldidaktisches Zentrum Sachen (HDS), joint project with TU Dresden, 2 professors, duration: 12 months

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Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Swen Günther

Dean of Study/ Master of Enginieering (M.Eng.)

Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Swen Günther


Academic Employees


M.A. Silvia Liubenova Popova

  • Current project: Transfer barometer (Stifterverband)
  • Role: Project work in the area of indicator development and validation
  • Studies: Master "International Management" at HTW Dresden
  • Practical experience: Intern in marketing & communication - Blind-Link (Hanoi, Vietnam), working student in the fields of knowledge and technology transfer as well as method development (TRIZ-Reverse) - HTW Dresden

M.A. Paula-Marie Bormann

  • Current project: "Transferindikatorik" - BMBF joint project
  • Role: Project management and project cooperation in the subproject Business, PhD student
  • Studies: Master "International Business" at HTW Dresden
  • Practice: Consultant at MRL Consulting, Dresden/ Various
  • Research: Transfer and innovation management, creativity and stressors

Research Assistant

  • Dominic Janitz: Master programme in Industrial Engineering and Management, Transfer_i indicator analysis