Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät


Maximilian von Welck, MLitt


External doctoral candidate

E-mail: mw.research AT welck.de

Curriculum Vitae

Upon completion of his military service with the mountain troopers in Bad Reichenhall, Maximilian v. Welck primarily studied business administration at the WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business) in Vienna. He specialized in Finance and in Management Information Systems, in the latter he also wrote his bachelor thesis, which discussed the topic “Privacy Impact Assessments”. Later he completed the master program “Finance and Management” at the University of St Andrews in Scotland. In his master thesis he looked into the influence of microfinance on the wellbeing in poor countries.

During his studies he gained practical experience as a freelancer at ACS Informatik GmbH, Munich - ACS develops software related to data quality solutions - and as an intern at BMW Bank GmbH in Munich and in the Corporate Audit department of BMW AG in the metropolitan area of New York City. Since his graduation in St Andrews Maximilian v. Welck is working as a Business Development Manager at ACS Informatik. Next to his studies he honorary volunteered, beneath other, for Rotary International (Rotary sponsored him a one-year-exchange to India, Pune, during his eleventh grade) and during summer camps of the Order of St. John, for mentally and physically disabled adolescents.

His research interest aims at the set of issues related to the efficient realization of data security and privacy in small and medium-sized enterprises.



PhD Courses

  • Seminal Readings in MIS, Universität Augsburg
    Dozent: Prof. Saonee Sarker, Ph.D.
    Winter term 2015/16
  • Applied Econometrics, Universität Augsburg
    Dozent: Prof. Dr. Adalbert F.X. Wilhelm
    Winter term 2015/16
  • Systematize your Literature Review, it's a Piece of Cake
    (and other useful and innovative approaches for analyzing research literature)
    , Universität Münster
    Prof. Dr. Frantz Rowe et al., ECIS 2015 Pre-Workshop
    Summer term 2015
  • 7th Danish-German Midsummer Colloquium, Department of IT Management, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark
    Dozent: Prof. Niels Bjørn-Andersen, Ph.D.; Prof. Sven Carlsson, Ph.D.; Assoc. Prof. Jonas Hedman, Ph.D.; Prof. Suprateek Sarker, Ph.D.; Ass. Prof. Dr. Daniel Schlagwein; Prof. Dr. Daniel Veit
    Summer term 2015




  • Advisor of BSc-Theses
    Summer term 2017, Winter term 2017/18
  • Assistance in the preparation and realization of the lecture
    Digital Government Management
    Summer term 2017
  • Assistance for the tutorial
    Management Information Systems (dt. Wirtschaftsinformatik)
    Winter term 2017/18
  • Assistance for the tutorial
    Information Systems and Business Modelling
    WiSe 2017/18
  • Assistance for BSc-Seminar
    IT Innovation Research
    Summer term 2016, Winter term 2016/17, Summer term 2017, Winter term 2017/18
  • Assistance for BSc-Seminar
    Digital Strategy Research
    Winter term 2017/18


  • Assistance for MSc-Seminar
    Services Marketing: Case Studies
    Winter term 2017/18