Prof. Dr. Björn Maier
Born in 1973, Prof. Dr. Björn Maier is Dean of Studies at Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg Mannheim. His responsibilities include managing the Healthcare Sector degree course as well as the Health Management and Financial Controlling MBA course of the Rhein Neckar Graduate School.
Prof. Maier has also supervised researchers working on projects for the German Statutory Accident Insurance (DGUV e.V.) in the field of prevention of job-related illnesses. In 2008 he became a member of the board of Deutscher Verein für Krankenhauscontrolling and in 2010 took over as board chairman. In 2000 he set up an IT consultancy of which he was a managing partner until 2008. From 1993 to 1998 he studied Business Economics at Universität Mannheim. From 1999 to 2001 he was a research assistant at Universität zu Köln where in 2001 he gained a doctorate at the Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences. He subsequently set up ITIC GmbH of which he remained a managing partner until 2008.
His job and research work focuses mainly on financial controlling, accounting, hospital management, healthcare management and prevention as well as risk and eco-management.
German Association of Hospital Controlling (DVKC)