Madeleine Block

DAAD-lecturer for Social Sciences

Research areas:

social sciences

Foreign languages:

English, Russian, Italian


Oct. 2010 - Dec. 2013 PhD candidate at the Chair of Social Sciences and Business Studies at the University of Eastern Finland in co- operation with the University of Applied Sciences, Technology, Business and Design in Wismar, pursued degree of Doctor of Social Sciences in Social Policy (Dr. soc. sc.);

Aug. 2009 – July 2011 Research at the Saint-Petersburg State Polytechnic University (SPbSPU) in Russia, doctoral research stipendiary of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD);

Sept. 2008 – June 2009 Foreign study year at FINEC in Russia, graduate stipendiary of the DAAD;

Sept. 2005 – Nov. 2008 Master studies at the University of Applied Sciences, Technology, Business and Design in Wismar, graduated with degree of Master of Arts in Business Administration;

March – June 2007 Foreign study semester at the Seinäjoki University Of Applied Sciences in Finland, The Finnish School of SME Business Administration in Kauhava, Erasmus-stipendiary;

Aug. 2002 – July 2005 Bachelor degree in Business Administration.

Teaching and academic experience:

June 2015 - June 2018 - Saint-Petersburg State University (SPbSU), Faculty of Sociology, Associate Professor

Oct. 2013 - June 2015 - Saint-Petersburg State University (SPbSU), Faculty of Sociology, Assistant Professor

July 2013 - June 2018 Saint-Petersburg State University (SPbSU), Russia, DAAD- lecturer at the Faculty of Sociology and at the Centre for German and European Studies Saint-Petersburg;

March 2011 – July 2011 University of Applied Sciences in Wismar, lecturer for the course `Human Resource Management´ and for the course `Intercultural Management and Leadership´ at the Faculty of Business;

March 2011 Saint-Petersburg State Polytechnic University (SPbSPU), Russia, lecturer for twelve hours-course `Human Resource Management´ in the Business School of Management;

March 2010 Saint-Petersburg State University of Economics and Finance (FINEC), Russia, lecturer for eight hours-course `Strategic Management´ in the MBA-program.

Selected publications and speeches