Jens Niederkrome

PhD Candidate

Jens Niederkrome is a PhD Candidate in the field of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Logistics at Kühne Logistics University under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Sönke Albers since June 2018. Jens studied Business Administration, Economics and Law at Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Germany, and at University of South Dakota, Beacom School of Business, USA. He received his Master’s Degree in 2014.

Besides his studies, Jens worked in different fields: Journalism in Bremen, Germany, as well as Project Management and Corporate Communications in Oldenburg, Germany. Moreover, he was a Fellow of Consulting Academy of Business Ethics.

After his studies, he acquired his first practical experience in the field of CSR management in Frankfurt before working as a Junior Sustainability Consultant in Bremen. Most recently he provided different enterprises like the BLG Logistics Group with project management support during the preparation of both annual and sustainability reports in Hamburg, Germany. Additionally, he gained his first teaching experience at Fresenius University of Applied Sciences in Hamburg, Germany.

Professional Experience

2016 - 2018Project Head at HGB Hamburger Geschäftsberichte GmbH & Co. KG, Hamburg, Germany
2016 - 2017Lecturer at Fresenius University of Applied Sciences, Hamburg, Germany
2016Junior Sustainability Consultant at brands & values GmbH, Bremen, Germany
2015 - 2016Intern in Corporate Social Responsibility at Tata Consultancy Services Deutschland GmbH, Frankfurt, Germany
2014Intern in Corporate Communications at EWE TEL GmbH, Oldenburg, Germany
2009 - 2010Intern and Student Assistant in Project Management at Ingenieurbüro Wittpahl, Oldenburg, Germany
2008Intern in Journalism at Bremer Tageszeitungen AG / Weser Kurier, Achim b. Bremen, Germany

 Education

Since 06/2018PhD Candidate in the field of Corporate Social Responsibility and Logistics at Kühne Logistics University
2014Master of Arts in Business Administration, Economics and Law at Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Germany
2012Study Abroad in Business Economics at University of South Dakota, Beacom School of Business, USA
2011Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration and Law at Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Germany
2011Fellow of Consulting Academy of Business Ethics (University of St. Gallen, Evangelical Academy of Pfalz, Institute for Value Based Management in Berlin)