Chair of Economic and Organizational Sociology

Prof. Henning Hillmann, Ph.D.

Henning Hillmann holds the Chair of Economic Sociology at the University of Mannheim and is a faculty member of the Mannheim Center for European Social Research (MZES). He received his Ph.D. and M.Phil. in Sociology from Columbia University in New York and his M.A. (Diplom) in the Social Sciences from Humboldt University in Berlin. Before joining the Sociology Department at the University of Mannheim in 2009, he was an Assistant Professor of Sociology at Stanford University (2004-2010).

Overview of the Professorship

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Professorship of Economic and Organizational Theory 

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Kirsten Jonasson-Vree

Kirsten Jonasson-Vree

University of Mannheim
School of Social Sciences
Chair in Economic and Organizational Theory
A 5, 6
Building A – Room 513
68159 Mannheim
Phone: +49 621 181-3703
Fax: +49 621 181-1983
E-mail: jonasson-vree(at)
Consultation hour(s):
Thu 10:15–11:45 a.m.
Office hours:
Mon–Thu 8:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.