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Prof. Dr. Andreas Knie

Portrait Prof. Dr. Andreas Knie (David Ausserhofer)
Research Fields
  • Transport Research
  • Technology Policy
  • Science Policy
  • Innovation Research
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fax: +49 30 25491 -530
mail: andreas [dot] knie [at] wzb [dot] eu

Tijana Milunovic

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mail: tijana [dot] milunovic [at] wzb [dot] eu

Mailing address:
Reichpietschufer 50
10785 Berlin

Visitor Address:
Torgauer Str. 12-15
Building 12, 4. Floor
10829 Berlin
Head of the Research Group

Since 2017
Head of the Research Group "Science Policy Studies", WZB

Since 2006
Management Director of the Innovation Centre for Mobility and Change (InnoZ) a subsidiary of Deutsche Bahn AG, the Social Science Center Berlin (WZB), T-Systems International Enterprise Services GmbH and the German Aerospace Centre (DLR).

Since 1996
Professor of Sociology at the TU Berlin

Since 1988
Research Fellow, Social Science Research Center Berlin (WZB)

Andreas Knie studied Political Science in Marburg and Berlin, diploma at the FU Berlin, doctorate (1990) and received his habilitation (1994) at the TU Berlin.

Selected Publications
  • Simon, Dagmar/Knie, Andreas/Hornbostel, Stefan/Zimmermann, Karin (Hg.) (2016): Handbuch Wissenschaftspolitik. Reihe Springer Reference Sozialwissenschaften. Wiesbaden: Springer Fachmedien, XIII, 641 S.
  • Wentland, Alexander/Knie, Andreas (2015): "Responsivität beim Verwerten von Wissenschaft". In: Hildegard Matthies/Dagmar Simon/Marc Torka (Hg.): Die Responsivität der Wissenschaft. Wissenschaftliches Handeln in Zeiten neuer Wissenschaftspolitik. Bielefeld: transcript, S. 133-176.
  • Knie, Andreas/Hard, Mikael (2010): "Innovation - the Endless Frontier. Historical Modes of Engineering Science". In: Technology Analysis & Strategic Management, Vol. 22, No. 4, S. 433-445.
  • Braun-Thürmann, Holger/Knie, Andreas/Simon, Dagmar (2010): Unternehmen Wissenschaft. Ausgründungen als Grenzüberschreitungen akademischer Forschung. Science Studies. Bielefeld: transcript, 196 S.
  • Simon, Dagmar/Knie, Andreas/Hornbostel, Stefan (Hg.) (2010): Handbuch Wissenschaftspolitik. Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, 567 S.
  • Knie, Andreas/Lengwiler, Martin (2008): "Token Endeavors. The Significance of Academic Spin-Offs in Technology Transfer and Research Policy in Germany". In: Science & Public Policy, Vol. 35, No. 3, S. 171-182.