Barbara Agha-Alikhani, M.A.

Room:  FMA/1.04
Phone:  +49(0)951/863-2573
Fax:  +49(0)951/863-5571
E-Mail:  barbara.agha-alikhani(at)
Office hours:  by appointment

Research topics

  • Expatriate Management
  • Social Networks
  • Embeddedness Theory


  • Organisational Behaviour (Bachelor, Winter term 2016/17; Winter term 2017/18; Winter term 2018/19)
  • Colloquium Bachelor-Thesis (Bachelor, Winter term 2017/18)
  • Colloquium Master-Thesis (Master, Summer term 2016)
  • Human Resource Development (Bachelor, Summer term 2017; Summer term 2018)
  • Diversity Management (Bachelor, Winter term 2016/17)
  • Leadership (Bachelor, Summer term 2016)


  • Public Relations

Curriculum vitae

Since 2016Research associate, Chair of Human Resource Management and Organisational Behaviour, University of Bamberg
2014Research stay at the Department of Intercultural Communication and Management, Copenhagen Business School (Denmark)
2011-2016Research associate, Chair of Intercultural Communication, University of Passau
2008-2011Intercultural Human Resource Development and Communicaion management (M.A.), Friedrich-Schiller University Jena


  • Agha-Alikhani, B. (2016). Embeddedness and social support of self-initiated and assigned expatriates: The role of social networks. Journal of Global Mobility, 4(4), 453–475.