Dr. Björn Asdecker

Phone: +49 / (0)951 / 863-2521

E-mail:
for common purpose: bjoern.asdecker(at)uni-bamberg.de

concerning returns management: retourenforschung(at)uni-bamberg.de

Room: F21/00.26

Regular office hours: by appointment

Teaching

  • Lecture Supply Chain Management (Master - winter term)
  • Practical seminar Logistics (Bachelor - summer term)
  • Seminar Supply Chain Management I (Master - summer term)
  • Seminar Optimization Software in Logistics and Operations Management (Bachelor - winter term)
  • Seminar for Bachelor theses (Bachelor - summer and winter term)
  • Seminar for Master theses (Master - summer and winter term)
  • Seminar Simulation games in Logistics (Bachelor - summer and winter term)
  • Instruction seminar Scientific Research Methods (Master SS)

Research focus

  • Sustainable Supply Chain Management
  • Green Logistics
  • Returns Management

External positions/charges held

Awards

  • Winner of the special prize of the 5th Young Scientists Competition "Services for Sustainable Development" organized by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research
  • 3rd prize at the Bosch Thesis Award 2007
  • 2nd prize at the Logistics Masters 2006/2007

Career history

Education

  • 2001–2004/2005–2007 Studies in Business Management at the University of Bamberg. specifically in Marketing, International Management, and Logistics (Degree: Diplom-Kaufmann)
  • 2001–2004 Studies in Business Management at Western Illinois University, specifically in Marketing and Finance (Degree: Master of Business Administration)
  • 1993–2001 A-Levels (Abitur) at Graf-Münster-Gymnasium Bayreuth

Practical activities

  • since 04/2012 Teaching Assistant at the FH Coburg
  • since 08/2007 Research and Teaching Assistant at the Chair of Operations Management and Logistics, University of Bamberg
  • since 10/2002 Trainer for Basketball at the College Sports Center, University of Bamberg
  • 05/2006–08/2007 Student Assistant at the Chair of Operations Management and Logistics, University of Bamberg
  • 02/2004–05/2004 Internship at Cherry Europe AG, Auerbach
  • 10/2003–02/2004 Student Assistant at the Dekanat WiAi, University of Bamberg
  • 08/2003–10/2003 Internship at medi GmbH, Bayreuth