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Aleksandra Klein

Dr.rer.soc.oec. Aleksandra Klein MSc,MIM(CEMS)
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CV

since 2019
Assistant Professor, WU Vienna
since 2019
Visiting Lecturer, SSE Riga & Leuphana
2018-2019
Lecturer & Researcher, SSE Riga
2016
Visiting Researcher, IESE Barcelona
2013-2019
Teaching & Research Associate/External Lecturer, WU Vienna

Researcher Identifier

Awards and Honors

2020
WU Award - Excellent Research
2019
Dissertation Recognition Award, Dr. Maria Schaumayer Stiftung
2018
ISPIM Dissertation Award 2018 Finalist (Top 4)
WU Award - Excellent Dissertation
2017
WU Award - Outstanding Research Achievements
2016
Ars Docendi - Österreichischer Staatspreis für Exzellente Lehre/Austrian Award for Excellent Teaching (Business Project)
2015
WU Award - Excellence in Teaching (Business Project)
2013
Future Ideas Competition Category Winner
2011
Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Zonta International District Award
2010
Bank of Latvia Competition of Student Scientific Research Papers (3rd place)

Classifications

  • 5308 Management sciences (Details)
  • 5350 Innovation research (Details)
  • 5359 Controlling (Details)
  • 5837 Group dynamics (Details)
  • 5936 Research and innovation management (Details)

Expertise

    No expertises found.

Activities

Membership in scientific association
  since 2016 Academy of Management - Member
  since 2015 American Accounting Association - Member
Reviewer for an international conference
  since 2016 American Accounting Association - Reviewer for Management Accounting Section and Annual Meeting
  since 2015 Academy of Management - Reviewer for OMT, TIM and ENT

Publications

Journal article

2021 Braumann, Evelyn, Klein, Aleksandra, Posch, Arthur. 2021. COVID-19 als Impuls für ein effektiveres Risikomanagement. CFO aktuell - Zeitschrift für Finance & Controlling. 2021 (3), 122 (Details)
2020 Klein, Aleksandra, Speckbacher, Gerhard. 2020. Does Using Accounting Data in Performance Evaluations Spoil Team Creativity? The Role of Leadership Behavior. Accounting Review. 95 (4), 313-330. (Details)

Paper presented at an academic conference or symposium

2021 Klein, Aleksandra. 2021. Team structural control for tough cookies: An empirical study of team resilience in creative teams. ACMAR 2021, Online, Germany, 01.03.-05.03. (Details)
  Klein, Aleksandra. 2021. Team structural control for tough cookies: An empirical study of team resilience in creative teams. EURAM 2021, Online, Canada, 16.06.-18.06. (Details)
  Klein, Aleksandra. 2021. Team structural control for tough cookies: An empirical study of team resilience in creative teams. AAA Management Accounting Section Midyear Meeting, Online, United States/USA, 05.01.-08.01. (Details)
  Klein, Aleksandra. 2021. Team structural control mechanisms for tough cookies: An empirical study of team resilience in creative teams. EAA Virtual Annual Congress, Online, Canada, 26.05.-28.05. (Details)
2020 Klein, Aleksandra, Lindner, Thomas, Wabnegg, Markus. 2020. Decomposing Cost Asymmetry: The Role of Global Risk Preferences. AAA Management Accounting Section Midyear Meeting, Houston, Vereinigte Staaten/USA, 10.01.-11.01. (Details)
  Klein, Aleksandra. 2020. Team structural control for tough cookies: An empirical study of team resilience in creative teams. 12th Conference on New Directions in Management Accounting, Online, Belgium, 16.12.-18.12. (Details)
  Klein, Aleksandra. 2020. Team structure in creative teams: The role of team resilience. AOM OB Research Incubator Virtual PDW, AOM Annual Meeting, Virtual, United States/USA, 08.08.-11.08. (Details)
  Klein, Aleksandra. 2020. Team structure in creative teams: The role of team resilience. STR Junior Faculty Paper Development Workshop, AOM Annual Meeting, Virtual, United States/USA, 08.08.-11.08. (Details)
2019 Klein, Aleksandra, Lindner, Thomas, Wabnegg, Markus. 2019. Decomposing Cost Asymmetry: The Role of Global Risk Preferences. AAA Annual Meeting, San Francisco, Vereinigte Staaten/USA, 09.08.-14.08. (Details)
  Klein, Aleksandra, Posch, Arthur, Hiebl, Martin. 2019. Highly Embedded Agents Driving Institutional Change: The Role of Management Accounting Practices. MCA Joint Conference with ENROAC, London, United Kingdom, 24.06.-25.06. (Details)
  Klein, Aleksandra, Posch, Arthur, Hiebl, Martin. 2019. Highly Embedded Agents Driving Institutional Change: The Role of Management Accounting Practices. ACMAR 2019, Vallendar, Germany, 07.03.-08.03. (Details)
  Klein, Aleksandra, Posch, Arthur, Hiebl, Martin. 2019. Highly Embedded Agents Driving Institutional Change: The Role of Management Accounting Practices. 1st EIASM Conference on Management Accounting and Control in SMEs, Assisi, Italy, 12.04.-13.04. (Details)
  Klein, Aleksandra, Lindner, Thomas, Wabnegg, Markus. 2019. Implications of Prospect Theory for the Asymmetric Behavior of Costs. EAA 2019, Paphos, Cyprus, 29.05.-31.05. (Details)
  Klein, Aleksandra, Lindner, Thomas, Wabnegg, Markus. 2019. Implications of Prospect Theory for the Asymmetric Behavior of Costs. AOM Annual Meeting, Boston, United States/USA, 09.08.-13.08. (Details)
2018 Speckbacher, Gerhard, Grabner, Isabella, Klein, Aleksandra. 2018. Managing the Trade-off between Delegation and Task Interdependence in Creative Teams. AOM Annual Meeting, Chicago, United States/USA, 10.08.-14.08. (Details)
  Grabner, Isabella, Klein, Aleksandra, Speckbacher, Gerhard. 2018. Managing the Trade-Off between Delegation and Task Interdependence in Creative Teams: The Role of Personnel and Cultural Controls. AAA 2018 Management Accounting Section Midyear Meeting, Scottsdale, United States/USA, 04.01.-06.01. (Details)
2017 Klein, Aleksandra, Posch, Arthur. 2017. A Little Change Goes a Long Way: An Institutional Perspective on Change Processes in a Family Firm. AOM Annual Meeting, Atlanta, United States/USA, 04.08.-08.08. (Details)
  Klein, Aleksandra, Speckbacher, Gerhard. 2017. Balancing Empowerment and Control: The Combined Roles of Team Leadership and Performance Evaluations in Creative Teams. AAA 2017 Management Accounting Section Midyear Meeting, San Juan, Puerto Rico, United States/USA, 05.01.-07.01. (Details)
  Klein, Aleksandra, Speckbacher, Gerhard. 2017. Balancing Empowerment and Control: The Combined Roles of Team Leadership and Performance Evaluations in Creative Teams. AOM Annual Meeting, Atlanta, United States/USA, 04.08.-08.08. (Details)
2016 Klein, Aleksandra and Speckbacher, Gerhard. 2016. Balancing Empowerment and Control: The Combined Roles of Team Leadership and Performance Evaluations in Creative Teams. ACMAR 2016, Vallendar, Germany, 10.03.-11.03. (Details)
  Klein, Aleksandra and Speckbacher, Gerhard. 2016. Balancing Empowerment and Control: The Combined Roles of Team Leadership and Performance Evaluations in Creative Teams. EGOS 2016, Naples, Italy, 07.-09.07. (Details)
2015 Klein, Aleksandra. 2015. Creativity Meets Performance. 15th PhD workshop/ 16th International CINet Conference, Stockholm, Schweden, 11.09.-12.09. (Details)
  Klein, Aleksandra, Posch, Arthur. 2015. A little change goes a long way: Management accounting change Framework revised. 31st EGOS Colloquium, Athens, Griechenland, 01.07.-04.07. (Details)
  Klein, Aleksandra and Posch, Arthur. 2015. A little change goes a long way: Management accounting change framework revised. Annual MARG/MCA Conference, Birmingham, United Kingdom, 19.11.-20.11. (Details)
  Klein, Aleksandra. 2015. Creativity meets performance: How does performance management foster team creative performance? 5th CIM Community Workshop, Enschede, Netherlands, 01.09.-02.09. Invited Talk (Details)
  Klein, Aleksandra. 2015. Creativity meets performance: How does performance management foster team creativity? 8th Conference on Performance Measurement and Management Control, Nizza, France, 30.09.-02.10. (Details)
2014 Klein, Aleksandra. 2014. Creativity Meets Performance: How Does Performance Management Foster Team Creativity? ECFED, Klagenfurt, Österreich, 03.07.-04.07.. (Details)

eBook/chapter in eBook

2013 Klein, Aleksandra, Kalashnikova, Anna. 2013. Creativity as a Shortcut to Economic Prosperity. Grin Verlag (Details)

Dissertation

2017 Klein, Aleksandra. 2017. Fostering Team Creativity Through Team Potency: The Roles of Use of Objective Performance Evaluation and Transformational Team Leadership in Creative Teams. Dissertation, Institute for Strategic Management and Management Control, Department of Strategy and Innovation, WU. (Details)

Unpublished lecture

2020 Klein, Aleksandra, Grabner, Isabella, Speckbacher, Gerhard. 2020. Managing the Tradeoff between Delegation and Team Task Interdependence. WHU IMC Research Seminar, Vallendar, 13.02.20 (Details)
  Klein, Aleksandra, Grabner, Isabella, Speckbacher, Gerhard. 2020. Managing the Tradeoff between Delegation and Team Task Interdependence. Vlerick/KU Leuven Research Seminar, Leuven, 04.02.20 (Details)
2018 Klein, Aleksandra, Lindner, Thomas, Wabnegg, Markus. 2018. Implications of Prospect Theory for the Stickiness of Costs. IB Finance PDW, London, 07.09.18 (Details)
2015 Klein, Aleksandra. 2015. Creativity Meets Performance. SSES Paper Seminar, Stockholm, 16.09. (Details)

Projects

2014
Creativity Meets Performance (2014-2017) (Details)