Post-Doctoral Researcher

Johannes Gartner is assistant professor at the Institute for Innovation Management (IFI) at the Johannes Kepler University Linz, post-doctoral researcher at the Department of Management Studies (Entrepreneurship) at Aalto University, Helsinki and lecturer at the University of Applied Science Technikum Wien.

Johannes holds a PhD in Social and Economics Science from the Johannes Kepler University Linz, a Diploma in Computer Science from UAS Mittweida, Germany and a Master in Business Administration from WU Vienna University.

During his extra-occupational studies, Johannes gained professional management experience in international IT companies such as Hewlett Packard. He is co-founder and CEO of a company, specialized in online community building and is issuer of, the leading online magazines for additive manufacturing in the German language area. Furthermore, he is incorporator of GameSurvey, a research project aiming at the application of gamification in research.

Johannes conducts research in the area of disruptive technologies and research innovations with specialization in additive manufacturing and gamification.