Prof. Dr. Jan Muntermann

Full Professor
Faculty of Business and Economics
Phone: +49 821 598-4804
Fax: +49 821 598-4894
Room: 2308 (J)
Open hours: Thu. 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. (via zoom) after registration by email
Address: Universitätsstraße 16, 86159 Augsburg

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Jan Muntermann is a Professor of Financial Data Analytics and a member of the Faculty of Business and Economics at the University of Augsburg.


His research and teaching focus on the role of digitalization in the financial services industry and the finance function of companies. His work on managerial decision support addresses the question of how to extract useful information from large and heterogeneous datasets in finance. Further, his work examines the use of digital technologies for the development and execution of digital business strategy in the financial services industry.


Professor Muntermann‘s research has been published in leading journals, including Information Systems Research, the Journal of the Association for Information Systems, the Journal of Information Technology, the Journal of Information Systems, Decision Support Systems, and the European Journal of Information Systems. Muntermann currently serves on the editorial board of Decision Support Systems and Schmalenbach Journal of Business Research.


He received research funding from the European Commission and the German Federal Ministry of Finance (BMF). Since 2022, he has been appointed as a member of the Digital Finance Forum established by the BMF.


Before joining the University of Augsburg, he held the positions of a Full Professor (Chair of E-Finance and Digital Markets) at the University of Göttingen and of an Assistant Professor (Jun.-Professor of Electronic Securities Trading) at Goethe-University Frankfurt. He has been a visiting scholar at London Business School and Microsoft Research Cambridge.


Muntermann holds a degree in Business Administration (Diplom-Kaufmann) and Ph.D. (Dr. rer. pol.) from Goethe University Frankfurt.


2022 - Full Professor and Chair of Financial Data Analytics, University of Augsburg
2010 -   2022 Full Professor and Chair of Electronic Finance and Digital Markets, Georg-August University Göttingen
2008 - 2010 Assistant Professor, Juniorprofessur for E-Finance & Securities Trading, Goethe University Frankfurt
2007 -   2008 Research Associate, E-Finance Lab, Frankfurt
2007 Visiting Scholar, London Business School, London
2002 - 2007 Research Assistant (Dr. rer. pol.), Goethe-University Frankfurt
2005 Visiting Scientist, Microsoft Research, Cambridge (UK)
1997 - 2002 IT Consultant and Software Developer, Interactive Data AG (today: FactSet Digital Solutions)


Research Areas

  • Data analytics to support financial decision-making
  • Development and implementation of digital business strategies in the financial industry
  • Conceptual foundations and methods for developing analytical and design-oriented theories

Awards & Prizes

  • WirtschaftsWoche Business Administration Ranking 2022: Top 10% (Lifetime Ranking)
  • WirtschaftsWoche Business Administration Ranking 2019: Top 10% (Lifetime Ranking)
  • AIS Scholar Research Ranking 2017: Rank #68
  • CIONET European Research Paper of the Year 2016 Nomination
  • AIS Scholar Research Ranking 2016: Rank #34
  • Nomination for the VHB Best Paper Award 2016
  • Best Completed Research Paper Award at PACIS 2015
  • CIONET European Research Paper of the Year 2015 Nomination
  • Handelsblatt Ranking 2014 (Top 100 under 40): Rank #38
  • Handelsblatt Ranking 2012 (Top 100 under 40): Rank #94
  • Best Paper Nomination at AMCIS 2010
  • Best Paper Nomination at the HICSS 2010

Selected Publications

Alfred Benedikt Brendel and Jan Muntermann. 2022. Replication of design theories: reflections on function, outcome, and impact. DOI: 10.1111/isj.12387
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Jan Roeder, Matthias Palmer and Jan Muntermann. 2022. Data-driven decision-making in credit risk management: the information value of analyst reports. DOI: 10.1016/j.dss.2022.113770
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Dennis Kundisch, Jan Muntermann, Anna Maria Oberländer, Daniel Rau, Maximilian Röglinger, Thorsten Schoormann and Daniel Szopinski. 2022. An update for taxonomy designers: methodological guidance from information systems research. DOI: 10.1007/s12599-021-00723-x
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Alfred Benedikt Brendel, Tim-Benjamin Lembcke, Jan Muntermann and Lutz M. Kolbe. 2021. Toward replication study types for design science research. DOI: 10.1177/02683962211006429
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Michael Siering, Jan Muntermann and Miha Grčar. 2021. Design principles for robust fraud detection: the case of stock market manipulations. DOI: 10.17705/1jais.00657
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M. Siering, Jan Muntermann and B. Rajagopalan. 2018. Explaining and predicting online review helpfulness: the role of content and reviewer-related signals. DOI: 10.1016/j.dss.2018.01.004
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Matthias Eickhoff and Jan Muntermann. 2016. Stock analysts vs. the crowd: mutual prediction and the drivers of crowd wisdom. DOI: 10.1016/
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Robert Wayne Gregory, Mark Keil, Jan Muntermann and Magnus Mähring. 2015. Paradoxes and the nature of ambidexterity in IT transformation programs. DOI: 10.1287/isre.2014.0554
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Heiko Roßnagel, Jan Zibuschka, Oliver Hinz and Jan Muntermann. 2014. Users' willingness to pay for web identity management systems. DOI: 10.1057/ejis.2013.33
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Robert Wayne Gregory and Jan Muntermann. 2014. Heuristic theorizing: proactively generating design theories. DOI: 10.1287/isre.2014.0533
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Robert C. Nickerson, Upkar Varshney and Jan Muntermann. 2013. A method for taxonomy development and its application in information systems. DOI: 10.1057/ejis.2012.26
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