M.Sc. Adeline Frenzel

Research assistant
Faculty of Business Administration and Economics
Phone: +49 821 598 - 4083
Fax: +49 821 598 - 4432
Room: 1406 (J)
Visiting hours: Tue. 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.; please register via e-mail
Address: Universitätsstraße 16, 86159 Augsburg

Curriculum Vitae

Adeline Frenzel studied Geography and Regional Planning as well as Management and Tourism at the Catholic University Eichstaett-Ingolstadt, the University of Nottingham, Great Britain and the University of Tartu, Estonia. She worked as a student assistant at the Catholic University Eichstaett-Ingolstadt for several chairs and for the International Office. In 2014, she worked as a research assistant at the Institute for Work and Technology in Gelsenkirchen, Germany, in a project for the state of North Rhine-Westphalia on preventive structural change. In her master thesis, she continued this topic with focus on governance, structural policy and energy transition using the example of the European lignite mining regions.

In 2013, she received a Schuman Scholarship for the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium, and completed a traineeship in the press service covering the Committees on Regional Development (REGI) and on Transport and Tourism (TRAN) as well as the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly. In 2014, she completed an internship in Public Relations and event managementat the German Center for Venetian Studies in Venice, Italy. Previously, she gained experience in social media, community management and online marketing at the start-up Tourismuszukunft as an intern and working student.

After completing her studies, Adeline Frenzel worked for CACEIS Bank Deutschland GmbH (today CACEIS Bank S.A., Germany Branch) in Business Development for Banks & Broker/Dealer and Relationship Management. Afterwards, she worked as Sales & Marketing Analyst at gdp Global Drinks Partnership GmbH in the field of international premium beverages. Most recently, she was responsible for social planning and educational monitoring in the district of Ebersberg, Bavaria.

Since October 2018, she is a research assistant at the Chair of Information Systems and Management at the University of Augsburg.

Her research interests include digital platform governance, crowd work and gig economy, the future of work, the role of privacy in today's society as well as digital sustainability and green IT.



  • Outstanding Reviewer Award of the Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), 2020

Review Services

  • Communications of the Association for Information Systems (CAIS)
  • International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS)
  • European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS)
  • Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS)
  • Internationale Tagung der Wirtschaftsinformatik (WI)
  • Organization & Environment

PhD Courses

  • Theory and Theorizing in Information Systems Research (4 days), IT University of Copenhagen
    Lecturer: Associate Professor Dr. Benjamin Mueller, University of Lausanne, CH
    Summer 2020
  • Qualitative Research Methods (2 days), University of Goettingen
    Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Robert W. Gregory, McIntire School of Commerce, University of Virginia, USA
    Summer 2020
  • Workshop on Quantitative Methods (0.5 days), University of Augsburg
    Lecturer: Professor Chee-Wee Tan, Ph.D., Copenhagen Business School, DK
    Winter 2019/20
  • Mixed Methods Research (3 days), Institute for Digitization Research, Augsburg
    Lecturer: Professor Viswanath Venkatesh, Ph.D., Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas, USA
    Winter 2019/20
  • Seminal Readings in MIS (5 days), University of Augsburg
    Lecturer: Professor Saonee Sarker, PhD, University of Virginia, USA
    Summer 2019
  • Structural Equation Modeling Bootcamp (3 days), University of Paderborn
    Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Andreas Eggert
    Winter 2018/19



  • Digital Government Management 
    Preparation and realization of the exercise, assistance in the preparation and realization of the lecture
  • Electronic Commerce
    Preparation and realization of the tutorial, assistance in the preparation and realization of the lecture
  • Information Systems and Business Modelling
    Preparation and realization of the exercise
  • Management Information Systems
    Preparation and realization of the exercise
  • IT Innovation Research
    Seminar advisor
  • Digital Transformation Research
    Seminar advisor
  • Bachelor Theses


  • Advanced Management Information Systems
    Seminar advisor
  • Information Systems Research
    Seminar advisor


  • Association for Information Systems (AIS)

  • Institute for Digitization Research e.V.