Christian Erk

PD Dr. Christian Erk

Head of Programmes


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Executive MBA HSG
Holzstrasse 15b
9010 St.Gallen

In his function as Head of Programs Christian Erk is mainly concerned with the strategic and conceptual planning as well as the operative implementation and execution of the Executive MBA Programs in General Management offered at the University of St.Gallen.
Christian Erk studied business administration (B.A. in Business Administration) at the University of St.Gallen and the Copenhagen Business School and earned a master's degree (M.Sc. in Political Theory) from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). In addition, Christian Erk holds a doctorate (Dr. phil.) awarded by the University of Zurich and also qualified as a professor for business, economics and ethics at the University of St.Gallen. Furthermore, he successfully completed a training programme (CAS) in university didactics at the University of St.Gallen.
Christian Erk gained work experience as assistant to the CEO of the Grand Resort Bad Ragaz AG as well as assistant to the director of the foundation Diakoniewerk Neumünster. Before he joined the EMBA team, he worked as an assistant professor for management and ethics as well as a project manager at the University of St.Gallen. In the latter function he was, amongst others, also involved in the advancement of the St.Gallen Management Model.
An up-to-date list of his publications as well as an overview of his reasearch interests can be found here.