Chair of Business Ethics and Management Control

Dipl.-Psych. Melanie Eichhorn
Phone +49-30-3 20 07-188
Fax +49-30-3 20 07-107

Research Assistant




Jahn, Johannes/Eichhorn, Melanie/Brühl, Rolf: How Do Individuals Judge Organizational Legitimacy? Effects of Attributed Motives and Credibility on Organizational Legitimacy, in: Business & Society, 2017, Online:

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Research Interests

  • Legitimacy and legitimation of organizations, accountability



Since April 2014: Research assistant at the Chair of Management Control at ESCP Europe Campus Berlin

2013: Diploma thesis “Emotional perspective-taking ability of alcohol-dependent patients”

2008-2013: Diploma studies in psychology; University of Vienna; main focus in occupational, organizational, and economic psychology, social and clinical psychology


Work Experience

  • Test administrator for adaptive intelligence diagnostics (AID3); standardization study of the University of Vienna, Great Britain, Austria & Germany

  • Project assistant UNESCO Bashkortostan & IB University Stuttgart: ”Project logopedics“, Russia & Germany

  • Internship LWL Clinic Münster