Prof. Dr. Georgeta Vidican Auktor
Professor of Economics, Nürnberg Institute of Technology
Prof. Dr. Georgeta Vidican Auktor is a development economist working in academia, research and policy advice. Currently she is a professor at the Nürnberg Institute of Technology /Technische Hochschule Georg Simon Ohm and associate researcher at the German Development Institute in Bonn. Her research and teaching focuses on sustainable energy transition in developing and emerging countries, industrial policy and private sector development, innovation systems and policy, entrepreneurship and competitiveness, and technology and science policy. She earned her Doctoral and Masters degree in International Development and Regional Planning from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the United Stated. She has published extensively and has advised development cooperation stakeholders in Germany and the Middle East and North Africa.