Christian Kobsda

Christian Kobsda works as a political consultant in the president’s office of the Leibniz Association. Before joining Leibniz, he dealt with Industry 4.0 and Smart Services at acatech and was scientific advisor to the Innovation Dialogue of the German Federal Chancellor.

He studied political science, philosophy and some economics at the universities of Passau, Rostock and at Freie University Berlin. In 2010 he received the Kurt-von-Fritz Science Award and in 2011 the Alumni Award for Political Science in Rostock.

He is keen on scientific policy advice and digital, social and frugal innovations.



Associated Researcher: Knowledge & Society

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Wissenschaftliche Politikberatung – Vermittler zwischen zwei Systemen (19.09.2018).
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Wie Forscher die Zahl ihrer Publikationen künstlich nach oben treiben (10.07.2017). Berliner Zeitung
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Eine Elefantenherde im Labor (21.07.2017). TAZ
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Der Elefant im Labor (21.07.2017).
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Spitzenmediziner schaffen ein Paper pro Woche !? (21.07.2017). Laborjournal Blog
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