Management Nonprofit-Organisation

Welcome to the Chair for Management of Nonprofit-Organisations!

The chair of Prof. Dr. Agnes Bäker is part of the Department of Business Administration at the Faculty of Economics, Business Administration and Information Technology.


Thank you for a wonderful time at the University of Zurich and come visit me at VU Amsterdam, where I will be Associate Professor of Leadership starting November 1st, 2021.  -- Agnes Bäker


The chair focuses on research in the areas of Management of Higher Education Institutions, Personnel Economics and Behavioral Economics. Nonprofit-Organizations such as higher education institutions, sports and hospitals are analyzed from a human resource management perspective, applying a mainly quantitative data analysis approach. The chair’s research has been funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF), the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research and the British Leverhulme Trust.