Dr Kevin Reuther

Academic Director, 


German, English, French
Germany, United Kingdom, Norway

Research Focus

Dr Kevin Reuther is the academic director of the S-E-A-M research Institute, aiming at the continious development of the systemic entrepreneurship activity method (S-E-A-M) to enable evidence-based entrepreneurship research through the structured collection and analysis of entrepreneurship process data. He is also a senior research fellow at the Chair of Innovation Management and Innovation Economics at Leipzig University and the Fraunhofer Institute for International Management and Knowledge Economy IMW, where he is responsible for evidence-based entrepreneurship research. Previously, he was responsible for the topics of entrepreneurship, innovation and research methodology as a deputy professor at the Westsächsische Hochschule Zwickau. His main research interests lay in the fields of evidence-based entrepreneurship research, entrepreneurship activity systems, systemic innovation research as well as interdependencies in innovation systems.


  • SEAM – Development of a Systemic Entrepreneurship Activity Model for Structured Collection and Analysis of Entrepreneurship Process Data (2020-2025)
  • Migrant Work Inclusion – Co-creating joint Opportunities through Employment and Entrepreneurship (2021-2025)


  • Academic Director
  • Senior Research Fellow (Leipzig University)

Global goals

Target 8.3
Target 8.6
Target 9.1
Target 13.2
Target 13.3

Professional Organisations

  • Research and Development Management Association (RADMA)
  • British Academy of Management (BAM)
  • Strategic Management Society (SMS)


  • Germany
  • United Kingdom
  • Norway

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