M.Sc. Sebastian Lins



Work Experience

03/2017
Research associate at the Chair for Information Systems and Systems Engineering at the University of Kassel

11/2014 - 02/2017
Research associate at the Department of Information Systems and System Development of the University of Cologne

04/2014 - 10/2014
Student employee at TÜV Rheinland i-sec GmbH, Cologne, Germany

10/2013 - 10/2014
Student assistant at the Department of Information Systems and System Development of the University of Cologne



Academic background

EDUCATION





Since 11/2014

PhD
in Information Systems at University
of Cologne, Cologne, Germany



 

10/2012 – 10/2014                          

Graduation:
Master of Science (Grade: 1.3) at University
of Cologne, Cologne, Germany, 

Major
subject: Information systems, Minor subjects:
Computer science and media management, Master
thesis: “Automated Cloud Service Certification” (Grade: 1.0)



   

10/2009 – 09/2012                         
Graduation:
Bachelor of Science (Grade: 1.5) at University
of Cologne, Cologne, Germany, 

Major
subject: Information systems, Minor subjects:
Computer science and business administration, Bachelor
thesis: “Determinants of Cloud Service Adoption” (Grade: 1.0)






PROFESSIONAL
EXPERIENCE








Since 03/2017                                    

Research
Assistant at University of Kassel,
Kassel, Germany



  • Principal researcher in charge of project management and execution for
    three research projects in the domain of IT certifications and cloud computing
  • Team leader of three PhD students and two student assistants
  • Research on the effectiveness of IT certifications and dynamic
    certifications for cloud services



11/2014 – 02/2017

Research
Assistant at University of Cologne,
Cologne, Germany



  • Operational and administrative management of the research project “Next
    Generation Certification”
  • Research on the effectiveness of IT certifications and dynamic
    certifications for cloud services





04/2014 – 10/2014                          

Student
employee at TÜV Rheinland i-sec GmbH,
Cologne, Germany

  • Cooperation
    during master thesis
  •  Further development of the cloud service
    certification catalogue 'Certified Cloud Service' and participation in
    certification audits






RESEARCH SPECIALIZATIONS





 



  • Development
    of a new data privacy certification based on the EU General Data Protection
    Regulation
  • The
    innovative development of dynamic cloud service certifications
  • Enhancing
    the effectiveness of certifications in e-commerce and cloud service contexts
  •  Gamification
    of information systems (in 2014-2015)                                                  


Awards

2013
Dean´s Award of the Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Science at the University of Cologne. Belonging to the best 5% of his cohort in his postgraduate studies

2011
Dean´s Award of the Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Science at the University of Cologne. Belonging to the best 5% of his cohort in his undergraduate studies


Last updated on 2018-30-05 at 04:00