Prof. Dr. Katharina Hölzle
[Translate to Englisch:] Valeska Maul

Valeska Maul, M.Sc.

Research Associate, Doctoral Candidate

E-Mail: valeska.maul(at)hpi.de

Phone: +49 (0)331 5509 4937

Room: G-1.E.09

External Profile: LinkedIn

Short Profile

Valeska Maul is a research assistant and Ph.D. candidate at the research group IT-Entrepreneurship of the Hasso Plattner Institute, Digital Engineering Faculty, University of Potsdam. Within the scope of her work at the research group, she assists Prof. Dr. Katharina Hölzle in the EFI commission work (Commission of Experts for Research and Innovation) as well as in the High-Tech Forum of the Federal Government. Valeska Maul's current research interests are concerned with the key activities in innovation systems, innovation policy, as well as bibliometric perspectives on digital entrepreneurship research.

Prior to this, Valeska Maul studied Business Administration (B.Sc., M.Sc.) at the University of Potsdam and the University of Bergen (Norway) with a focus on innovation management and entrepreneurship. During her studies, she worked as a student assistant at the Chair of Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship at the University of Potsdam.


  • Maul, V., Rose, R., Hölzle, K., & Hölscher, I. (2021). What makes for resilience in digital entrepreneurial ecosystems? Insights from the German Digital Hub Initiative. Accepted paper at the Creative Spark Conference on Resilience and Digital Entrepreneurship, Berlin, Germany.
  • Hölzle, K., Maul, V., & Rose, R. (2020). Wege aus der Krise – Entrepreneure und Start-ups brauchen mehr als Resilienz. Zeitschrift Führung + Organisation (zfo), 89(6), 349–353.
  • Hölzle, K., Rose, R., & Maul, V. (2020). Leading for innovation: A science mapping perspective. Academy of Management Proceedings, Accepted paper at the 80th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Toronto, Canada. https://doi.org/10.5465/AMBPP.2020.21158abstract
  • Hölzle, K., Rose, R., & Maul, V. (2020). Resilient digital entrepreneurship. http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3898540 (Open Access)
  • Maul, V., Rose, R., & Hölzle, K. (2020). Mapping the journal landscape of innovation studies: A bibliometric analysis. Accepted paper at the VHB Conference 2020, Frankfurt, Germany.