Dr. Beate Klingenberg is Professor of Management and Sciences, as well as Supervisor of the School of Sciences at The Italian International Institute Lorenzo de’ Medici (LdM) in Florence, Italy. Furthermore, she is teaching as adjunct professor at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, NY and at the Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg, Mannheim, Germany.
She has many years of teaching experience in traditional and distance learning format. Her core fields of teaching are operations management and decision-sciences through Excel modeling. She also offers courses in global business, marketing, introduction to chemistry and college mathematics as well as history of sciences. She has published most recently in the fields of sustainability in education, and in the past also in environmental management, knowledge management, as well as operations management issues in real estate. Her publications appear in academic as well as practitioner publications. Her credentials include a Master in Chemistry and Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry (both University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany) as well as an MBA degree from Marist College, NY. Furthermore, she has extensive industry experience in technology transfer and project management.