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Ass.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Lukas Zenk

Assistant Professor for Innovations- and Network research - Department for Knowledge- and Communications Management
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Ass.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Lukas Zenk

Wing H, 2. Floor, Room 2.351
+43 (0)2732 893-2337
+43 (0)2732 893-4335

Danube University Krems
Department for Knowledge and Communication Management
Dr.-Karl-Dorrek-Straße 30
3500 Krems

Research Focus

  • Creativity & Innovation
  • Social Network Analysis
  • Applied Improvisation


Research Performance


Professional Activities

Lukas Zenk is Assistant Professor for Innovation and Network Research at the Department of Knowledge and Communication Management. He studied a combination of business informatics, sociology, and psychology at the Vienna University of Technology and the University of Vienna, where he completed his doctorate in the field of dynamic team networks.


The area of innovation research addresses the basic science questions on how new ideas, processes, and products emerge, and the area of social network analysis investigates patterns of people’s interactions based on graph theory. By integrating cognitive processes and social interactions, the research studies allows us to study various processes of co-creation. In his current projects, he studies methods for collaborative creativity and the collective intelligence of stakeholder groups: