Information Systems & Service Design
Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Michael Gau

Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Michael Gau

  • Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
    Fakultät für Wirtschaftswissenschaften
    Institut für Wirtschaftsinformatik und Marketing
    Kaiserstraße 89, 76133 Karlsruhe


Research Interests

  • Research Process Management
  • Design Science Research
  • Software Engineering

Short CV

Since 02.2020 Doctoral Researcher in the research group of Information Systems & Service Design (ISSD) at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Since 2017 Information technology specialist, Institute of Information Systems, University of Liechtenstein
2014 - 2017 Research Assistant, Institute of Information Systems, University of Liechtenstein
2008 - 2017 System Engineer, R&D, Bachmann Electronic, Austria
2006-2007 Research Assistant, Research center for user centered technologies, FH Vorarlberg, Austria
2007 Diplom-Ingenieur (FH) für technisch wissenschaftliche Berufe in information and communication engineering (iTec), University of applied science, Austria, Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain

Teaching (Lectures, Thesis Projects, etc.)

  • ISSD Seminar

Community Work


Tool Support for Design Science Research—Towards a Software Ecosystem: A Report from a DESRIST 2017 Workshop.
Morana, S.; vom Brocke, J.; Maedche, A.; Seidel, S.; Adam, M. T. P.; Bub, U.; Fettke, P.; Gau, M.; Herwix, A.; Mullarkey, M. T.; Nguyen, H. D.; Sjöström, J.; Toreini, P.; Wessel, L.; Winter, R.
2018. Communications of the Association for Information Systems, 43 (Article 17), 239–256. doi:10.17705/1CAIS.04317
Tool-Support for Design Science Research: Design Principles and Instantiation.
vom Brocke, J.; Fettke, P.; Gau, M.; Houy, C.; Maedche, A.; Morana, S.; Seidel, S.
2017. SSRN, 1–13. doi:10.2139/ssrn.2972803