Dr. Oliver Stengel

Academic Career

  • Associate Professor of General Sustainablity, 2017-2018, Bochum University of Applied Sciences
  • Research fellow and lecturer at the Integrate Institute for Sustainable Development, Bochum University of Applied Sciences, 2014-2017
  • Research assistant and junior research fellow at the Wuppertal Institute, 2006 – 2010
  • Phd “Sufficiency: The Consumer Society facing the ecological crisis”, 2011
  • Research fellow at the Wuppertal Institute, 2006 – 2014 (Research Group “Sustainable Consumption and Production)
  • Research Fellow at the Institute of Sociology, University of Jena, 2004 – 2006
  • Study of cultural anthropology, philosophy, educational sciences, 1995 – 1997
  • Study of sociology, psychology, political sciences, 1997 – 2003

Research Interest

  • Sustainable Development and Global Environmental Changes
  • Cellular Agriculture
  • Digital Transformation of Society and Economics
  • Future Studies and Technology Assessment
  • Consumption and Share Economy
  • Sustainable Consciousness
  • Education for Sustainable Development

Publications (Selection)

Stengel, O./Looy, A./Wallaschkowski, S. (Hg) (2017). Digitalzeitalter – Digitalgesellschaft: Das Ende des Industriezeitalters und der Beginn einer neuen Epoche. [Digital Age – Digital Society] Wiesbaden, Springer

Ameli, N./Fernandes, D./Stengel, O. (2017). Libraries of things: designing an optimal business model. Conference Paper, 4D Designing Development, Kaunas (Litauen), Sept 28-30

Stengel, O. (2016). Jenseits der Marktwirtschaft: Ökonomie im 21. Jahrhundert. [Beyond Capitalism: Economy in the 21th century] Wiesbaden, Springer

Engler, S./Bommert, W./Stengel, O. (Hg) (2016). Regional, innovativ und gesund: Nachhaltige Ernährung als Teil der großen Transformation. [Sustainable nutrition and the Great Transformation] Göttingen

Stengel, O. (2011). Suffizienz: die Konsumgesellschaft in der ökologischen Krise. [Sufficieny: The consumer society and its ecological crisis] München