Prof. Dr. Patrick Cichy


Prof. Dr. Patrick Cichy Externe Fachperson

  • Adresse Berner Fachhochschule
    Brückenstrasse 73
    3005 Bern


  • Master Digital Business Administration (MScDBA)

  • Master Business Administration (MScBA)

  • Bachelor Betriebsökonomie (BScBA)

  • CAS AI for Business

  • Data Analytics (DATA)

  • Data & Technology (DT1)

  • Digital Business Models & New Marketing (DBNM)

  • Datenmanagement & Datenanalyse (WDDA)

  • Academic Skills (BACS)


  • Innovations- und Technologiemanagement

  • Data Science

  • Wirtschaftsinformatik

  • Entrepreneurship

  • Datenprodukte und datenbasierte Geschäftsmodelle

  • Text Mining and Visual Analytics

  • Privacy & Cybersecurity

  • Organizational Legitimacy


  • seit 06/2021 Forschungsprofessor für Applied Data Analytics, Berner Fachhochschule
  • 2020-2021 Senior Data Scientist, Westphalia DataLab
  • 2017-2019 Forschungsgruppenleiter/ Postdoc, Institut für Technologie- und Innovationsmanagement, RWTH Aachen University
  • 2015 Gastwissenschaftler, Business and Healthcare Analytics Lab, National University of Singapore
  • 2013-2017 Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter, Institut für Technologie- und Innovationsmanagement, RWTH Aachen University
  • 2012-2013 Diplomand, Volkswagen Financial Services
  • 2013-2017 Promotion im Technologie- und Innovationsmanagement an der RWTH Aachen University (Dr. rer. pol.)
  • 2006-2013 Studium der Wirtschaftswissenschaften an der Ruhr-Universität Bochum/ Helsinki School of Economics (Diplom-Ökonom)


  • Cichy, P., Salge, T.O., Kohli, R. (forthcoming) “Privacy Concerns and Data Sharing in the Internet of Things: Mixed Methods Evidence from Connected Cars,” MIS Quarterly.

  • Koester, N., Cichy, P., Antons, D., Salge, T.O. (2021) "Privacy Risk Perceptions in the Connected Car Context," Proceedings of the 54th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences – Best Paper Award (Internet and the Digital Economy Track)

  • Antons, D., Grünwald, E., Cichy, P., Salge, T.O. (2020), “The Application of Text Mining Methods in Innovation Research: Current State, Evolution Patterns, and Development Priorities,” R&D Management.

  • Cichy, P., Salge, T.O., (2017) “Creating Value from Personal Data: On the Legitimacy of Business Practices in the Field of Internet-Enabled Services,” Proceedings of the 38th International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS 2017).

  • Salge, T.O., Antons, D., Cichy, P., Foege, J.N., Hannen, J., Hütten, A.S.J. (2016), “Giving voice to all patients – How social, physical, and mental marginality shape patients’ intention and perceived ability to complain”, Health Care Management Review.

  • Cichy, P., Salge, T.O. (2015). “The Evolution of Privacy Norms: Mapping 35 Years of Technology-Related Privacy Discourse, 1980-2014,” Proceedings of the 36th International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS 2015).

  • Cichy, P., Salge, T.O., Kohli, R. (2014). “Extending the Privacy Calculus: The Role of Psychological Ownership,” Proceedings of the 35th International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS 2014).