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Dr. Florian Roth

Dr. Florian Roth

Dr. Florian Roth

ZHAW School of Management and Law
Center for Corporate Responsibility
Theaterstrasse 17
8400 Winterthur

+41 (0) 58 934 66 45

Personal profile

Position at the ZHAW

Research Associate

Expertise and research interests

Systemic resilience, transformation and innovation processes, sustainability governance, crisis management and communication

Educational background

2015 PhD in Political Science, University of Konstanz

2008 M.A. in Political Science, Media & Arts and History, University of Konstanz and Stockholm University

Professional milestones

2019 Project Manager, Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI, Karlsruhe

2011 Senior Researcher, Center for Security Studies CSS, ETH Zürich

2008 Research Associate, Deptartment of Politics and Public Administration and Associate at the Center of Excellence, University of Konstanz

Membership of networks



Articles in scientific journal, peer-reviewed
Book parts, peer-reviewed
Conference contributions, peer-reviewed
Other publications

Publications before appointment at the ZHAW

Wittmann, F.; Roth, F.; Hufnagl, M.; Lindner, R.; Yorulmaz, M. (2022): Towards a framework for impact assessment for mission-oriented innovation policies. A formative toolbox approach, fteval Journal for Research and Technology Policy Evaluation, 53, 31-42.

Roth, F.; Warnke, P.; Niessen, P.; Edler, J. (2021): Insights into systemic resilience from innovation research perspectives, ISI Policy Brief 21/01.

Wittmann, F.; Hufnagl, M.; Lindner, R.; Roth, F.; Edler, J. (2021): Governing varieties of mission-oriented innovation policies: A new typology, Science and Public Policy, 2021, 00, 1-12.

Eckhard, S.; Lenz, A.; Seibel, W.; Roth, F.; Fatke, M. (2020): Latent Hybridity in Administrative Crisis Management: The German Refugee Crisis of 2015/16, Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, 31(2), 416-433.

Edler, J.; Blind, K.; Frietsch, R.; Kimpeler, S.; Kroll, H.; Lerch, C.; Reiss, T.; Roth, F.; Schubert, T.; Schuler, J.; Walz, R. (2020): Technologiesouveränität - Von der Forderung zum Konzept. Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Eriksen, C.; Simon, G.L.; Roth, F.; Lakhina, S.J.; Wisner, B.; Adler, C.; Thomalla, F.; Scolobig, A.; Brady, K.; Bründl, M.; Neisser, F.; Grenfell, M.; Maduz, L.; Prior, T. (2020): Rethinking the interplay between affluence and vulnerability to aid climate change adaptive capacity. Climatic change, online.

Roth, F.; Prior, T.; Käser, M. (2019): Natural Hazards Governance in Western Europe, Oxford Research Encyclopaedia of Hazard Science.

Roth, F.; Prior, T. (2019): Utility of Virtual Operation Support Teams: An International Survey, Australian Journal of Emergency Management, 34(2), 53-​59.

Roth, F.; Herzog, M. (2016): Strategische Krisenfrüherkennung – Instrumente, Möglichkeiten und Grenzen, Zeitschrift für Außen- und Sicherheitspolitik, 201-211.

Roth, F.; Prior, T. (2014): The boundaries of building societal resilience: responsibilization and Swiss Civil defense in the Cold War, Behemoth - A Journal on Civilisation, 7(2), 103-123.

Roth, F.; Prior, T. (2013): Disaster, Resilience and Security in Global Cities, Journal of Strategic Security, 6(2), 59-69.