University of St.Gallen
research platform alexandria

Institute for Systemic Management and Public Governance (IMP-HSG)

phone +41 (0)71 224 25 25
fax +41 (0)71 224 25 36
street Dufourstrasse 40a
post code & city 9000 St. Gallen
publications papers (2224)
projects project entries (404)
persons members of staff (58)
institute overview The Institute for Systemic Management and Public Governance, composed of four Research Centers (Tourism and Transport, Regional Science, Public Management and Governance, Organization Studies) changed its name as of January 1st, 2011.

After a restructuring in 1998, the institute replaced the former Institute for Tourism and Transportation Sciences, which was established in 1941, and was henceforth called Institute for Public Services and Tourism.

Being composed of four centers of competence, the Institute is capable of competently conducting projects at the interface of traditional academic disciplines. The main focus is laid on fields that have taken on greater significance in the context of globalization, decision-making of managers as regards the choice of location, management of public and private services.

The staff count is about 50 persons and is focusing on the following subject areas:

Conferences & further education
Various services