Eva A. Schmitz
Eva Alexandra Schmitz is PhD candidate at Manchot Graduate School at Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf. Her research focuses on understanding the role of social responsibility, activities and missions in emerging and existing enterprises. Since 2014 she lectures seminars on entrepreneurship, social entrepreneurship and corporate entrepreneurship at the startup incubator garage33 at Paderborn University. She is interested in understanding how social enterprises emerge, in training future social entrepreneurs and in creating awareness for social entrepreneurs. That is why she held a TEDx talk on what social entrepreneurs do and why they need specific support (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kx0ir7WuIPY&feature=share).