Mareike conducts research in the field of information systems management. She is interested in topics such as digital platforms, algorithmic
management, AI and management, digital trust, the sharing economy, and new ways of working in the digital age. She conducts qualitative and quantitative research alike.
Previously, she worked as an Assistant Professor at Warwick Business School, a visiting scholar/teaching fellow at the London School of Economics,
and a postdoctoral researcher at NYU’s Stern School of Business. She received her doctoral degree in Management at the University of Hamburg, and an M.Sc. in Management from the London
School of Economics. Before starting her career in academia she worked for the United Nations.
Her research and comments have been featured in media outlets such as The Times, the Financial Times, the BBC, The Telegraph, the World Economic Forum, The Independent, The Conversation, and many more. Alone in 2017, her research about 'Uber drivers gaming the algorithm' was covered on the front page of the UK Times (print version) and in more than 200 press outlets worldwide.
In the past, she took over a number of service roles in the ISM community, including acting as a co-mini-track chair at HICSS conference (2019,2020, 2021), a member of the scientific committee of reshape work conference on the "gig economy" (2019), and a program committee member for the Pre-ICIS workshop on the "changing nature of work" (2018, 2019). She regularly acts as an AE for ICIS, AOM, ECIS, and HICSS conferences and as a reviewer for top journals in ISM. She received the WBS Award for Outstanding Contribution to Teaching 2018-2019.