Dominik Fischer, M.Sc.

Dominik Fischer


Address:Arcisstr. 21, 80333 München
Phone:+49 89 289 23239
Office Hours:By Appointment 


2005-2008Apprenticeship Specialized Computer Scientist – Software Development (COC), BFS f. EDV-Berufe Plattling
2008-2011Software developer at idowapro, Straubing and Landshut; focus on e-commerce

B.Sc. in Business Computer Science with honors
TH Deggendorf  
(Research internship in Taiwan and Chile

2015- 2017

M.Sc. in Data- and Knowledge Engineering
OvGU Magdeburg
(Semester apart at TU Tampere, Finland)

Since 2017Research Assistant Full Professorship Financial Accounting
Prof. Dr. Jürgen Ernstberger
Technical University of Munich

Research Interests

  • Social Cognition
  • Intelligent Systems
  • Swarm Intelligence
  • Managerial and Organizational Cognition

Thesis Fields

  • Agent Based Simulation and Modeling in Organizations
  • Network Analytics in Audit and Financial Accounting
  • Predictive Analytics and A.I. (in Audit and Financial Accounting)
  • (Social) Cognition in Organizations

Please contact me if there is any interest in works combining data science, neuroscience and management!


[Working Paper] Fischer, D. 2019. The boundary and complexity of an organizational mind.

[Working Paper] Fischer, D., Mostaghim, S., & Albantakis, L. 2019. How cognitive and environmental constraints influence the reliability of simulated animats in groups.

Downar, B., & Fischer, D. 2019. Wirtschaftsprüfung im Zeitalter der Digitalisierung. In R. Obermeier (Ed.), Handbuch Industrie 4.0 und Digitale Transformation (1st ed.). Gabler Verlag.

Fischer, D., Mostaghim, S. & Albantakis, L., 2018. How swarm size during evolution impacts the behavior, generalizability, and brain complexity of animats performing a spatial navigation task. GECCO 2018. Available at:

Richter, W.-D. & Fischer, D., 2016. Journal Entry Testing - Ein praxisorientierter Ansatz unter Verwendung der Netzwerkstruktur. In G. Herde, ed. GoBD und Big Data - Neue Herausforderungen für die digitale Datenanalyse. Erich Schmidt Verlag Berlin.

Herde, G. & Fischer, D., 2015. Performance Measurement of Audit Software Tools. Bavarian Journal of Applied Sciences, 1(1).

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