Dr. Helmut H. Hergeth

Associate Professor, TATM

Email : hhh@ncsu.edu
Phone : 919-515-6574
Address : College of Textiles - Room 3318

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About

Dr. Helmut H. Hergeth is an Associate Professor in the College of Textiles at NC State University. He holds a BS degree in Textiles from North Carolina State University, an MBA and a Ph.D. in Business Management from the Westfaelische Wilhelms-Universitaet in Muenster, Germany.

Helmut Hergeth joined the faculty of the College of Textiles at NC State in 1991. Prior to this he worked for Akzo-Nobel’s Fiber and Polymer Division in Germany and in the United States as Export Manager and as Marketing Manager. He also worked as a Researcher at the Forschungsstelle fuer allgemeine und Textile Marktwirtschaft at the Westfalische Wilhelms-Universitat , Münster, Germany, working on forecasting and investment decisions for the textile industry.

Dr. Hergeth’s teaching and research focus on Strategic Cost Management issues and Economic Sustainability in the Textile and Apparel Industries, and on Textile Technology Management and Technology Roadmapping. He also works on concepts of Business Visualization and on how to integrate business management and entrepreneurship principles into textile education.

Research

  • Business Management Applications in Textiles and associated industries
  • Strategic Cost Management and Price / Cost Relationships
  • Technology Roadmapping and Knowledge Creation
  • Economic Sustainability in Textiles
  • Business Visualization
  • Textile Education, integration of entrepreneurship and business concepts into traditional textile education

Academic Degrees

Ph.D., Business Management, 1986
Westfalische Wilhelms-Universitaet, Münster, Germany

MBA, Diplomkaufmann, 1982
Westfalische Wilhelms-Universitaet, Münster, Germany

B.S., Textiles, 1980
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

Teaching

  • TTM 561- Strategic Technology Management in the Textile Complex
  • TTM 583 – Strategic Planning for Textile Firms
  • TTM 791 – Advanced Studies in Textile Technology Management
  • FTM 481 – Product Costing in the Textile and Apparel Industry
  • FTM 484 – Strategic Management and Decision Making for the Textile Firm
  • FTM 380 – Management and Control of Textile and Apparel Systems
  • FTM 282 – Introduction to Textile Brand Management and Marketing
  • FTM 220 – Principles of Retail and Supply Chain Management in Textiles
  • BUS 320 – Financial Management
  • ACC 200 – Introduction to Managerial Accounting

Recent Publications

  1. Hergeth, H. (2015). Visualizing the Financial Effects of Acquisitions and Mergers. International Business and Education Conferences . Publisher: The Clute Institute : CO, USA.
  2. Lu, Y., Hergeth, H. (2015). Understanding Consumer Quality Perceptions through Online Reviews. International Business and Education Conferences . Publisher: The Clute Institute : CO, USA.
  3. Hergeth, H. (2015). Visualizing the Financial Effects of Acquisitions and Mergers. International Business and Education Conferences . Publisher: The Clute Institute : CO, USA.
  4. Hergeth, H. (2014). Corporate Acquisitions ? How They Show Up On Planned Income Statements and Balance Sheets Using Business Visualization. The Clute Institute International Academic Conference – Business Track (431) . Publisher: The Clute Institute : Denver, CO.
  5.  Hergeth, H. and Kim, T. (2014). Body Dissatisfaction and Body Ratios for Men in their Twenties in the United States and Korea and the Impact on Apparel Purchase Behavior. The Clute Institute International Academic Conference , 430 . Publisher: The Clute Institute : Denver, CO.

NC State Library Scholarly Publications List

Graduate Projects

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Organizations


 
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