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Staff members with discipline Business

Academia develops at the interface of different fields. This is one reason why the University of Groningen is home to a wide range of fields, each with a great number of subject specialists. The overview below, which is based on a standard categorization of fields, will help you find the right expert for each field. If you cannot find the expert you are looking for in this list, try searching via a related field or faculty; you may find him or her there.

Overview of all disciplines

dr. D.H.M. (Dirk) Akkermans
Contact
d.h.m.akkermans rug.nl
+31 50 36 33757
Function
Assistant Professor
LEAN Six Sigma Green en Blackbelt
drs. ing. B.S. (Bas) Baalmans
Contact
b.s.baalmans rug.nl
Function
Corporate entrepreneurship / Intrapreneurship / Corporate venturing
dr. O. (Olga) Belousova
Contact
o.belousova rug.nl
Function
Assistant professor
Strategic marketing planning, Governance of buyer-supplier relationships, Interfirm absorptive capacity
dr. J. (Hans) Berger
Contact
j.berger rug.nl
+31 50 36 33249
Function
Assistant professor
Field / Discipline
prof. dr. T.H.A. (Tammo) Bijmolt
Contact
t.h.a.bijmolt rug.nl
+31 50 36 37319
Function
Full Professor, Chairman of the department
Field / Discipline
Organizational change; information systems; implementation; health care.
prof. dr. A. (Albert) Boonstra
Contact
albert.boonstra rug.nl
+31 50 36 37289
Function
Professor of Information Management
Marketing, Finance, HRM and ICT, summarized in one word: Entrepreneurship
dr. J.T. Bouma
Contact
j.t.bouma rug.nl
Function
Head of Customer Insights Center (RUGCIC)
Small Business Management & Entrepreneurship
dr. M.J. (Maryse) Brand
Contact
m.j.brand rug.nl
+31 50 36 37492
Function
Associate Professor
prof. dr. E.O. (Bert) de Brock
Contact
e.o.de.brock rug.nl
+31 50 36 37315
Function
Professor Business Information Modelling
Innovation Adoption, Value Appropriation, Digital Business Models,  E-Commerce, Digital Transformation, Digital Innovations, Motion Picture Industry, Videogame Industry, Music Industry, Social Media & Influencers.
dr. T.L.J. (Thijs) Broekhuizen
Contact
t.l.j.broekhuizen rug.nl
+31 50 36 33777
Function
Associate Professor
Bussiness valuation, Asset pricing
dr. ing. N. (Nanne) Brunia
Contact
n.brunia rug.nl
+31 50 36 36388
Function
Lecturer
Field / Discipline
Sustainable logistics; Logistics collaboration; Supply Chain Management; Physical internet; Sustainable innovation; Alternative fuel transportation systems
dr. ir. P. (Paul) Buijs
Contact
p.buijs rug.nl
Function
Assistant Professor Sustainable Logistics
Field / Discipline
Corporate Governance, Gender Diversity Policies, Executive Compensation, Formal and Informal Institutions
S. (Shili) Chen
Contact
shili.chen rug.nl
Function
PhD student
Field / Discipline
Governance, Corporate finance, Bankruptcy.
prof. dr. O. (Oscar) Couwenberg
Contact
o.couwenberg rug.nl
Function
Professor of Corporate Governance
Field / Discipline
Corporate governance; Executive compensation; Formal and informal institutions
prof. dr. H. (Hans) van Ees
Contact
h.van.ees rug.nl
Function
Professor Corporate governance and institutions, Dean University College Groningen
Preference Measurement 
Conjoint Analysis 
Choice Experiments
Experimental Designs
Choice Modeling
Product development
Innovation
Digitalization
Pricing
Branding
dr. F. (Felix) Eggers
Contact
f.eggers rug.nl
Function
Associate professor
Sustainable entrepreneurship
M. (Manon) Eikelenboom, MSc
Contact
m.eikelenboom rug.nl
Function
PhD Sustainable Entrepreneurship
Field / Discipline
Industrial Product Development and Product Strategy, Quantitative Methods
prof. dr. ir. J.M.L. (Jo) van Engelen
Contact
j.m.l.van.engelen rug.nl
+31 50 36 33830
Function
Professor
Field / Discipline
Business Models for a Circular Economy, Circular Entrepreneurship
dr. ir. N.R. (Niels) Faber
Contact
n.r.faber rug.nl
Function
Assistant Professor
Digital Transformation, Digital Business Models, Digital Innovation
N.E. (Nicolai) Fabian, MSc
Contact
n.e.fabian rug.nl
Function
Ph.D. Candidate
dr. A.J. (Arjan) Frederiks
Contact
a.j.frederiks rug.nl
+31 50 36 37298
Function
Assistant Professor
Corporate Finance; Corporate Governance; International Financial Management
dr. H. (Halit) Gonenc
Contact
h.gonenc rug.nl
+31 50 36 34237
Function
Associate Professor
Field / Discipline
Sustainable Entreprenaurship
Social and environmental strategies for enterprises 
Sustainable buildings
Participatory design
Design thinking
ir. A. (Angela) Greco, MSc
Contact
a.greco rug.nl
Function
PhD Researcher
Digital marketing, marketing attribution, ad blocking, (online) customer journey, (online) advertising, mobile marketing, customer relationship management, customer feedback metrics, text mining
dr. E. (Evert) de Haan
Contact
evert.de.haan rug.nl
+31 50 36 32802
Function
Assistant Professor
Field / Discipline
Entrepreneurial Mindset
Corporate Entrepreneurship
D.Y. (Dagmar) Hattenberg, MSc
Contact
d.y.holm rug.nl
Function
PhD student
Culture, Communication & Leadership 
Shakespeare, Presentism & Performance
Ethnic and Racial Studies
No picture available
Contact
c.p.a.heijes rug.nl
Function
Assistant Professor
prof. dr. G.J. (Jan) van Helden
Contact
g.j.van.helden rug.nl
+31 50 36 37355
Function
Emeritus Professor
drs. A.I. (Annelène) Hofstetter
Contact
a.i.hofstetter rug.nl
+31 50 36 32863
Function
Program manager/Trainee
Field / Discipline
Corporate governance, financial reporting
prof. dr. R.B.H. (Reggy) Hooghiemstra
Contact
r.b.h.hooghiemstra rug.nl
+31 50 36 33772
Function
Professor; Head of Department
Field / Discipline
Methods:
Discrete Event Simulation
Agent Based Simulation
Mathematical Modelling
Optimiztion

Topics:
Production Planning
Supply Chain Planning
dr. ing. A. (Alexander) Hübl
Contact
a.hubl rug.nl
+31 53 637 385
Function
Lecturer
Service Development, Management and Operations. In particular Accounting, Billing & Charging; domain: Digitalisation, Information Society, Smart Grids, Public
prof. dr. G.B. (George) Huitema
Contact
g.b.huitema rug.nl
+31 50 36 34495
Function
Professor
Measuring of research output, Current Research Information Systems (PURE), Impact of research, Information and Data literacy,
Educational effectiveness, Information and Data Retrieval, Knowledge Management, Data Management.
drs. B. (Bert) Huizing, MSc
Contact
b.huizing rug.nl
+31 50 36 33257
Function
Academic Information Specialist
Innovation, business development, entrepreneurship, marketing, e-commerce and strategy
dr. K.R.E. (Eelko) Huizingh
Contact
k.r.e.huizingh rug.nl
+31 50 36 33779
Function
Associate Professor
Field / Discipline
Social complexity, agent based simulation, innovation diffusion, opinion dynamics
dr. W. (Wander) Jager
Contact
w.jager rug.nl
+31 6 3618 4622
Function
Associate Professor, Managing director of Groningen Center for Social Complexity Studies (GCSCS)
prof. dr. G. (Gjalt) de Jong
Contact
g.de.jong rug.nl
+31 58 205 5000
Function
Professor Sustainable Entrepreneurship in a Circular Economy
Non-financial information, integrated reporting and assurance
prof. dr. A.E.M. (Nancy) Kamp-Roelands, ra
Contact
a.e.m.kamp-roelands rug.nl
Function
Professor non-financial information, integrated reporting and assurance
Field / Discipline
Investor Behavior, Behavioral Finance
dr. M.M. (Marc) Kramer
Contact
m.m.kramer rug.nl
+31 50 36 34532
Function
Senior Lecturer/Researcher
ing. R.G.J. (Jeroen) Kuper
Contact
r.g.j.kuper rug.nl
+31 50 36 33768
Function
Universitair docent Accountancy & Internal Control
Entrepreneurial Education
No picture available
Contact
j.loef rug.nl
Function
PhD student
communication, management skills, personal leadership
drs. G.W.M. (Gerni) Luttikhuis
Contact
g.w.m.luttikhuis rug.nl
Function
lecturer, facilitator, coach
Field / Discipline
Teamwork; work characteristics; team member characteristics; team composition; performance management
prof. dr. H.B.M. (Eric) Molleman
Contact
h.b.m.molleman rug.nl
+31 50 36 33846
Function
Professor
dr. J.A. (Bram) Neuijen
Contact
j.a.neuijen rug.nl
+31 50 36 36637
Function
Program Manager EMFC; teacher GEM
Employability (officer), Career Services, in the past: study advice and research
M. (Marjolijn) Onrust
Contact
m.onrust rug.nl
+31 50 36 39779
Function
Employability Officer FSE
Field / Discipline
drs. J. (Hans) van Polen
Contact
j.van.polen rug.nl
+31 50 36 34288
Function
Lecturer
prof. dr. D.J. (Damien) Power
Contact
d.power rug.nl
Function
Professor Global Operations Management
Field / Discipline
J.B.J. (Julia) Prömpeler
Contact
j.b.j.prompeler rug.nl
Function
PhD Candidate
dr. C. (Cees) Reezigt
Contact
c.reezigt rug.nl
+31 50 36 33858
Function
Senior Lecturer
Asset allocation, equity markets, hedge funds, strategy, macroeconomics, and valuation
prof. dr. R.M. (Roelof) Salomons
Contact
r.m.salomons rug.nl
Function
Professor
Field / Discipline
No picture available
Contact
m.sanders rug.nl
Function
Business Manager at Bernoulli Institute for Mathematics, Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence
information management, requirements engineering, business intelligence,  information visualization,  management accounting, and business research methods
No picture available
Contact
s.sibum rug.nl
+31 50 36 33535
Function
Teacher
* Retail marketing expertise: grocery retailing in general, retail branding & format development, category management & the retail-mix, shopping behavior, online food retailing, omni-channel retailing.
* Brand marketing expertise: branding & positioning, private labels, price & promotion tactics, retailer-supplier relationship and exclusive assortment
* General fields of interest: food trends, new business models and business valuation.
prof. dr. L.M. (Laurens) Sloot
Contact
l.m.sloot rug.nl
+31 50 36 33686
Function
Professor of Entrepreneurship in Retailing
dr. E. (Edin) Smailhodzic
Contact
e.smailhodzic rug.nl
Function
Assistant Professor
Finance, Derivative Instruments
dr. P.P.M. (Peter) Smid
Contact
p.p.m.smid rug.nl
+31 50 36 33668
Function
Associate dean for education
Field / Discipline
Management accounting and control; organisational change
dr. M.P. (Martijn) van der Steen
Contact
m.p.van.der.steen rug.nl
+31 50 36 33993
Function
Associate Professor
See: www.inthelead.net
Leadership, organizational change, self-managing teams, management development, gender and leadership, top management teams, middle management.
prof. dr. J.I. (Janka) Stoker
Contact
j.i.stoker rug.nl
+31 50 36 33837
Function
Professor of Leadership and Organizational Change, Director centre of expertise In the LEAD
prof. dr. D.M. (Dirk) Swagerman
Contact
d.m.swagerman rug.nl
+31 50 36 37355
Function
Professor
Defensive marketing, customer management, service excellence, customer delight, service guarantees
dr. J.P.R. (Jean-Pierre) Thomassen
Contact
j.p.r.thomassen rug.nl
Function
lecturer
Field / Discipline
Management accounting and Management Control
dr. S. (Sandra) Tillema
Contact
s.tillema rug.nl
+31 50 36 34539
Function
Associate Professor
Field / Discipline
Management accounting and control
prof. dr. ir. P.M.G. (Paula) van Veen-Dirks
Contact
p.van.veen-dirks rug.nl
+31 50 36 33673
Function
Professor
Field / Discipline
Marketing, Retailing, Sustainable Behavior, Big Data 
prof. dr. P.C. (Peter) Verhoef
Contact
p.c.verhoef rug.nl
+31 50 36 37320
Function
Dean, Professor
Field / Discipline
Marketing management in general, especially Retail Marketing (including omnichanneling) and International Marketing. (Quantitative) Marketing Research in general, especially factor analysis, cluster analysis, reliability analysis, and regression. Qualitative Research Methods. 

Master thesis supervision on the topic of electronic word-of-mouth (eWOM) and online consumer reviews (OCRs)
dr. J.A. (Liane) Voerman
Contact
j.a.voerman rug.nl
+31 50 36 37065
Function
Program Director BSc Business Administration and Senior Lecturer
Field / Discipline
Marketing-Interfaces (e.g., Marketing-HR Interface, Marketing-Organization)
Sales Management and Customer Relationship Management
Pricing (e.g., Online-Offline Pricing, Dynamic Pricing)
Business-to-Business Marketing
dr. A.E. (Arnd) Vomberg
Contact
a.e.vomberg rug.nl
Function
Assistant professor
Change Management, Stakeholder Management, IS in Healthcare
dr. J.F.J. (Janita) Vos
Contact
j.f.j.vos rug.nl
+31 50 36 37161
Function
Assistant Professor
Field / Discipline
Business ethics, creativity and innovation, goals and motivation, leadership and management, multisource feedback, performance management and evaluation.
dr. T. (Tim) Vriend
Contact
t.vriend rug.nl
Function
Assistant Professor
Operations Management, Operations Strategy, Clinical pathways, Patient logistics.
prof. dr. J. (Jan) de Vries
Contact
jan.de.vries rug.nl
+31 50 36 33859
Function
Professor
Field / Discipline
* Cooperation/collaboration within and between teams, work groups, and organizations (i.e., boundary spanning).
* Innovative organizational designs, such as multiteam systems, that can be used for combining the unique expertise of diverse groups in complex and dynamic task environments.
No picture available
Contact
thom.de.vries rug.nl
+31 50 36 39377
Function
Assistant professor
Cooperation with African universities
Science, Business & Policy
dr. P.D.M. (Peter) Weesie
Contact
p.d.m.weesie rug.nl
+31 50 36 32256
Function
Project leader
dr. G.A. (Gera) Welker
Contact
g.a.welker umcg.nl
+31 50 361 3512
Function
Consultant Implementation
Pharmaceutical marketing, Marketing Model Building, Time series analysis, Diffusion modelling, Churn Analysis, Statistical Quality Control, Six Sigma, Database Marketing, Marketing Analytics, State Space Modeling, Kalman Filtering, Data Science
prof. dr. J.E. (Jaap) Wieringa
Contact
j.e.wieringa rug.nl
+31 50 36 37093
Function
Full professor of Research Methods in Business
Subdisciplines
Sociology of organizations - sociology of work - sociological theory - economic sociology - sociology of aging

Topics
Sustainable cooperation - governance - organizational control - organizational change - administrative reform - institutional change - decentralization - social network dynamics - humanitarian action
prof. dr. R.P.M. (Rafael) Wittek
Contact
r.p.m.wittek rug.nl
+31 50 36 36282
Function
Full Professor
Dutch and European private international law, international civil procedural law, international commercial arbitration, international private air law (airplanes), international business law, enforcement of foreign judgments, cross-border tort law, cross-border contracting, international aspects of Information and communications technology law, international aspects of intellectual property, international estate planning of wealthy individuals, trusts, international mass damage claims, litigation in Dutch courts in cross-border cases.
prof. mr. dr. M.H. (Mathijs) ten Wolde
Contact
m.h.ten.wolde rug.nl
+31 50 36 35785
Function
professor of Private law, Private International Law, International Transport Law
Field / Discipline
Business Ethics
Integrity Management
Financial Management
dr. R.O.S. (Raymond) Zaal
Contact
r.o.s.zaal rug.nl
+31 50 36 33658
Function
Assistant Professor
Field / Discipline
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