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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.

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Healthcare management; Total Quality Management, integrated care, quality management models, performance management, lean.
prof. dr. ir. C.T.B. (Kees) Ahaus
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Professor
dr. D.H.M. (Dirk) Akkermans
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Assistant Professor
LEAN Six Sigma Green en Blackbelt
Corporate entrepreneurship / Intrapreneurship / Corporate venturing
Strategic marketing planning, Governance of buyer-supplier relationships, Interfirm absorptive capacity
dr. J. (Hans) Berger
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Assistant professor
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prof. dr. T.H.A. (Tammo) Bijmolt
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Full Professor, Chairman of the department
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Organizational change; information systems; implementation; health care.
Marketing, Finance, HRM and ICT, summarized in one word: Entrepreneurship
dr. J.T. Bouma
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Head of Customer Insights Center (RUGCIC)
Small Business Management & Entrepreneurship
dr. M.J. (Maryse) Brand
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Associate Professor
Innovation Adoption, Value Appropriation, Digital Business Models,  E-Commerce, Digital Transformation, Digital Innovations, Motion Picture Industry, Videogame Industry, Music Industry.
Bussiness valuation, Asset pricing
dr. ing. N. (Nanne) Brunia
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Lecturer
Sustainable logistics; Logistics collaboration; Supply Chain Management; Physical internet; Sustainable innovation; Alternative fuel transportation systems
dr. ir. P. (Paul) Buijs
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Assistant Professor Sustainable Logistics
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Corporate Governance, Gender Diversity Policies, Executive Compensation, Formal and Informal Institutions
S. (Shili) Chen
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PhD student
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Governance, Corporate finance, Bankruptcy.
prof. dr. O. (Oscar) Couwenberg
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Professor of Governance and Geography
Corporate governance; Executive compensation; Formal and informal institutions
prof. dr. H. (Hans) van Ees
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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
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Associate professor
Sustainable entrepreneurship
M. (Manon) Eikelenboom, MSc
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PhD Sustainable Entrepreneurship
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Industrial Product Development and Product Strategy, Quantitative Methods
prof. dr. ir. J.M.L. (Jo) van Engelen
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Professor
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Business Models for a Circular Economy, Circular Entrepreneurship
dr. ir. N.R. (Niels) Faber
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Assistant Professor
Digital Transformation, Digital Business Models, Digital Innovation
N.E. (Nicolai) Fabian, MSc
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Ph.D. Candidate
Corporate Finance; Corporate Governance; International Financial Management
dr. H. (Halit) Gonenc
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Associate Professor
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Sustainable Entreprenaurship
Social and environmental strategies for enterprises 
Sustainable buildings
Participatory design
Design thinking
ir. A. (Angela) Greco, MSc
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PhD Researcher
Entrepreneurial Mindset
Corporate Entrepreneurship
D.Y. (Dagmar) Hattenberg, MSc
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PhD student
prof. dr. G.J. (Jan) van Helden
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Emeritus Professor
drs. A.I. (Annelène) Hofstetter
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Corporate governance, financial reporting
prof. dr. R.B.H. (Reggy) Hooghiemstra
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Professor; Head of Department
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Service Management Operational Processes in particular Accounting & Charging; domain: Information Society, Smart Grids, Public
prof. dr. G.B. (George) Huitema
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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
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Academic Information Specialist
Innovation, business development, entrepreneurship, marketing, e-commerce and strategy
dr. K.R.E. (Eelko) Huizingh
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Associate Professor
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Social complexity, agent based simulation, innovation diffusion, opinion dynamics
dr. W. (Wander) Jager
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Associate Professor, Managing director of Groningen Center for Social Complexity Studies (GCSCS)
prof. dr. G. (Gjalt) de Jong
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Professor Sustainable Entrepreneurship in a Circular Economy
Non-financial information, integrated reporting and assurance
prof. dr. A.E.M. (Nancy) Kamp-Roelands, ra
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Professor non-financial information, integrated reporting and assurance
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Investor Behavior, Behavioral Finance
dr. M.M. (Marc) Kramer
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Senior Lecturer/Researcher
ing. R.G.J. (Jeroen) Kuper
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Universitair docent Accountancy & Internal Control
Entrepreneurial Education
communication, management skills, personal leadership
drs. G.W.M. (Gerni) Luttikhuis
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lecturer, facilitator, coach
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Teamwork; work characteristics; team member characteristics; team composition; performance management
dr. J.A. (Bram) Neuijen
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Program Manager EMFC; teacher GEM
Academic advisor of the MSc programme Industrial Engineering and Management (IEM), the MSc Astronomy and the BSc Astronomy
M. (Marjolijn) Onrust
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Academic advisor
prof. dr. D.J. (Damien) Power
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Professor Global Operations Management
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dr. C. (Cees) Reezigt
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Senior Lecturer
International Business
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Teacher
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Asset allocation, equity markets, hedge funds, investment strategy, macroeconomics, long-term capital and valuation
prof. dr. R.M. (Roelof) Salomons
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Professor
M. (Martin) Sanders
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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
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Teacher
W.S. (Wim) Sipma
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PhD student
* 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
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Professor
Finance, Derivative Instruments
dr. P.P.M. (Peter) Smid
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Associate dean for education
Management accounting and control; organisational change
dr. M.P. (Martijn) van der Steen
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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
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Professor of Leadership and Organizational Change, Director centre of expertise In the LEAD
prof. dr. D.M. (Dirk) Swagerman
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Professor
Defensive marketing, customer management, service excellence, customer delight, service guarantees
dr. J.P.R. (Jean-Pierre) Thomassen
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lecturer
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Management accounting and Management Control
dr. S. (Sandra) Tillema
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Associate Professor
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Management accounting and control
prof. dr. ir. P.M.G. (Paula) van Veen-Dirks
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Professor
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Marketing, Retailing, Sustainable Behavior, Big Data 
prof. dr. P.C. (Peter) Verhoef
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Dean, Professor, Director University of Groningen Business School
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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
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Program Director BSc Business Administration and Senior Lecturer
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Marketing-Interfaces (e.g., Marketing-HR Interface, Marketing-Organization)
Sales Management and Customer Relationship ManagementP
ricing (e.g., Online-Offline Pricing, Dynamic Pricing)
Business-to-Business Marketing
dr. A.E. (Arnd) Vomberg
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Assistant professor
Change Management, Stakeholder Management, IS in Healthcare
dr. J.F.J. (Janita) Vos
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Assistant Professor
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Business ethics, creativity and innovation, goals and motivation, leadership and management, multisource feedback, performance management and evaluation.
dr. T. (Tim) Vriend
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Assistant Professor
Operations Management, Operations Strategy, Clinical pathways, Patient logistics.
prof. dr. J. (Jan) de Vries
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Professor
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* 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.
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Assistant professor
Cooperation with African universities
Science, Business & Policy
dr. P.D.M. (Peter) Weesie
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Project leader
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
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Full professor of Research Methods in Business
Subdisciplines
Sociology of organizations - sociology of work - sociological theory - economic sociology - sociology of aging

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Sustainable cooperation - governance - organizational control - organizational change - administrative reform - institutional change - decentralization - social network dynamics - humanitarian action
prof. dr. R.P.M. (Rafael) Wittek
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Full Professor
Nederlands en Europees Internationaal Privaatrecht, internationaal burgerlijk procesrecht, internationale handelsarbitrage, internationaal vervoerrecht, internationaal ondernemingsrecht, executie van buitenlandse vonnissen, grensoverschrijdende onrechtmatige daad, grensoverschrijdend contracteren, internationale aspecten van ICT-recht, internationale aspecten intellectuele eigendom, internationale estate planning vermogende particulieren, trusts, internationale massaschadeclaims, procederen voor de Nederlandse rechter in grensoverschrijdende zaken.
prof. mr. dr. M.H. (Mathijs) ten Wolde
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professor of Private law, Private International Law, International Transport Law
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Business Ethics
Integrity Management
Financial Management
dr. R.O.S. (Raymond) Zaal
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Assistant Professor
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