Prof. Dianne Bevelander

Dianne Bevelander

Professor of Management Education with a focus on Women in Management
Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam


Dianne Bevelander is a Professor of Management Education at RSM, Erasmus University in the Netherlands. She served for many years as the Associate Dean for MBA Programs as well as a Statutory Director of the RSM BV, the company through which Erasmus University offers its MBA programs and executive education portfolio.

Currently, Dianne is leading the drive for women empowerment at the RSM and across the broader Erasmus University. She is the Executive Director of the recently established Erasmus Centre for Women and Organizations (

Dianne's primary research interests relate to management education and diversity with a particular emphasis on the career development of professional women.

She is on a number of International Educational Boards and is constantly included in conference organization, keynote addresses and plenary talks. She has an MBA from the University of Cape Town, South Africa and a PhD from the University of Lulea, Sweden.

Professional experience

(external) researcher

Erasmus University Rotterdam
RSM - Rotterdam School of Management
Department of Business-Society Management


Scholarly Publications (2)

  • D.L. Bevelander (2016). The 8th Summit: Women's ascent of organisations. (2016, februari 5). Rotterdam: Rotterdam School of Management
  • D.L. Bevelander, J. Nolan & M.J. Page (2015). Humor or Harassment. Harvard Business Review, 93 (6), 114-117.