Dr Frank Wijen

Frank Wijen

Associate Professor of Strategic Management
Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam

Profile

Frank Wijen is an Associate Professor at the Department of Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship of Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam. He holds a PhD in management from Tilburg University, where he also worked as a Senior Researcher. His research interests include institutional processes, globalization, power and influence, organizational learning, and corporate and national environmental management. Frank published in journals such as Academy of Management Review (2014, 2015), California Management Review (2011, 2018), Organization Science (2013), Organization Studies (2006, 2007), Strategic Management Journal (2018), and Strategic Organization (2011), and was the leading editor of A handbook of globalisation and environmental policy, second edition (2012, published by Edward Elgar).

Professional experience

Associate Professor

Erasmus University Rotterdam
RSM - Rotterdam School of Management
Department of Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship

Publications

Professional Publications (2)

Scholarly Publications (25)

Semi Scientific Publications (2)

Other (2)

  • N.J. Roome, A.J.H. Kolk, F. van der Woerd & F.H. Wijen (2002). Dynamic Aspects of Corporate Greening in Dutch Business. Greening of Industry Network Conference: Goteborg (2002, juni 23).
  • N.J. Roome, F.H. Wijen & J. de Groene (2001). Organizational routines, environmental learning and stakeholder interaction. Greening of Industry Network Conference: Thailand (2001, januari 13).

Recognitions

Editorial positions (4)

  • Academy of Management Review

    Editorial Reviewer

  • Organization Studies

    Editorial Reviewer

  • Organization Studies

    Associate Editor

  • Strategic Organization

    Editorial Reviewer

Organization Memberships (2)

Side positions

  • Tilburg University, Globus

    Research Fellow

Media

Media items

  • Leeds Professor Receives the ARCS Emerging Sustainability Scholar Award

    The next Alliance for Research on Corporate Responsibility (ARCS) Conference will be held at the Rotterdam School of Management at Erasmus University. The Conference Chair is Frank Wijen, Associate Professor of Strategic...

  • Leeds Professor Receives the ARCS Emerging Sustainability Scholar Award

    The next Alliance for Research on Corporate Responsibility (ARCS) Conference will be held at the Rotterdam School of Management at Erasmus University. The Conference Chair is Frank Wijen, Associate Professor of Strategic...

  • Leeds Professor Receives the ARCS Emerging Sustainability Scholar Award

    The next Alliance for Research on Corporate Responsibility (ARCS) Conference will be held at the Rotterdam School of Management at Erasmus University. The Conference Chair is Frank Wijen, Associate Professor of Strategic...

  • Leeds Professor Receives the ARCS Emerging Sustainability Scholar Award

    The next Alliance for Research on Corporate Responsibility (ARCS) Conference will be held at the Rotterdam School of Management at Erasmus University. The Conference Chair is Frank Wijen, Associate Professor of Strategic...

  • 'Keurmerkensysteem is onzinning'

    In the article called 'Vier misverstanden over fairtrade' on the site of One World, author Wouter Mensink questions the necessity of hallmarks. Frank Wijen responds by approving of more generic sectoral, or even transcending...

  • keurmerken en de keuze tussen ‘slaafvrij’ of ‘slaafvol’ voedsel

    Quality labels are too vague and have too many loopholes that one can question why we have them in the first place. Frank Wijen states that this can partially be explained by the competition between the quality labels.

  • Debate: What is the Role of Business in Humanitarian Issues?

    What is the wider role of business in society? While it has long been acknowledged that big businesses in particular have a part to play – by virtue of their place in society as well as the people directly affected by their supply...

  • Trump has a great opportunity to save our environment

    President Donald Trump has announced that he will work to roll back environmental laws and regulations with the hope of improving the U.S. economy and standard of living. We feel compelled to report that such an attempt is likely...

Discovery items

Corporate illusionists: socially but not politically responsible

Corporate social responsibility has gone mainstream. But behind the scenes some corporations act quite differently on the political stage.

Negative consequences of sustainability labelling

Fairtrade and Green Seal claim a product was produced in a socially and environmentally sustainable way. But are they really? Frank Wijen reveals the truth about sustainability labelling.

Courses

Advanced Topics in Engaged Strategizing

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BERMASC009
  • ECTS: 5 Level: Master

SM-M, Majorgebonden Methodologie Seminars

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019, 2017/2018, 2016/2017, 2015/2016, 2014/2015
  • Code: BMA3139
  • ECTS: 2

Sustainable Strategies

  • Study year: 2018/2019, 2017/2018, 2016/2017, 2015/2016
  • Code: BMME085
  • ECTS: 6 Level: Master

Research Clinic Strategic Entrepreneurship & Strategic Management

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMRCSE-SM
  • ECTS: 1 Level: Master

Qualitative research in Strategic Management & Strategic Entrepreneurship

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMRMSE-SM-QUAL
  • ECTS: 4 Level: Master

Past courses

ERIM Research Clinic Strategy and Entrepreneurship

  • Study year: 2017/2018
  • Code: BERMRC004
  • ECTS: 4 Level: Master

Research Methods Strategic Management and Strategic Entrepreneurship

  • Study year: 2017/2018
  • Code: BMRMSE-SM-17
  • ECTS: 4 Level: Master

Research Skills in Entrepreneurship

  • Study year: 2017/2018, 2016/2017, 2015/2016
  • Code: BMRMSE
  • ECTS: 4 Level: Master

Research Methods - A: Qualitative research

  • Study year: 2016/2017, 2015/2016
  • Code: BMRMSM-A
  • ECTS: 4 Level: Master

Strategic management honours class

  • Study year: 2015/2016
  • Code: BMHONSM
  • ECTS: 10 Level: Master

Research Methods - A: Qualitative data: Case studies, Interviews & analysis

  • Study year: 2014/2015, 2013/2014
  • Code: RSMRMSM-A
  • ECTS: 4 Level: Master

SM2, Methodologie Seminars

  • Study year: 2014/2015, 2013/2014
  • Code: BMA3130
  • ECTS: 2

Strategic management honours class

  • Study year: 2014/2015
  • Code: RSMHONSM
  • ECTS: 10 Level: Master

International Business

  • Study year: 2013/2014
  • Code: BAP72
  • ECTS: 4 Level: Bachelor 1, Bachelor 1

Research methods

  • Study year: 2013/2014
  • Code: RSMRMSM
  • ECTS: 4