Prof. Joep Cornelissen

Joep Cornelissen

Professor of Corporate Communication and Management
Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam

Profile

Joep Cornelissen is Professor of Corporate Communication and Management at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. The main focus of his research involves studies of the role of corporate and managerial communication in the context of innovation, entrepreneurship and change. In addition, he also has an interest in questions of scientific reasoning and theory development in management and organization theory.

His work has been published in the Academy of Management Review, Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Management Studies, Organization Science and Organization Studies, and he has written a general text on corporate communication (Corporate Communication: A Guide to Theory and Practice, Sage Publications) which is now in its fifth edition.

He is a former Associate Editor for the Academy of Management Review, a Council member of the Society for the Advancement of Management Studies, a former General Editor of the Journal of Management Studies (2006-2012) and serves on the editorial boards of the Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Management Studies and Organization Studies.

 

Professional experience

Full Professor

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

Publications

Professional Publications

Scholarly Publications (36)

Other (3)

  • M.N. Cholakova & J.P. Cornelissen (2018). Sailing towards an unknowable future: How different types of factual reasoning support early-stage entrepreneurial idea validation. 10th International Process Symposium on Temporality and History in Organization Studies,: Halkidiki, Greece.
  • M.N. Cholakova & J.P. Cornelissen (2017). Being a permanent beta – How different types of factual reasoning support effective opportunity development. European Theory Development Workshop: Zurich, Switzerland.
  • M.N. Cholakova, J.P. Cornelissen & C. Andriopoulos (2017). What if I do or I don’t, had or had not: The role of prefactual and counterfactual thinking in supporting entrepreneurial reasoning. Academy of Management Annual Meeting: Atlanta, USA.

Media

Media items

  • Wieneke Buurman in jury Reputatie Management Award

    The jury for the Reputation Management Award has been expanded this year to include Wieneke Buurman (chairman of Logeion) and Joep Cornelisse. Reputation Management Award is the prize for the company with the most creative,...

  • Wieneke Buurman in jury Reputatie Management Award

    The jury for the Reputation Management Award has been expanded this year to include Wieneke Buurman (chairman of Logeion) and Joep Cornelisse. Reputation Management Award is the prize for the company with the most creative,...

  • Reputatie Management Award geopend voor nominaties

    The jury for the Reputation Management Award has been expanded this year to include Wieneke Buurman (chairman of Logeion) and Joep Cornelisse. Reputation Management Award is the prize for the company with the most creative,...

  • Winnaar gezocht: wie overtreft grensverleggend reputatiemanagement Rotterdam?

    The jury for the Reputation Management Award has been expanded this year to include Wieneke Buurman (chairman of Logeion) and Joep Cornelisse. Reputation Management Award is the prize for the company with the most creative,...

  • Joep Cornelissen voorziet nieuwe communicatierealiteit

    Joep Cornelissen of the Rotterdam School of Management (RSM) at Erasmus University is one of the speakers in the private RSM masterclass' Future Visions of Corporate Communication "on October 20. He first started with the good...

Discovery items

Post-merger integration and the role of language fluency

Beware of the march of English as the lingua franca of the international commercial world

What we can learn from the police team that mistook an innocent civilian for a suicide bomber

How a team’s communication and ‘emotional contagion’ led to a dramatic group decision.

Courses

Developing Theory and Theoretical Contributions

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019, 2017/2018, 2016/2017
  • Code: BERMAMC017
  • ECTS: 5 Level: Master

Introduction to business administration

  • Study year: 2019/2020
  • Code: BK1101
  • Level: Bachelor 1

Past courses

Advanced Reputation Management

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2001
  • ECTS: 5

Corporate branding

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2002
  • ECTS: 5

Crisis Communication

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2003
  • ECTS: 5

CSR & Sustainability

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2012
  • ECTS: 5

Digital Communication

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2021
  • ECTS: 5

Employee Communication

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2004
  • ECTS: 5

Financial Markets & Communication

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2022
  • ECTS: 5

Foundations of Corporate Communication

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC1001
  • ECTS: 7

International Exchange

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC3001
  • ECTS: 8

Investor Relations

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2005
  • ECTS: 5

Issues Management & Public Affairs

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2014
  • ECTS: 5

Language & Reputation Management

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2016
  • ECTS: 5

Leadership & Communication

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2006
  • ECTS: 5

Leadership development for communication managers

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2013
  • ECTS: 5

Marketing Communication

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2008
  • ECTS: 5

Media Impact on Reputation

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2007
  • ECTS: 5

Organisational Change

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2018
  • ECTS: 5

Organisational Identity

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2009
  • ECTS: 5

Partnerships & Sponsoring

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2019
  • ECTS: 5

Persuasive Communication

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2017
  • ECTS: 5

Public affairs

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2010
  • ECTS: 5

Strategic issues management

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2011
  • ECTS: 5

Strategic Management

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2020
  • ECTS: 5

Summer Course in Corporate Communication

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC1002
  • ECTS: 7

Thesis

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC4001
  • ECTS: 15

Thought Leadership

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2015
  • ECTS: 5

Publishing Strategy

  • Study year: 2017/2018, 2016/2017
  • Code: BERMSKL010
  • ECTS: 1 Level: Master

Social Entrepreneurship

  • Study year: 2017/2018
  • Code: BMME080
  • ECTS: 6 Level: Master, Master

Communicating Sustainability

  • Study year: 2016/2017
  • Code: BMME107
  • ECTS: 6 Level: Master

Advanced Topics in Organization Theory

  • Study year: 2015/2016
  • Code: BERMASC012
  • ECTS: 5 Level: Master

Developing Theory and Theoretical Contributions

  • Study year: 2015/2016
  • Code: BERMAMC014
  • ECTS: 3 Level: Master

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