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 sixth edition (2020).

 

He is the Editor-in-Chief of Organization Theory, 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, Academy of Management Review, the 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 (37)

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 & 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.
  • 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.

Media

Media items

  • 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...

  • 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,...

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

Foundations of Corporate Communication

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC1001
  • ECTS: 7

Summer Course in Corporate Communication

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC1002
  • ECTS: 7

Advanced Reputation Management

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2001
  • ECTS: 5

Corporate branding

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2002
  • ECTS: 5

Crisis Communication

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2003
  • ECTS: 5

Employee Communication

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2004
  • ECTS: 5

Investor Relations

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2005
  • ECTS: 5

Leadership & Communication

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2006
  • ECTS: 5

Media Impact on Reputation

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2007
  • ECTS: 5

Marketing Communication

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2008
  • ECTS: 5

Organisational Identity

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2009
  • ECTS: 5

Public affairs

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2010
  • ECTS: 5

Strategic issues management

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2011
  • ECTS: 5

CSR & Sustainability

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2012
  • ECTS: 5

Leadership development for communication managers

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2013
  • ECTS: 5

Issues Management & Public Affairs

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2014
  • ECTS: 5

Thought Leadership

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2015
  • ECTS: 5

Language & Reputation Management

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2016
  • ECTS: 5

Persuasive Communication

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2017
  • ECTS: 5

Organisational Change

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2018
  • ECTS: 5

Partnerships & Sponsoring

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2019
  • ECTS: 5

Strategic Management

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2020
  • ECTS: 5

Digital Communication

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2021
  • ECTS: 5

Finance for Communication Professionals

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC2022
  • ECTS: 5

International Exchange

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC3001
  • ECTS: 8

Thesis

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMCC4001
  • ECTS: 15

Past courses

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

Award