Dr Maximilian Margolin

Maximilian Margolin

Assistant Professor
Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam


Maximilian Margolin joined RSM’s Department of Accounting & Control as an Assistant Professor in September 2019. He holds a doctorate from WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, a MA degree in Accounting and Finance from the University of St. Gallen, and a BSc degree in Business Administration from University of Mannheim. Prior to joining RSM, Max has been a Postdoc at WHU and a visiting researcher at Arizona State University. In his research, he focuses on empirical management accounting with a particular interest in incentives and performance measurement.

Professional experience

Assistant Professor

Erasmus University Rotterdam
RSM - Rotterdam School of Management
Department of Accounting & Control


Professional Publications (3)

  • U. Schaeffer & M. Margolin (2015). Is the Gap Widening? An Investigation of Controllers’ Working Conditions. Controlling & Management Review, 40-49.
  • J. Weber, S. Grunwald-Delitz & M. Margolin (2014). Incentives – On the Way to More Simplicity. Controlling & Management Review, 30-37.
  • U. Schaeffer & M. Margolin (2013). Successfully Managing Controller Skills in Times of Change. CFO Aktuell, 141-143.