Dr Merieke Stevens

Merieke Stevens

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

Profile

Merieke Stevens is an Associate Professor of Operations Management at the department of Technology & Operations Management, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. She obtained a PhD in Operations Management from the University of Cambridge, Judge Business School.

Merieke's research focuses on buyer-supplier relationship dynamics. She is particularly interested in cooperation between organizations to enhance innovation; the role of digital tools in supply chain management; and advantages and disadvantages of trust in supply chains.

Merieke lived in Japan for several years, where she did extensive on-site research in the automotive industry. She retains her automotive focus, but applies this experience to other topics such as the role of medical device suppliers in providing complex care.

Merieke’s teaching topics include Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Lean, and Six Sigma. At RSM she teaches, amongst others, the core course Operations Management in the fulltime MBA. Merieke received the 2014-2016 PMB Best Teacher Award.

Merieke has held visiting positions at The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania; the Faculty of Economics, University of Tokyo; and the Management Research Center, École Polytechnique Paris. She also serves on the Editoral Review Board of the Journal of Operations Management.

Merieke is a member of Queens’ College Cambridge, where Desiderius Erasmus studied between 1510 and 1515.

Professional experience

Associate Professor

Erasmus University Rotterdam
RSM - Rotterdam School of Management
Department of Technology and Operations Management

Publications

Professional Publications

Scholarly Publications (5)

Recognitions

Editorial positions (3)

  • Administrative Science Quarterly

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

  • Journal of Operations Management

    Member Editorial Review Board

  • Organization Studies

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

Organization Memberships (2)

Courses

Global supply chain management

  • Study year: 2018/2019, 2017/2018, 2016/2017, 2015/2016
  • Code: BM-IM03CC
  • ECTS: 8 Level: Master

Operational Excellence

  • Study year: 2018/2019, 2017/2018
  • Code: BMA2111
  • ECTS: 5

SCM Honors Programme

  • Study year: 2018/2019
  • Code: BMHONSCM
  • ECTS: 8 Level: Master

Advances in SCM

  • Study year: 2018/2019, 2017/2018
  • Code: BMHONSCM-A
  • ECTS: 6 Level: Master

Past courses

Healthcare Procurement & Value Chain Management

  • Study year: 2017/2018, 2016/2017, 2015/2016
  • Code: BMME094
  • ECTS: 6 Level: Master

Healthcare Procurement & Value Chain Management

  • Study year: 2017/2018, 2016/2017, 2015/2016, 2014/2015, 2013/2014
  • Code: GW4009MD
  • ECTS: 5 Level: Master - Jaar 1

Healthcare Procurement & Value Chain Management

  • Study year: 2017/2018, 2016/2017, 2015/2016, 2014/2015, 2013/2014
  • Code: GW4009MV
  • ECTS: 5 Level: Master

Healthcare Purchasing & Supply Management

  • Study year: 2014/2015
  • Code: GW4009MDR
  • ECTS: 5 Level: Master

Healthcare Purchasing & Supply Management

  • Study year: 2014/2015
  • Code: GW4009MVR
  • ECTS: 5 Level: Master

Strategic sourcing

  • Study year: 2014/2015, 2013/2014
  • Code: RSMME065
  • ECTS: 6 Level: Master

Global supply chain management

  • Study year: 2013/2014
  • Code: IM03CC
  • ECTS: 8 Level: Master

Purchasing and supply management

  • Study year: 2013/2014
  • Code: RSM05SCM
  • ECTS: 4 Level: Master