Dr Philipp Cornelius

Philipp Cornelius

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


Philipp Cornelius (CV) is an Assistant Professor of Technology and Operations Management at the Rotterdam School of Management. He holds a PhD in Management Science & Innovation from the UCL School of Management, University College London, and a BSc in Information Systems from the University of Mannheim, Germany. Philipp’s research interests are in new product development, innovation management, and crowd-driven innovation. He investigates related questions in large-sample econometric studies using original data from organisations and innovation platforms.


  • Academic (3)
    • CORNELIUS, PHILIPP. B., GOKPINAR, BILAL., & STING, FABIAN. J. (2021). How temporary assignments boost innovation: When front-line manufacturing employees are exchanged between company sites, they contribute more valuable ideas. MIT Sloan Management Review, 62(3), 9-11. http://hdl.handle.net/1765/134920

    • Cornelius, P., Gokpinar, B., & Sting, F. (2021). Sparking Manufacturing Innovation: How Temporary Interplant Assignments Increase Employee Idea Values. Management Science, 67(4), 1993-2656. https://doi.org/10.1287/mnsc.2020.3673

    • Cornelius, P., & Gokpinar, B. (2020). The Role of Customer Investor Involvement in Crowdfunding Success. Management Science, 66(1). https://doi.org/10.1287/mnsc.2018.3211


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Management Science

  • Study year: 2021/2022
  • Code: BM04BAM
  • Level: Master

Business Analytics Applications with Python

  • Study year: 2021/2022
  • Code: BM23BAM
  • Level: Master

Innovation in the Digital Age

  • Study year: 2021/2022, 2020/2021, 2019/2020, 2018/2019, 2017/2018
  • Code: BMME119
  • Level: Master, Master, Master, Master

Introduction to Data Science with Python

  • Study year: 2021/2022, 2020/2021, 2019/2020, 2018/2019, 2017/2018
  • Code: BMME128
  • Level: Master, Master, Master, Master

BIM Master Thesis

  • Study year: 2021/2022, 2020/2021, 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMMTBIM
  • Level: Master

BIM Thesis Clinic

  • Study year: 2021/2022, 2020/2021
  • Code: BMRM1BIM
  • Level: Master

Past courses

Information Strategy

  • Study year: 2020/2021
  • Code: BM01BIM
  • ECTS: 5 Level: ERIM, Exchange, IM/CEMS, Master

BIM Research Methods I - Old style

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BM05BIM
  • ECTS: 2