prof.dr. M. (Marcel) van Rinsum

Endowed Professor
Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Fellow ERIM
Field: Finance & Accounting
Affiliated since 2006

Marcel van Rinsum is Professor of Accounting & Incentives

After obtaining a MSc in Business Economics with a specialization in Financial Management from the University of Amsterdam (with distinction), he earned his PhD degree in 2006. Currently serving as the department's treasurer, he teaches in bachelor, master, as well as MBA and executive programs.

His teaching and research interests are concentrated in the fields of management accounting & control and auditing, with a specific research focus on experimental studies investigating performance measurement, bonus systems and evaluation judgments.

His work has been published in national and international journals, including Accounting and Business Research, The Accounting Review, Contemporary Accounting Research, European Accounting Review, Journal of Accounting Research, Long Range Planning, and Management Accounting Research.


  • Role: Member Doctoral Committee
  • PhD Candidate: Philip Eskenazi
  • Time frame: 2011 - 2015
  • Role: Co-promotor, Daily Supervisor
  • PhD Candidate: Sebastian Stirnkorb
  • Time frame: 2016 -
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Albert Dongo
  • Time frame: 2018 -

Editorial positions (7)

  • Accounting and Business Research

    Editorial Board

  • Contemporary Accounting Research

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

  • Management Accounting Research

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

  • The European Accounting Review

    Editorial Board

  • Accounting, Organizations and Society

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

  • The Accounting Review

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

  • Behavioral Research in Accounting

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

Organization Memberships (3)

  • Fellowship - ERIM early career talent programme (2006)


Visiting address

Office: Mandeville Building T08-04
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738
3000 DR Rotterdam