M.S. (Mariëtte) Kaandorp

RSM - Rotterdam School of Management
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Associate Member ERIM
Field: Organisation
Affiliated since 2017

Her research focuses on cognition and processes of social interaction in the worklife.

Her particular research interests include intuition, social networking and sensitivity and giftedness.

She is particularly interested in personal preferences for networking, how particular state of minds can be cultivated and the effects of this on directing work interactions.

She also likes to do work on theory development and organizing for development. This is organizational change or venture development that help to address global problems.

Her work has been published in the Journal of Business Venturing.



  • M.S. Kaandorp. Creating from within: A study on interpersonal networking approaches and intuition in task-related interaction. VU Amsterdam (243 pag.) Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. T . Elfring & prof.dr. D. Van Dierendonck.


Visiting address

Office: Mandeville Building T10-45
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738
3000 DR Rotterdam

Latest publication

Y. Engel, M.S. Kaandorp & T. Elfring (2017). Toward a dynamic process model of entrepreneurial networking under uncertainty. Journal of Business Venturing, 32, 35-51. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbusvent.2016/10.001