dr. M. (Mirko) Benischke

Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Member ERIM
Field: Strategy & Entrepreneurship
Affiliated since 2014

Mirko Benischke is an Assistant Professor of Global Strategy in the Department of Strategic Management & Entrepreneurship, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. He holds a PhD from the University of Auckland, New Zealand.

His teaching interests are focused in the areas of strategy, corporate governance, and international business. He has taught a variety of courses at the executive (full-time MBA and executive education), graduate, and undergraduate levels. In 2018, he has been awarded the "Professor of the Year Award" for his undergraduate course on International Business.

His research focuses on three main themes: (1) the effect of compensation design on strategic decision-making of senior executives (CEOs, top management teams, and Board of Directors), (2) multinational corporations’ internationalization strategies, and (3) mergers and acquisitions. Mirko's research primarily draws on behavioral decision-making and institutional theory.

His research has been awarded the prestigious Haynes Prize by the Academy of International Business and has been accepted for publication in the Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of World Business, and Strategic Management Journal. In 2018, he became a high performing member of the Erasmus Research Institute of Management (ERIM).

Key Publications (2)

  • Role: Co-promotor, Daily Supervisor
  • PhD Candidate: Shara Darr
  • Time frame: 2017 -

Editorial positions (6)

  • Corporate Governance: An International Review

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

  • Journal of International Business Studies

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

  • Strategic Management Journal

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

  • International Marketing Review

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

  • Journal of Management

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

  • Journal of World Business

    Editorial Board

Organization Memberships (2)

Past
  • The Strategy Process (2015/2016)
2018
February
23
Research Seminar
As: Contact, Coordinator
2018
February
20
2017
October
17
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator, Contact
2016
November
22
Research Seminar
As: Contact, Coordinator
2016
November
08
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator, Contact
2016
September
27
2016
February
02
Research Seminar
As: Contact, Coordinator
2015
November
10
2015
October
13
2015
September
29
2015
September
22
2015
September
14
2015
May
12

Address

Visiting address

Office: Mandeville Building T07-15
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738
3000 DR Rotterdam
Netherlands