Dr. M. (Murat) Tarakci

Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Member ERIM
Field: Logistics & Information Systems
Affiliated since 2008

Murat Tarakci is an Associate Professor of Innovation Management at the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. He obtained his PhD degree from Erasmus School of Economics in 2013. Murat's research aims at creating more innovative organizations, and takes a behavioral approach. He integrates micro and macro perspectives and uses multiple methods. In particular, he examines what motivates managers’ search for new strategic initiatives, and how managerial power and leadership affect generating novel ideas. His research has been published or accepted for publication in Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Management Stuies, and Journal of Operations Management. Murat's research has also been featured in popular media outlets including Financial Times and Harvard Business Review. He is currently serving as the academic director of MSc in Management of Innovation. Murat regularly collaborates with several multinational corporations.

  • N.Y. Ates, M. Tarakci, Y. Ahn, S. Floyd & B. Wooldridge (2017). A Psychological Perspective on Middle Managers’ Strategic Championing Behavior. In Handbook of Middle Management Strategy Process Research. Northampton: Edward Elgar
  • Role: Daily Supervisor
  • PhD Candidate: Timo van Balen
  • Time frame: 2014 -
  • Role: Daily Supervisor
  • PhD Candidate: Jun Xiao
  • Time frame: 2015 -

Editorial positions (2)

  • Journal of Management Studies

    Editorial Board

  • Small Group Research

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

2016
November
10
Research Seminar
As: Contact, Coordinator
2016
November
03
2016
September
29
2016
January
21
2015
December
17
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2015
September
22
2015
June
25
Research Seminar
As: Contact, Coordinator
2015
April
16
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator, Contact
2015
February
26
2014
November
13
2014
October
30
2013
November
21
2013
October
17
Research Seminar
As: Contact, Coordinator
2013
March
15
2013
February
27

Address

Visiting address

Office: Mandeville Building T09-33
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738
3000 DR Rotterdam
Netherlands