Consistently ranked in the top of management research centres in Europe, the Erasmus Research Institute of Management (ERIM) has created an environment for the development of internationally recognised management knowledge with academic and societal impact since 1998.

ERIM researchers, a community of over 450 management scientists, are focused on the real needs of business and management, and dedicated to produce relevant and excellent research that adds innovative dimensions to management knowledge. ERIM combines publishing in leading academic journals with effective dissemination through research projects and advanced doctoral programmes in business and management for aspiring researchers. Where possible, research is created in conjunction with business.

For information about the Erasmus PhD Programmes in Business and Management, please contact:

The Full-Time PhD Office here.
The Part-Time PhD Office here.

Interested in pursuing a PhD?

Applications for our Full-Time PhD Programme are now open:



Mon. 28 Nov. 2022 Research Seminar
Implications of Shipment Monitoring Technologies on Supply Chain Management and Food Waste
Tao Lu (University of Connecticut)
Mon. 28 Nov. 2022 Research Seminar
False Discovery in A/B Testing
Ron Berman (University of Pennsylvania)
Tue. 29 Nov. 2022 Research Seminar
Is The Hiring Of Refugees More Than Charity? Implications For Firm Performance
Wolfgang Sofka (Copenhagen Business School)
Thu. 1 Dec. 2022 Research Seminar
Interfaces Between Optimization and Practice
Clemens Thielen (Technical University of Munich)
Wise Atasoy (Delft University of Technology)
Rommert Dekker (Erasmus University Rotterdam)
Thu. 1 Dec. 2022 PhD Defence
Cooperation, reliability, and matching in inland freight transport
Alberto Giudici (Erasmus University Rotterdam)