dr. K. (Korcan) Kavusan

Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Associate Member ERIM
Field: Strategy & Entrepreneurship
Affiliated since 2016

Korcan Kavusan is an Assistant Professor of Global Strategy in the Department of Strategic Management & Entrepreneurship, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University.

Korcan joined the department upon completion of his Ph.D. at Tilburg University. His research focuses on strategic alliances and acquisitions with three main themes: (1) antecedents of technological capability development through strategic alliances (2) transfer of managerial capabilities across alliances and acquisitions, and (3) country-level determinants of international alliance and acquisition performance.

His teaching portfolio includes Strategic Management and Renewal and External Innovation through Alliances and Acquisitions in the Master’s program as well as International Business in the English language bachelor program.

  • K. Kavusan & N.G.N. Noorderhaven (2019). Learning to Learn or Learning to Coordinate? Academy of Management. Annual Meeting Proceedings .

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