prof.dr. M. (Marcel) van Rinsum

Full Professor
Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Fellow ERIM
Field: Finance & Accounting
Affiliated since 2006

Marcel van Rinsum is Professor of Accounting & Incentives

After obtaining a MSc in Business Economics with a specialization in Financial Management from the University of Amsterdam (with distinction), he earned his PhD degree in 2006. His teaching activities include bachelor, master, as well as MBA and executive courses. He is the Chair of the Department of Accounting & Control.

His research focuses on performance measurement and reporting, bonus systems and evaluation judgments, and has been published in international journals, including: Accounting and Business Research; Accounting, Organizations and Society; The Accounting Review; Contemporary Accounting Research; European Accounting Review; Journal of Accounting Research; Long Range Planning; and Management Accounting Research.


  • Role: Member Doctoral Committee
  • PhD Candidate: Philip Eskenazi
  • Time frame: 2011 - 2015
  • Role: Co-promotor, Daily Supervisor
  • PhD Candidate: Sebastian Stirnkorb
  • Time frame: 2016 -
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Albert Dongo
  • Time frame: 2018 -

Editorial positions (8)

  • Accounting and Business Research

    Editorial Board

  • Contemporary Accounting Research

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

  • Management Accounting Research

    Editorial Board

  • The European Accounting Review

    Editorial Board

  • MAB

    Section Editor

  • Accounting, Organizations and Society

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

  • The Accounting Review

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

  • Behavioral Research in Accounting

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

Organization Memberships (4)

  • Fellowship - ERIM early career talent programme (2006)


Visiting address

Office: Mandeville Building T08-04
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738
3000 DR Rotterdam