dr. P.B. (Philipp) Cornelius

Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Associate Member ERIM
Field: Logistics & Information Systems
Affiliated since 2017

Philipp Cornelius (CV) is an Associate Professor of Technology and Operations Management at the Rotterdam School of Management. He holds a PhD in Management Science & Innovation from the UCL School of Management, University College London, and a BSc in Information Systems from the University of Mannheim, Germany. Philipp’s research interests are in new product development, innovation management, and crowd-driven innovation. He investigates related questions in large-sample econometric studies using original data from organisations and innovation platforms.


  • Academic (4)
    • Candogan, S. T., Cornelius, P. B., Gokpinar, B., Körpeoglu, E., & Tang, C. S. (2024). Product Development in Crowdfunding: Theoretical and Empirical Analysis. Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, 26(2), 701-721. https://doi.org/10.1287/msom.2022.0344

    • Cornelius, P., Gokpinar, B., & Sting, F. (2021). Sparking Manufacturing Innovation: How Temporary Interplant Assignments Increase Employee Idea Values. Management Science, 67(4), 2231-2250. https://doi.org/10.1287/mnsc.2020.3673

    • CORNELIUS, PHILIPP. B., GOKPINAR, BILAL., & STING, FABIAN. J. (2021). How temporary assignments boost innovation: When front-line manufacturing employees are exchanged between company sites, they contribute more valuable ideas. MIT Sloan Management Review, 62(3), 9-11. https://sloanreview.mit.edu/article/how-temporary-assignments-boost-innovation/

    • Cornelius, P., & Gokpinar, B. (2020). The Role of Customer Investor Involvement in Crowdfunding Success. Management Science, 66(1). https://doi.org/10.1287/mnsc.2018.3211



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