dr. R.L. (Rebecca) Hewett

Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Associate Member ERIM
Field: Organisation
Affiliated since 2017

Bex Hewett is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Organisation and Personnel Management of Rotterdam School of Management. Her research focuses on the interface between HR practices and people's everyday experiences at work and she is interested in how HR practices can enhance value for the organisation whilst benefiting the wellbeing of employees.

Bex teaches HR-related courses to executives, and students at all levels, and is Academic Director for the MSc HRM at RSM. She works with organisations to apply research to practice and manages the Erasmus Centre for HR Excellence.

Bex was awarded her PhD from Royal Holloway, University of London. Prior to this she worked for 10 years as an HR professional, finally as Head of HR Operations at Ofcom (the UK's communications regulator). 

Key Publications (5)

  • Role: Daily Supervisor
  • PhD Candidate: Jingtao Zhu
  • Time frame: 2018 -
  • Role: Daily Supervisor
  • PhD Candidate: Begüm Bilgin
  • Time frame: 2019 -

Editorial positions (7)

  • Human Relations

    Editorial Board

  • Journal of Organizational Behavior

    Editorial Board

  • Human Resource Management

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

  • Human Resource Management Review

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

  • European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

  • Journal of Occupational Health Psychology

    Ad Hoc Reviewer

  • Human Resource Management Journal

    Associate Editor

Organization Memberships (2)


Visiting address

Office: Mandeville Building T10-41
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738
3000 DR Rotterdam