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Kauffman Student Award for Elmira van den Broek, Anastasia Sergeeva and Marleen Huysman

01-20-20

Elmira van den Broek, Anastasia Sergeeva and Marleen Huysman won the Kauffman Student Award for best paper at ICIS2019 for their work on "Hiring Algorithms: an Ethnography of Fairness in Practice"

Evgenia and team guest editors Journal of Business Ethics

01-20-20

Dr. Evgenia Lysova together with an expert scholarly team (Dr. Jennifer Tosti-Kharas, Prof. Catherine Bailey, Dr. Luke Fletcher, DR. Peter McGhee, Prof. Christopher Michaelson) were invited to guest edit a Special Issue on “Ethics and the Future of Meaningful Work” in Journal of Business Ethics.

Sanne van Duin successfully defended her dissertation

01-10-20

On 9 January Sanne van Duin successfully defended her dissertation titled "Firms’ economic motivations and responsiveness to supervision"

Gilsing, Stam and Koenig Editors Special Issue Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal

01-09-20

The Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal is a quarterly publication of the Strategic Management Society. It was established in 2007 and is published by Wiley-Blackwell.

VUvereniging awarded SERVUS ‘We Shall Overcome’ project

01-07-20

VUvereniging, the VU Association founded 1879 awarded SERVUS a 2-years project ‘We Shall Overcome’.

Sanne Nijs wins SBE docentalentprijs 2019

12-19-19

It is our pleasure and honor to congratulate Sanne Nijs (department of Management and organization) with winning the Award SBE DocenTalentprijs 2019. Every year, the Faculty Student Council initiates this Award. This is a challenging task, as the School of Business and Economics has many different programs and many good teachers that are committed to delivering high quality as well as an excellent student experience.

5 PhD Positions at ABRI

12-19-19

ABRI offers 5 Fulltime PhD positions in Business and Management.

Maaike Hoogeboom successfully defended her dissertation

12-13-19

On December 11 Maaike Hoogeboom successfully defended her dissertation titled "Optimizing routes with service time window constraints".

Sergey Gorbatov successfully defended his dissertation

12-13-19

On 9 December Sergey Gorbatov successfully defended his dissertation titled "Personal branding: Self-presentation in contemporary careers".

BSc programme in Econometrics and Operations Research labeled top programme by Keuzegids Universiteiten

11-28-19

The Bachelor's programme in Econometrics and Operations Research was listed a top programme by Keuzegids for 2020. Herewith it is one of the six top BSc programmes at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

Annelieke Baller successfully defended her thesis.

11-28-19

On 28 November Annelieke Baller has defended her thesis titled "Improving Distribution Efficiency in Cash Supply Chains".

Thomas Bosman successfully defended his thesis

11-28-19

On 26 November Thomas Bosman successfully defended his thesis titled "Relax, Round, Reformulate: Near-Optimal Algorithms for Planning Problems in Network Design and Scheduling".

Agota Szabo successfully defended her thesis

11-21-19

On 20 November Agota Szabo successfully defended her thesis titled "Adoption of governance practices in hospitals: The role of directors’ multi-level frames in the governance decision-making process in the boardroom".

Nomination Sergey Gorbatov Thinkers50

11-15-19

Sergey Gorbatov, member of the VU Center for Feedback Culture, is nominated for the Thinkers50 Marshall Goldsmith Distinguished Award for Coaching.

Conference Reshaping Work

11-08-19

Reshaping Work is an innovative international and multi-stakeholder events series discussing the latest trends concerning digital trends and the future of work by promoting research and collective thinking.