Dr. Eijdenberg’s research interests are about entrepreneurs(hip) in emerging countries. Dr. Eijdenberg is particularly interested in the personal attributes of entrepreneurs and how these attributes are related to the sustainable growth of their businesses. Dr. Eijdenberg’s work has been presented at international management conferences such as AoM, ANZAM, ESU, EURAM, ICSB and RENT.

For research and consulting projects, dr. Eijdenberg has secured in collaboration with others close to € 500,000 in funding from multiple organisations such as the Dutch organisation of internationalisation in education (NUFFIC) and Volkswagen Foundation. In these projects, dr. Eijdenberg is involved as an expert for short and long-term assignments in, amongst others, Ethiopia, Burundi, Kenya, Oman, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.


  • BU3102: Multidisciplinary Project (Level 3; SIN)
  • BX2051: Managing People (Level 2; SIN)
  • CP3102: Multidisciplinary Project (Level 3; SIN)
  • 2016 to 2019 - Postdoctoral researcher, University of Hohenheim (Germany)
  • 2011 to 2016 - PhD researcher, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (The Netherlands)
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Socio-Economic Objectives
  • 2018 - Emerald Literati Awards 2018, Highly Commended Paper
  • 2018 - Best Teaching Award, "BSc - Profilseminar zur Marktorientierten Unternehmensführung", University of Hohenheim (Germany)

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