Prof Beatrice I.J.M. Van der Heijden


Radboud University Nijmegen, Institute for Management Research, the Netherlands

Job title

Head of Department Strategic HRM




Beatrice I.J.M. Van der Heijden is Head of the Department Strategic HRM, and Director of Research of the Responsible Organization Research Program. Moreover, she occupies a Chair in Strategic HRM at the Open Universiteit in the Netherlands, and at the University of Twente, the Netherlands. She holds a MA in Work and Organizational Psychology from the Radboud University, and a PhD in Management Science from the University of Twente. In 2000, she was a visiting Professor at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow (Scotland, UK). Her main research areas are: career development, employability, and aging at work. Van der Heijden is Associate Editor of the European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology, and has published, among others, in Journal of Vocational Behavior, HRM, Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology, and Career Development International.