Prof. Y.W.M. Benschop (Yvonne)

Professor - Strategic Human Resource Management

Prof. Y.W.M. Benschop (Yvonne)
Visiting address

Heyendaalseweg 141

Postal address

Postbus 9108

Working days Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Yvonne Benschop is Professor of Business Administration, Organizational Behavior. She is head of Department of Business Administration, and leads the multidisciplinary research hotspot Gender and Power in Politics and Management, in which 20+ researchers from Business Administration, Political Science, Economics and Geography, Planning and Environment collaborate. She is affiliate professor at the Center for Gender in Organizations of Simmons School of Management, Boston, USA.
Her teaching, research and adisory work center on the social responsibility of contemporary organizations to organize for gender equality, diversity and inclusion. She is interested in informal organization processes that produce inequalities and in the interventions to change these processes and inequalities. Current research projects include gender and inclusion in leadership; the influence of postfeminism on organizational change and intersectional equality.
She is Co-Editor in Chief of the journal Organization, associate editor of Gender, Work and Organization, and serves on the editorial boards of several other journals



Yvonne Benschop researches the responsibility that organisations have towards issues that pertain to gender equality, diversity and inclusion. Which strategies and tools help organisations to change? What role do training courses, networking and inclusive leadership play?