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  • PhD (Management), Erasmus University - Rotterdam, 10/05/2012


Research keywords

  • Board of Directors (BoDs)
  • Chief Executive Officers (CEOs)
  • Corporate Governance
  • Middle Managers
  • Organizational Learning/Adaptation
  • Strategic Renewal
  • Top management teams

Research expertise

  • Strategic Renewal
  • Top Management Teams
  • Corporate Elites
  • Diversity


  • Dutch
  • English
  • Spanish

Fields of Research

150399Business And Management Not Elsewhere Classified50
150310Organisation And Management Theory25
150312Organisational Planning And Management25


Teaching keywords

  • Strategic Management

Teaching expertise

  • Strategic Management
  • Decision Making
  • Research Methods in Strategic Management


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Book (1 outputs)

2012Heyden MLM, Essays on Upper Echelons & Strategic Renewal: A Multilevel Contingency Approach, Erasmus Research Institute of Management ¿ ERIM, Rotterdam, Netherlands (2012)

Journal article (6 outputs)

2015Van Doorn S, Heyden MLM, Troester C, Volberda HW, 'Entrepreneurial Orientation and Performance: Investigating Local Requirements for Entrepreneurial Decision-Making', Advances in Strategic Management, 1-25 (2015)
2015Heyden MLM, Kavadis N, Neuman Q, 'External Corporate Governance and Strategic Investment Behaviors of Target CEOs', Journal of Management, 1-25 (2015)
2015Heyden MLM, Oehmichen J, Nichting S, Volberda HW, 'Board Background Heterogeneity and Exploration-Exploitation: The Role of the Institutionally-Adopted Board Model', Global Strategy Journal, 1-23 (2015)
2015Heyden MLM, Reimer M, Van Doorn S, 'Innovating Beyond the Horizon: CEO Career Horizon, Top Management Composition, and R&D Intensity', Human Resource Management (Wiley), 0-0 (2015)
2013Heyden MLM, van Doorn S, Reimer M, Van Den Bosch FAJ, Volberda HW, 'Perceived Environmental Dynamism, Relative Competitive Performance, and Top Management Team Heterogeneity: Examining Correlates of Upper Echelons' Advice-Seeking', Organization Studies, 34 1327-1356 (2013) [C1]
2013Heyden MLM, Sidhu JS, Van Den Bosch FAJ, Volberda HW, 'Top management team search and new knowledge creation: How top management team experience diversity and shared vision influence innovation', International Studies of Management and Organization, 42 27-51 (2013) [C1]
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Conference (2 outputs)

2013Heyden MLM, Koene BAS, Fourne S, 'Examining Role Involvement of Top and Middle Management in Organizational Change', Best Paper Proceedings (Organization & Management Theory Division), Orlando, FL (USA) (2013)
2012Heyden MLM, Oehmichen J, Nichting S, 'Board Capital, Board Structure, and Organizational Learning: A Cross-National Analysis', Best Paper Proceedings (International Management Division), Boston, MA (USA) (2012)

Grants and Funding


Number of grants1
Total funding$5,000

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2013 (1 grants)

Reconceptualizing Decision-making Involvement in Upper Echelons Research$5,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Mariano Heyden
New Staff GrantChief Investigator
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Research Supervision

Number of current supervisions1
Total current UoN PhD EFTSL0.5

For supervisions undertaken at an institution other that the University of Newcastle, the institution name is listed below the program name.

Current Supervision

ProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
20152018PhD (Accounting & Finance)Co-SupervisorCorporate Social Responsibility, Corporate Governance and Firm Performance Interactions: Evidence from Developed and Developing Economies

Dr Mariano Heyden

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