dr. J.T. Voordijk (Hans)

Associate Professor

About Me

Hans Voordijk holds a Master in Economics and a Master in Philosophy from Erasmus University Rotterdam and a PhD in Economics and Business Administration from Maastricht University. Hans is also Honorary Associate Professor at the School of Property, Construction & Project Management of Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT University Melbourne). Hans was project manager at the Netherlands Organization of Applied Scientific Research (TNO), Assistant Professor at Tilburg University and lecturer at Asmara University, Eritrea. He was also member of the Board of Supervisory Directors of Ubbink B.V. He started his career as Research Assistant at the Maastricht Economic Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT) of Maastricht University.



Engineering & Materials Science
Construction Industry
Business & Economics
Construction Industry
Information Modeling
Real Estate


Hans focuses on two major research fields:

  • Philosophy of technology in civil engineering
  • Digitalization of construction supply chains


Sloot, R. N. F. , Voordijk, H. , & Volker, L. (2022). Making sense of equivocality in digital transformation: The case of a Dutch public client. Paper presented at 38th Annual ARCOM Conference 2022, Glasgow, United Kingdom.
Voordijk, H. , Vahdatikhaki, F., & Matel, E. (2022). Machine learning and technological mediation in cost estimation practice. International Journal of Management Concepts and Philosophy, 15(1), 22-36. https://doi.org/10.1504/IJMCP.2022.120547
Sloot, R. N. F. , Voordijk, H. , & Volker, L. (2021). Information processing capabilities for managing public procurement complexity. Paper presented at 30th Annual IPSERA Conference 2021, Knoxville, United States.
Petrescu, T-C., Mihai, P. , Voordijk, H., Nedeff, V., Văideanu, D., Nedeff, F., Babor, T-D., Vasincu, D., & Agop, M. (2021). Complex Behavior in the Dynamics of a Polymeric Biocomposite Material—“Liquid Wood”: Experimental and Theoretical Aspects. Polymers, 14(1), [64]. https://doi.org/10.3390/polym14010064
Petrescu, T-C. , Voordijk, H., & Toma, I-O. (2021). Then and now: construction management practices in Romania and the Netherlands. International Journal of Technology, Policy and Management, 21(2), 91-103. https://doi.org/10.1504/IJTPM.2021.116511
Plantinga, H. , Voordijk, H. , & Dorée, A. (2021). Creating strategic alignment during the development of procurement instruments. Proceedings of Institution of Civil Engineers: Management, Procurement and Law, 174(1), 14-22. https://doi.org/10.1680/jmapl.20.00005
Chivatá Cárdenas, I., Roumboutsos, A. , Voordijk, J. T., & Karousos, I. (2020). Business models for transport infrastructure assets? Some experiences in Europe. In The Decision-Making Process for Infrastructural Investment Choices (pp. 62-92). Franco Angeli Edizioni.
Adriaanse, A. M., Bruggeman, E. , & Voordijk, J. T. (2020). Digitale transformatie van het bouwproces en haar juridische en organisatorische aspecten. (Preadviezen voor de Vereniging voor Bouwrecht; No. 48). Vereniging voor Bouwrecht.

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University of Twente
Faculty of Engineering Technology
Horst Complex (building no. 20), room Z231
De Horst 2
7522LW  Enschede
The Netherlands

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Faculty of Engineering Technology
Horst Complex  Z231
P.O. Box 217
7500 AE Enschede
The Netherlands