Martin Stienstra is a senior lecturer and researcher at NIKOS. He holds a Ph.D. in international entrepreneurship (focus on Effectuation) and an MSc in Business administration (specialisation International Management) from the University of Twente. His research focuses on effectuation, new venture creation, cognitive decision styles and the influence of national culture on decision making processes in new venture creation.
Martin coordinates the Entrepreneurship & Business Development track of the Honours program. Next, he is one of the coordinators of the minor Crossing Borders. Furthermore, he is involved in educational programs such as Creative Technology, as well as study tour programs (all faculties at the University of Twente). He also coordinates the IEM&BA study tour minor. He advises the International Management & Consultancy track of the master Business Administration. He has supervised over 200 Bachelor and Master graduation projects.
Martin is a member of the Program Committee of Advanced Technology.