Martin Stienstra is a senior lecturer and researcher at NIKOS. He holds a Ph.D. in international entrepreneurship 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 is one of the coordinators of the minor Crossing Borders and he is the coordinator of the Business and Society module (Advanced Technology). He is furthermore involved in educational programs such as the Business Administration pre-master, the bachelor Business Administration (e.g. Innovation and Entrepreneurship module) and bachelor Creative Technology. Martin also teaches in study tour programs (all faculties at the University of Twente) and coordinates the IEM&BA study tour minor. He is the coordinator for the International Management track of the master Business Administration. He has supervised over 170 Bachelor and Master graduation projects.
Martin is a member of the Program Committee of Advanced Technology.