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Research interests

I am a teacher in the area of Supply Chain Management.


  • 2011-now Assistant Professor, Dept. Management, Tilburg University, Tilburg, the Netherlands.
  • 2006-2011 Lecturer, Departement Organisation and Strategy,Tilburg University, Tilburg, the Netherlands.
  • 2001-2005, Senior researcher, CentER Applied Research, Tilburg University, Tilburg, the Netherlands.
  • 1996-2001, PhD student, University of Twente, Enschede, the Netherlands
  • 1994-1995, Researcher, Dept. Informatica and Artificial Intelligence, University of the Basque Country (UPV), San Sebastián, Spain.
  • 1992-1993, MSc Thesis project, Philips Research Laboratories, Eindhoven, the Netherlands.



Previous teaching activities:

  • Inleiding Organisatietheorie (2006-2010)
  • Supply Chain Management (2009-2011)
  • Project Assignment B (2006-2008)
  • Presentatievaardigheden (2007-2008)

Current courses

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PhD supervision

  • 2004 - now Supervision more than 80 MSc thesis projects
  • 2006 - now Supervision ca. 70 BSc thesis projects


  • Health Care
  • Logistics
  • Logistics Management
  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Production Management

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Bayesian networks Engineering & Materials Science
Genetic algorithms Engineering & Materials Science
Traveling salesman problem Engineering & Materials Science
Genetic Algorithm Mathematics
Bayesian Networks Mathematics
Mathematical operators Engineering & Materials Science
Structure Learning Mathematics
Triangulation Engineering & Materials Science

Research Output 1996 2008

  • 6 Article
  • 4 Chapter
  • 1 Entry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Does trust foster sustainability? Results from a management simulation game

Krikke, H. R., Brekelmans, R. C. M., Fleuren, H. A. & Kuijpers, C. M. H., 2008, Web-Based Green Product Life Cycle Management Systems: Reverse Supply Chain Utilization. Wang, H. F. (ed.). Hershey, PA: Information Science Reference, p. 461 461 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Managing supply risk of imported agricultural products: A case study in the Dutch fruit and vegetable industry

van de Vijver, M. A. R., Kuijpers, C. M. H. & Vos, G. C. J. M., 2005, Proceedings of IPSERA 2005. France: IPSERA, p. 1055-1063

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Genetic algorithms for the travelling salesman problem: A review of representations and operators

Larrañaga, P., Kuijpers, C., Murga, R. H., Inza, I. & Dizdarevic, S., Apr 1999, In : Artificial intelligence review: An international survey and tutorial journal. 13, 2, p. 129-170

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Traveling salesman problem
Genetic algorithms
Mathematical operators

Moral graph (triangulation of)

Larrañaga, P. & Kuijpers, C., 1999, Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences. New York: John Wiley & Sons, Vol. Update volume 3. p. 462-464

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionaryScientificpeer-review

Decomposing Bayesian networks: Triangulation of the moral graph with genetic algorithms

Larrañaga, P., Kuijpers, C., Poza, M. & Murga, R. H., Mar 1997, In : Statistics and Computing. 7, 1, p. 19-34

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Bayesian networks
Bayesian Networks
Genetic algorithms
Genetic Algorithm