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Marianne van Woerkom


  • Prof. Cobbenhagenlaan 225, Simon Building, room S 511

    5037 DB Tilburg


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Research interests

Dr. Marianne Van Woerkom is associate professor at the Department of Human Resource Studies, Tilburg University, Netherlands. Her research interest include positive psychology and the strengths-based approach, coaching, team learning and workplace learning. She is member of the editorial board of Human Resource Development Review and Human Resource Development International and project leader of the project "Increasing employees' well-being through web-based coaching for managers" funded by Zonmw. She publishes in journals like  Journal of Applied Psychology, European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology, International Journal of Human Resource Management, Journal of Business and Psychology, Journal of Managerial Psychology, and Adult Education Quarterly.

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External positions

(University of Nebraska)

1 Jan 2006 → …


1 Jan 2005 → …


  • Innovation
  • Personal Growth
  • Human Resource Development
  • Leadership
  • Organisational Learning
  • Diversity In Organisations

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Research Output 2000 2019

Het verlagen van werkdruk: Positieve, preventieve en proactieve interventies

Kroon, B., Meyers, M. C. & van Woerkom, M. 2019 (Accepted/In press) In : Gedrag en Organisatie. p. 1-4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
job satisfaction

Perceived organizational support for the use of employees’ strengths and employee well‑being: A cross‑country comparison

Meyers, M. C., Adams, B. G., Sekaja, L., Buzea, C., Cazan, A-M., Gotea, M., Stefenel, D. & van Woerkom, M. 5 Sep 2018 In : Journal of Happiness Studies.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
satisfaction with life
path analysis

Promoting positive outcomes through strengths interventions: A literature review

Ghielen, S. T. S., van Woerkom, M. & Meyers, M. C. 2018 In : The Journal of Positive Psychology. 13, 6, p. 573-585

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Non-Randomized Controlled Trials
Extraversion (Psychology)

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