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  • Warandelaan 2, Prisma Building, room P 1.156

    5037 AB Tilburg

    Netherlands

Accepting PhD Students

1990 …2019
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Personal profile

Research interests

Xavier Martin is Professor of Strategy, International Business and Innovation at Tilburg University. He researches and teaches strategies for corporate expansion, with emphasis on international entry; alliances and corporate development activities; innovation and technology strategy; knowledge creation and transfer; and corporate and relationship performance.

Career

Current academic position

2005 - present: Professor of Strategy, International Business and Innovation (promoted to Professor 1 in 2009); Fellow of the CentER for Research in Economics and Business; and Co-founder and Management Team member of the Center for Innovation Research
Tilburg University, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration

Previous academic employment

2003-2004: Associate Professor of Strategy and International Business (with tenure) and Fellow of the CentER for Economic Research
Tilburg University, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration

1996- 2003: Assistant Professor, Management and International Business, Stern School of Business, New York University

2000-2001: Visiting Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Business, Columbia University

1995-1996: Instructor, Management and International Business, Stern School of Business, New York University

1990-1995: University of Michigan in Ann Arbor: Lecturer, Corporate Strategy, Graduate School of Business Administration, Winter 1993 and 1995
Research Assistant, Graduate School of Business Administration, 1990-1994
Course Coordinator, Center for Research on Economic Development, Summer 1993
Teaching Assistant, Center for Research on Economic Development, Summers 1991-1992

 

Current courses

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PhD supervision

Ph.D. Thesis Main Supervision

Vilma Chila (Tilburg University), supervisor, in progress

Tao Han (Tilburg University), supervisor, in progress

Harmke de Groot (Tilburg University, Ph.D. Program for Professionals), supervisor, in progress

Koen van den Oever (Tilburg University), supervisor, in progress

Frank Peters (Tilburg University, Ph.D. Program for Professionals), supervisor, in progress

Miranda Stienstra (Tilburg University), supervisor, in progress

Linda Rademaker (Tilburg University), supervisor, defended Fall 2016

Ana Aranda Gutierrez (Tilburg University), second supervisor, defended Fall 2016

Thijs Peeters (Tilburg University), supervisor, defended Spring 2013

Youtha Cuypers (Tilburg University), supervisor, defended Spring 2011

Ilya Cuypers (Tilburg University), supervisor, defended Fall 2009

Mario Schijven (Tilburg University), co-supervisor, defended Fall 2008

Namgyoo Park (NYU-Stern), dissertation committee co-chair, defended Fall 2000; comprehensive examination oral committee, Fall 1997

 

Other Ph.D. Committees and Advising

Zhengyu Li (Tilburg University), dissertation defense committee, Winter 2016

Korcan Kavusan (Tilburg University), dissertation defense committee, Winter 2015

David Kroon (Tilburg University), dissertation defense committee, Spring 2011

Bart Leten (Catholic University of Leuven), dissertation defense committee, Fall 2008

Brian Tjemkes (Nijmegen University), dissertation defense committee, Spring 2008

Elena Golovko (IESE, University of Navarra), dissertation defense committee, Fall 2007

Alex Eapen (Tilburg University), dissertation defense committee, Spring 2007

Anna Nadolska (Tilburg University), dissertation defense committee, Winter 2006

Rekha Krishnan (Tilburg University), dissertation defense committee, Winter 2006

Paulo Cunha (Tilburg University), dissertation defense committee, Fall 2005

Arjen Slangen (Tilburg University), dissertation defense committee, Winter 2005

Martyna Janowicz (Tilburg University), dissertation defense committee, Fall 2004

Oleg Chvyrkov (Tilburg University), dissertation defense committee, Spring 2004

Robert Salomon (NYU-Stern), dissertation committee member, Spring 2002

Mikelle Calhoun (NYU-Stern), dissertation proposal examination committee, Fall 2002

Ang Siah Hwee (National University of Singapore), external dissertation examiner, Spring 2000

Sanjay Jain (NYU-Stern), dissertation proposal examination committee, Fall 1998

Maxine Garvey (NYU-Stern), dissertation proposal examination committee, Winter 1997

Andac Arikan (NYU-Stern), comprehensive examination oral committee, Fall 1999

Andres Garcia (NYU-Stern), comprehensive examination oral committee, Fall 1996

Keywords

  • Strategic Management
  • International Management
  • Methodology And Statistics
  • Corporate Policy And Strategy
  • Innovation
  • Alliances And Joint Ventures
  • Mergers And Acquisitions
  • Technology Strategy

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Research Output 1990 2019

Open Access
Fishing
Water
Value creation
Decision making
Strategic decision making

Complex strategic choices: A new approach and Application to foreign firm agglomeration

Wu, Z., Salomon, R. & Martin, X., Aug 2017, In : Global Strategy Journal. 7, 3, p. 286–311

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Agglomeration
Strategic choice
Foreign firms
Guidance
Host country

Strategies for knowledge use in R&D and their implications for innovative performance

Peeters, T. & Martin, X., 1 Jan 2017, In : R & D management. 47, 1, p. 47-60 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Sales
Innovation
Industry
Knowledge use
Innovative performance
Open Access
File
Organizational change
Tactics
Business model
Decision maker
Organization theory

When collaborative strategy turns into acquisition: Distinguishing and explaining partner acquisition versus joint venture buyout

Stienstra, M. & Martin, X., Apr 2017, Collaborative Strategy: A Guide to Strategic Alliances. Mesquita, L. F., Ragozzino, R. & Reuer, J. J. (eds.). Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, p. 79-87 8 p. chapter 9

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

Alliances
Buy-out
Joint ventures
Equity
Ownership

Projects 2005 2014

Domestic alliance experience as an antecedent to international expansion

Rademaker, C. H. A. & Martin, X.

1/09/111/09/14

Project: Research projectDissertation research

Knowledge sourcing in R&D strategy

Peeters, T. J. G. & Martin, X.

1/10/081/10/11

Project: Research projectDissertation research