Suurmond, Robert

Dr. Robert Suurmond is researcher and teacher in purchasing and supply management, innovation, and operations management in the context of services


  • Research Methodology
  • Theorising from practical problems
  • Problem-solving
  • Making difficult things easier to understand
  • Systematic Literature Reviews
  • Meta-Analysis
  • Qualitative research, incl interviewing
  • Focus groups and expert panels

Career History

  • 2021 - Present: Executive Committee Member, IPSERA
  • 2014 - 2019: PhD from RSM Erasmus University
  • Research Visit IVEY Business School, Western University