Dirk van Dierendonck is professor of Human Resource Management at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM).
His areas of expertise include human resource management, leadership and leadership development, positive organizational scholarship, and measurement development.
Professor van Dierendonck is the associate editor of the International Journal of Servant Leadership. He is academic director of the Erasmus Centre for Human Resource Excellence and co-founder of the Erasmus Center for Leadership Studies. He is co-founder and co-organiser of the New Directions in Leadership Research conference organised by Duke University in the UK, Erasmus University in the Netherlands, INSEAD in France, and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in the USA.