Dr. Jolien Grandia is a senior lecturer at the Department of Public Administration and Sociology of the Erasmus university in Rotterdam.
She is responsible for teaching and coordinating multiple courses in the Public Administration Bachelor and Master and the supervision of bachelor and Master theses. At the Erasmus University she researches transformations in public procurement, such as the implementation of sustainable public procurement and the decentralization of youth and home care.
She previously worked as an assistant professor at the Radboud Univerisity and as a PhD Candidate and junior lecturer at the Department of Public Administration of the Erasmus University of Rotterdam. She obtained at the Erasmus University her PhD, which examined the implementation of sustainable procurement in the Dutch national government from an organizational change perspective.
J. Grandia, S.M. Groeneveld, B.S. Kuipers & A.J. Steijn (2014). Sustainable Procurement in Practice: Explaining the Degree of Sustainable Procurement from an Organisational Perspective. In F Decarolis & M Frey (Eds.), Reprinted in: Public Procurement’s Place in the World: The Charge Towards Sustainability and Innovation (Central Issues in Contemporary Economic Theory and Policy) (pp. 37-62). Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan
J. Grandia, Y. La Grouw & P.M. Kruyen (2017). Motivating the unemployed: How caseworkers employ different leadership strategies to motivate their clients. The International Research Society for Public Management: Budapest, Hungary (2017, april 19 - 2017, april 21).
J. Grandia (2016). Leadership & Knowledge in Decentralized Public Procurement. The International Research Society for Public Management: Hong Kong, China (2016, april 13 - 2016, april 15).
J. Grandia (2016). Public Procurement in Europe. Workshop Inkoop Onderzoek Nederland: Lunteren, The Netherlands (2016, januari 19 - 2016, januari 20).
J. Grandia, Y. La Grouw & P.M. Kruyen (2016). Motivating the unemployed: How caseworkers employ different leadership strategies to motivate their clients. Netherlands Institute for Government: Antwerp, Belgium (2016, november 23 - 2016, november 24).
J. Grandia (2014). The Role of Change Agents in Sustainable Public Procurement Projects. International Public Procurement Conference 6: Dublin (2014, augustus 14 - 2014, augustus 16).
J. Grandia (2014). The Role of Change Agents in Sustainable Public Procurement Projects. European Group for Organisation Studies Colloquium: Rotterdam (2014, juli 3 - 2014, juli 5).
J. Grandia (2013). Why change agents matter in sustainable procurement. 10th Annual Work Conference Netherlands Institute of Governance: Enschede (2013, november 28 - 2013, november 29).
J. Grandia (2012). Sustainable procurement in practice: a theoretical and empirical quest for influencing factors. 9th Annual Work Conference Netherlands Institute of Governance: Leuven (2012, november 29 - 2012, november 30).
J. Grandia (2011). Implementing sustainable procurement in the Dutch national government; exploring the policy implementation process. 33rd Annual Conference of the European Group for Public Administration of IIAS: Bucharest (2011, oktober 7 - 2011, oktober 10).
J. Grandia (2011). Organizational change in the implementation of sustainable procurement in the Netherlands. 8th Annual Work Conference – Netherlands Institute of Governance: Rotterdam (2011, december 1 - 2011, december 2).
B.S. Kuipers, M.J. Higgs, W.J.M. Kickert, F.B.L. van der Meer, J. Grandia, R. Post, L.G. Tummers, J. van der Voet & M.C. de Witte (2010). Managing change in public organizations: A review of the literature between 2000-2010. NIG Annual Work Conference: Maastricht (2010, november 25 - 2010, november 26).
J. Grandia (2010). Policy implementation and change management. NIG Annual Work conference 2010: Maastricht (2010, november 25 - 2010, november 26).
J. Grandia (2015). Finding the missing link: Examining the mediating role of sustainable procurement behaviour. Workshop Inkoop Onderzoek Nederland: Lunteren (2015, januari 20 - 2015, januari 21).
J. Grandia (2015). Fulfilling the potential of sustainable procurement: examining the role of behaviour, commitment to change and knowledge in determining the degree of sustainable procurement. IRSPM Conference: Birmingham (2015, maart 30 - 2015, april 1).
J. Grandia (2014). Increasing sustainable procurement behaviour. Annual Work Conference of the Netherlands Institute of Government: Delft (2014, november 27 - 2014, november 28).
J. Grandia. Implementing sustainable procurement: An organizational change perspective. EUR Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. A.J. Steijn & dr. B.S. Kuipers.