Giorgio Touburg is a postdoctoral researcher at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM).
He has a background in sociology (urban studies), obtaining both his bachelor’s and master’s degree from Erasmus University. He is finishing his dissertation on performativity in management theory and practice.
Prior to joining RSM, he conducted and coordinated research on knowledge migration. He has published articles and book reviews in both Dutch and international peer-reviewed journals.
At RSM, Giorgio has taught and coordinated a course on cross-cultural management and lectured about Dutch culture. Before joining RSM, he taught classes on academic skills, urban sociology, organizational sociology, and globalization.
He is currently employed on PROPHETS, an EU-wide research consortium that studies online radicalization.
In addition to his work at RSM, Giorgio frequently writes op-ed pieces and columns.
G. Touburg (2016). Schiebroek. In J. Kerklaan & O. Vijfvinkel (Eds.), Groots Rotterdam scheurkalender 2017. Duiven: DrukwerkMAX
G. Touburg (2012). Boekbespreking. [Bespreking van het boek Integratie én uit de gratie? Perspectieven van Marokkaans-Nederlandse jongvolwassenen]. Mens en Maatschappij, 87(4), 439-442. doi: 10.5117/MEM2012.4.TOUB
G. Touburg & J.P.J.M. Essers (2018). Mythologizing Management: A Mythographic Analysis of the Case Method. 7th International Conference on Rhetoric and Narratives in Management Research: Barcelona (2018, maart 26).