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Dr Sjoerd van den Heuvel People Analytics Researcher at University of Applied Sciences Utrecht - Netherlands


Dr Sjoerd van den Heuvel is a researcher and lecturer at Utrecht University of Applied Science in the Netherlands. His research focuses primarily on the development, implementation and acceptation of People Analytics.

Besides providing in-company training on People Analytics, Sjoerd teaches People Analytics at the University of Twente and the FHR School of Governance in Suriname.

Sjoerd holds a Ph.D. degree in Human Resource Management and prior to his current position worked as an HR management consultant (Capgemini Consulting), internal advisor (Dutch Postal Service) and assistant professor in HRM (University of Twente).

In both his teaching and research activities, his core focus is on how to bridge the gap between science and practice, because that’s where the People Analytics magic happens!

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