External PhD candidates

Marleen Spijkman LLM MSc

Pasfoto Marleen Spijkman 2013 tbv website

External PhD candidate

Telephone: +31 (0)6- 39493200; +31 (0)53 – 489 3299 (secretary)

Dutch profile


  • Cross-cultural communication
  • Chinese-Western business, management and communication


Marleen Spijkman develops and realizes market-oriented cross-cultural research for/at Dutch and Chinese companies in The Netherlands, China and Hong Kong with a focus on: Chinese-Western business, management and communication. For more information regarding Marleen her research: www.inc-communication.com

2013 – Chinese-Western management-employee relationship

2012 – Chinese-Western negotiations


  • Promotor: Prof.dr. M.D.T. de Jong

Positions & Memberships

  • Entrepreneur in Research and Training at INC Communication
  • Manager and Lecturer Asia and Business Development at Van Hall Larenstein University of Applied Sciences

International experience

2013 China – Shanghai en Chengdu
Research Chinese-Western manager-employee relationship

2012 China – Beijing en Shanghai
Research Chinese-Western negotiations