Tineke's doctoral research explores creativity and innovation in inter-firm partnerships
Tineke Distelmans is a doctoral researcher in the accounting and finance field at Vlerick. She studies companies that partner each other to develop creative ideas or solutions. More specifically, her research focuses on contract design, creativity and innovation in inter-firm R&D partnerships. Tineke uses natural language processing techniques in her work.
She’s an active contributor to Vlerick’s Centre for Financial Leadership and Digital Transformation and collaborates closely with Professor Kristof Stouthuysen. She’s also involved in the data science bootcamp and supports Professor Stouthuysen on several courses, including Introduction to Financial Accounting, Introduction to Cost Accounting and Strategic Management Accounting.