Prof. Gabriele Jacobs

Gabriele Jacobs is an Associate Professor at the Department of Organisation and Personnel Management at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM).

Her research interests include: Organizational change, justice and identity, leadership, international management, methodology.

Gabriele Jacobs is the director of the Centre of Excellence on Public Safety Management (CESAM) ( which she co-founded in 2014.

She graduated with her PhD from University of Münster, Germany in 1998 within a multidisciplinary PhD program of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG). From 1992 – 99 she worked as researcher and assistant professor at the University of Cologne (Department of Economic and Social Psychology). In 1998 she was Visiting Professor at HEC, Paris (Department of Human Resource Management). Next to presenting her work at international conferences, Gabriele publishes in a wide range of academic journals in organizational behavior, marketing and management and also in journals with an applied focus.

She is involved in several EU-projects in the field of safety and security. Next to this she coordinates and conducts national research projects focusing e.g. on the Dutch police reform and changes in the law system.

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