Marieke Carpentier (Ph.D.)
Marieke Carpentier, Consultant/Researcher Regional Development and Labour Market at IDEA Consult, combines an economic background with a knowledge of organisational management. She graduated from the K.U. Leuven with a bachelor's degree in Sinology (cum laude), a master's degree in Management (magna cum laude) and a master's degree in Applied Economics with a focus on personnel and organization (magna cum laude). After her studies, Marieke did an internship as a consultant in recruitment and selection at Hudson, Hasselt. In 2019, she obtained her doctorate in Applied Economics with the title "Social media and employer branding" at UGent. The five studies of her doctoral research were published in peer-reviewed journals.