Mirjam Knockaert

Mirjam KnockaertBiography

Mirjam Knockaert is an Associate Professor at Ghent University and visiting professor at the Technical University of Munich (Germany). She received her Ph.D. in Business Administration from Ghent University in 2005. Her research interests are with entrepreneurship, and specifically entrepreneurship in teams, corporate governance and academic entrepreneurship/technology transfer. Her research was published in international journals including Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Business Venturing, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Small Business Economics and Journal of Management Studies.


  • Academic entrepreneurship
  • Technology transfer
  • Corporate governance in entrepreneurial ventures
  • Cognitive perspectives into entrepreneurship