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E.S. (Ellis) Emanuel

PhD candidate
Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences
Programme group Work and Organizational Psychology

Visiting address
  • Nieuwe Achtergracht 129
Postal address
  • Postbus 15915
    1001 NK Amsterdam
Social media
  • Profile

    Ellis Emanuel is as a PhD candidate at the University of Amsterdam. Her doctoral research focuses on lifelong learning and aims to encourage people and organizations to continue developing; especially in learning communities.

    Expertise and research fields

    • Learning communities
    • Interorganizational learning
    • Lifelong learning
    • Knowledge sharing
    • Learning climate
  • Research

    Research methods

    • Longitudinal research
    • Diary study
    • Systematic review

    Current research projects

    NWO project: Understanding Learning Communities: Whether, When, and Why they are Effective

    Current collaborations

    Within our project “Understanding Learning Communities: Whether, When, and Why they are Effective” we (dr. Roy Sijbom, dr. Matthijs Baas, dr. Jessie Koen and I) work together with Hogeschool Arnhem Nijmegen (HAN), Hogeschool Rotterdam (HR), and several logistic companies.

  • Teaching & PhD supervision

    I supervise two Master's students per year with their thesis.

  • Publications


    • Emanuel, E. S., Sijbom, R. B. L., Koen, J., & Baas, M. (2022). Learning communities: Een begripsbepaling en verkenning van leerprocessen en kennisbenutting. Gedrag en Organisatie, 35(3), 289-315. Advance online publication. [details]


    • Emanuel, E. S., Sijbom, R. B. L., Koen, J., & Baas, M. (2022). Learning Communities: Communities in which employees and experts from different organizations co-actively learn and innovate.. Poster session presented at Kurt Lewin Institute Conference 2022, Zeist, Netherlands.
    • Emanuel, E. S., Sijbom, R. B. L., Koen, J., & Baas, M. (2022). Understanding Learning Communities: Whether, when and why they are effective. Abstract from Innovatieconferentie Logistiek 2022, Utrecht, Netherlands.

    Prize / grant

    • Emanuel, E., Sijbom, R., Koen, J. & Baas, M. (2022). Poster award - Most value creation from team science.

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  • Ancillary activities
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