Hanke Korpershoek (1982) attended the Teachers’ Training College for Primary Education (1999-2002) and studied Educational Sciences at the University of Groningen (2002-2005). From 2006 to 2010 she worked on her PhD project “Search for Science Talent in the Netherlands” at the GION Education/Research institute of the University of Groningen, in which she investigated educational choice behaviour and talent utilization of students in upper secondary education. From 2011 to 2016 she worked as an assistant professor at the GION Education/Research institute. In 2016, she was appointed associate professor and continued her work on cognitive, behavioural, and socioemotional factors that determine students’ school success and career choices, with a particular interest in cross-cultural comparisons between Western and East-Asian societies.

Expertise and research interests: educational sciences, evidence-based education, study choice behaviour, behavioural decision theories, motivation, school belonging, curiosity, classroom management, school systems, and education in East-Asia.

Company webpage. http://www.rug.nl/gion/index
Personal profile on company webpage. http://www.rug.nl/staff/h.korpershoek/index
LinkedIn webpage. http://www.linkedin.com/pub/hanke-korpershoek/b/391/697
Academia webpage. http://rug.academia.edu/HankeKorpershoek
Research gate webpage. http://www.researchgate.net/profile/Hanke_Korpershoek

European Association for Learning and Instruction (EARLI)

Special Interest Group ‘Motivation and Emotion’ of EARLI

Kennis Over Motivatie (KOM!) Nederlands/Vlaams netwerk van motivatieonderzoekers

Vereniging voor Onderwijs Research (VOR) – Divisie Onderwijs & Samenleving

Landelijk Netwerk Vrouwelijke Hoogleraren (LNVH)