Nils Van den Steen

Clinical Professor

PhD, Business Economics


  • Bio

    Nils Van Den Steen is an incoming clinical professor of information technology and operations management. He holds a PhD in Business Economics from Ghent University in Belgium, where he also earned an MS in Business Engineering-Operations Management and a BS in Business Engineering. His research focuses on business process digitalization. He also serves as Associate Director for The Commercial Diplomacy Initiative. He came to Cox as a visiting professor in the fall of 2021 and has been in that role until now. Off-duty, he is an avid tabletop boardgame and role-playing gamer and Ghent University’s unofficial ambassador, championing its beauty at every opportunity. 

  • Teaching

    ITOM 3306 Operations Management
  • Research

    B2B Electronic Commerce, Business-Information Systems Interface, Technology Management