Dr. Steve VanderVeenProfessor of Management
Steve VanderVeen is a professor of business and the Ruch Director of the Baker Scholars. He joined Hope College in 2004 and served as the director of the Center for Faithful Leadership from 2007 to 2016.
Before he came to Hope, Steve was a faculty member at Calvin College, where he taught courses in management and marketing.
Steve enjoys teaching entrepreneurship, marketing and leadership courses. He especially enjoys engaging students in projects to empower them to discern, develop and emply their gifts and calling.
- Ph.D., marketing and consumer behavior, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1995
- MBA, marketing, Western Michigan University, 1985
- B.A., English, Calvin College, 1982
- “Seven Metaphors to Help Understand Being an Entrepreneur,” Entrepreneur.com, 2015
- “Are You A Management Consultant or an Entrepreneur?,” Entrepreneur.com, 2015
- “The Secret Entrepreneurial Lessons of a Liberal Arts Education,” Entrepreneur.com 2014
- “Born to Shop,” Perspectives Journal, 2008
- “Faith at Work Scale (FWS): Justification, Development, and Validation of a Measure of Judaeo-Christian Religion in the Workplace,” Journal of Business Ethics, 2008
- “Toward a Distinctive Undergraduate Management Program,” Christian Higher Education, 2008
- “Will There Be Marketing in Heaven?,” Perspectives Journal, 2003
- “Does Being Honest Pay? An Empirical Study,” Christian Scholars Review, 1999
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