Dr. Hans ten Rouwelaar

Assistant Professor
Hans ten Rouwelaar
  • Administrative Information Care
  • Management Accounting & Control
  • Supervising Thesis
Coincidence does not exist.

Dr. Hans ten Rouwelaar is Program Director of the Part Time Master of Science in Management (PTMSc) and Assistant Professor of Management Accounting & Control at Nyenrode Business University. He is part of Nyenrode's Faculty Research Center for Accounting, Auditing & Control. 

Before joining Nyenrode in 2000, he worked for the COTG (currently NZa) in Utrecht, as an independent remedial teacher in Amsterdam, and as a lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences in Utrecht. Hans holds a MSc in Econometrics (Free University in Amsterdam) and in August 2015 he defended his PhD thesis: Business Unit Controllers Involvement in Management at Nyenrode Business Universiteit.

As a lecturer, Ten Rouwelaar is involved in several Master of Science, Executive and in-company programs teaching Management Control and/or Accounting Information Systems as the main topic. Moreover, he supervises thesis projects for the degree programs, e.g. the Master of Science in Accountancy (awarded best supervisor in 2018), the Master of Science in Controlling (awarded best supervisor in 2014), and the Master of Science in Management.


Ten Rouwelaar is a real family man. He also has a passion for beautiful cars and Formula 1.

Most relevant publications

  • Rouwelaar, J.A. ten, Schaepkens, F.F.J.M., & Widener, S.K. (2021). Skills, Influence and Effectiveness of Management Accountants. Journal of Management Accounting Research, 33(2), 211-235.
  • Rouwelaar, J.A., Bots, J.M., & De Loo, I.G.M. (2018). The influence of Management Accountants on managerial decisions, Journal of Applied Accounting Research, 19(4), 442 -464.
  • Rouwelaar, J.A. ten. (2015). Business Unit Controllers Involvement in Management. Dissertation Nyenrode Business Universiteit, H&G uitgeverij, Amsterdam.