Joeri Hofmans


Associate Professor
Work and Organizational Psychology
Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Joeri Hofmans is an Associate Professor in Work and Organizational Psychology at the faculty of Psychology and Eductaional Sciences at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium. He obtained his PhD from the Vrije Universiteit Brussel in 2007 and held a postdoctoral researcher position at the University of Leuven. In addition, he was a visiting research fellow at the University of California, San Diego and the Erasmus University Rotterdam.

His primary research interests are in the areas of personality, emotions, leadership, motivation and work performance. Joeri has published over 70 peer-reviewed papers in journals such as the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, Organizational Research Methods, Journal of Organizational Behavior, Organization Science, and Leadership Quarterly.

Joeri serves as the Director of Research for Twegos, a Belgian-based HR Tech company specializing in Person-Organization fit. The Twegos evidence-based value assessment application was developed by Prof. Dr. Hofmans.

Joeri’s hobbies include playing futbal/soccer (as a goalkeeper), traveling, and reading. He and his wife Sofie are parents of two small children: Elise (three years old) and Alexander (two years old).