Research assignments for students
The research group ‘Cross-Border Business Development’ (CBBD) offers many research opportunities for students who need to do their internship or graduation assignment. Are you interested in carrying out research at Fontys Venlo? We offer an attractive internship position in a German-Dutch team (work placement is also possible).
The Research Group CBBD is a research and innovation institute that aims to let both employees and employers think and act cross-border. A necessary thing in a European border region. As an intern within Fontys you get the chance to participate proactively. You will be actively involved in getting to know the team and the organisation. Furthermore, working at Fontys brings you in contact with many beautiful companies and business clubs in the cross-border region around Venlo. In addition, you will be given specific tasks and therefore personal responsibility, for example in the area of event management and marketing. You will also get the time you need to work on your research.
Interested? Then take a look at the research assignments below. For each assignment the contact person is mentioned.
All vacancies for the second semester 2020-2021 are filled.
Applications for the first semester 2021-2022 are welcome.
Erfolgreiche Arbeit über die Grenze hinaus
Succesvol zakendoen over de grens
Retention of frontier workers
Cross-border retail in combinatie met leisure
Crossborder Game Lab
(Mis)match cross-border labour market
Agrotourism in the border region
Covid19 and cross-border trade 1
Covid19 and cross-border trade 2
Mind the Digital Gap
Duurzaamheid en deelnamen aan INTERREG-projecten
Recruitment in the cross-border area
Innovative strength of the Euregion
Effect of modern interior office design on employee wellbeing in the border region
Braindrain in the Dutch border regions
Previous research projects
Influence of the New Silk Road Initiative on business in the cross-border region around Venlo
Onboarding of frontier workers
Competences and working in cross-border teams
Impact of cross-border business activities on firms profitability
Comparative analysis of financial indicators in German and Dutch firms
Start-up Xcelerators 1
Start-up Xcelerators 2
Digitization of SMEs in the border area during COVID-19
Cross-border retail and consumer behaviour