M (Monique) van der Meer MScPromovendus, PhD candidate Marketing and Consumer Behaviour
Monique is a PhD researcher in the Marketing and Consumer Behaviour group at Wageningen University and Research. After obtaining a Bachelor in Business Administration, she graduated with two Master degrees (MSc Marketing and Research Master's degree in Business Research) from the University of Groningen.
Current research: Under the supervision of dr. ir. Arnout Fischer and dr. Marleen Onwezen, her PhD research focuses on examining consumer response in the transition towards plant-based proteins. She researches effective marketing and naming strategies for plant-based meat and dairy alternatives in the supermarket, as part of the multidisciplinary NWO project 'Accelerating the Transition to Plant-Based Proteins'. https://www.proteintransition.nl/
Research interests: consumer behaviour, categorisation theory, sustainable consumption behaviour, choice restrictions, plant-based proteins