Publications

Koen, J. (forthcoming). Career pathways: a contemporary approach to career progress. In J.W. Hedge (Ed.): Career Pathways – School to Retirement and Beyond. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK.

Koen, J. & Parker, S.K. (2018). Tackling the root of insecurity: Why some workers experience less insecurity in today’s labor market. Best Paper Proceedings of the Seventy-eighth Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management.

Hamstra, M.W., Van Vianen, A.E.M. & Koen, J. (2018). Does employee perceived person-organization fit promote performance? The moderating role of supervisor perceived person-organization fit. European Journal of Work & Organizational Psychology. (5-year IF = 3.159)


Klehe, U.C., de Pater, I., Koen, J. & Kira, M. (2017). Too old to tango? Job loss and job search among older workers. In E.J. Van Hooft & U.C. Klehe (Eds.): Handbook of Job-loss and Job-Search, Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK.


Koen, J., van Vianen, A.E.M., Klehe, U.C. & Zikic, J. (2016). “A Whole New Future”: Identity Construction among Disadvantaged Young Adults. Career Development International, 21(7), 1-25. Awarded Highly Commended Paper 2017.

Koen, J., van Vianen, A.E.M., van Hooft, E.A.J. & Klehe, U.-C. (2016). How experienced autonomy can improve job seekers’ motivation, job search, and chance of finding reemployment. Journal of Vocational Behavior, 95-96, 31-44.

Van Vianen, A.E.M., Hamstra, M.W. & Koen, J. (2016). Person-Environment Fits as Drivers of Commitment. In J.P. Meyer (Ed.): Handbook of Employee Commitment (pp. 275-288). Edward Elgar Publishing Limited.


Koen, J., Klehe, U.C. & van Vianen, A.E.M. (2015). Job search and employability after compulsory reemployment courses: the role of choice, usefulness and motivation. Applied Psychology: International Review, 64, 674-700.

Saks, A. Zikic, J. & Koen, J. (2015). Job Search Self-Efficacy: Reconceptualizing the Construct and its Measurement. Journal of Vocational Behavior, 86, 104-114. Top 10 most cited articles in 2016 (rank: 7/10).

Koen, J., Vansteenkiste, S. & Verbruggen, M. (2015). Wanneer zijn zoekstrategieën effectief? Een studie bij Vlaamse werklozen. Over.Werk, Tijdschrift van het Steunpunt WSE, 4, 73-81. Leuven: Uitgeverij Acco.

Van Vianen, A.E.M., Koen, J., & Klehe, U.C. (2015). Unemployment: Creating and conserving resources for career self-regulation. In: L. Nota & J. Rossier (Eds.) Handbook of the Life Design paradigm: From practice to theory, from theory to practice (pp. 201-218). Bingley, UK: Hogrefe.


Koen, J., van Vianen, A.E.M. & Klehe, U.C. (2014). De sleutel tot succesvolle re-integratie: over de cruciale rol van inzetbaarheid bij het vinden van (passend) werk. Gedrag & Organisatie, 27, 331-351.

Van Vianen, A.E.M., Koen. J. & Klehe, U.C. (2014). Bronnen voor zelfregulatie in een dynamische loopbaan. Loopbaanvisie, 1, 75-81.


Koen, J., Klehe, U.C. & van Vianen, A.E.M. (2013). Employability among the long-term unemployed: a futile quest of worth the effort? Journal of Vocational Behavior, 82, 37-48 

Koen, J. (2013). Employability en de zoektocht naar passend werk. NSVP Innovatief in werk.


Koen, J., Klehe, U.C. & van Vianen, A.E.M. (2012). Training Career Adaptability to Facilitate a Successful School-to-Work Transition. Journal of Vocational Behavior, 81, 395-408. Top 10 most cited articles in 2014 (rank: 3/10).

Van Vianen, A.E.M., Klehe, U.C., Koen, J. & Dries, N. (2012). The Construction and Initial Validation of the Dutch Form of the Career Adapt-Abilities Scale. Journal of Vocational Behavior, 80, 716-724.

Klehe, U.C., Zikic, J., Van Vianen, A.E.M, Koen, J. & Buyken, M. (2012). Coping proactively with economic stress: career adaptability in the face of job insecurity, job loss, unemployment and underemployment. In P.L. Perrewé et al. (Eds.): Research in Occupational Stress and Well-Being (pp. 131-176), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Bradford, UK.

Klehe, U.C., Koen, J. & de Pater, I. (2012). Ending on the scrap heap? The experience of job loss and job search among older workers. In J.W. Hedge & W. Borman (Eds.): Handbook of Work & Aging, Oxford University Press (pp.313-340), Oxford, UK.


Koen, J., Klehe, U.C., van Vianen, A.E.M., Zikic, J. & Nauta, A. (2010). Job-search strategies and reemployment quality: the impact of career adaptability. Journal of Vocational Behavior, 77, 126-139.