Head of department



Dr. M.R.R. (Ringo) Ossewaarde
Associate professor in governance, society and technology

Areas of expertise
Technology and society
Societal and technological transformations
Technological citizenship and governance
Societal resilience 
Technology discourses 

SUPPORT STAFF

 


M.M. (Manon) Jannink-van het Reve
Secretary 

Building 41: Cubicus
Room: C-321
Phone: +31 53 489 3260
E mail: m.m.vanhetreve@utwente.nl

Office hours:
Monday-Tuesday 9.00-15.00
Thursday 9.00-16.30

J.L.M. (Annette) van der Tuuk-Brand 
Secretary 

Building 41: Cubicus
Room: C-321
Phone: +31 53 489 3280 
E mail: j.l.m.vandertuuk@utwente.nl

Office hours:
Monday-Tuesday-Wednesday-Thursday
9.00-16.30

PROFESSORATE

 


Prof.dr. M.J.G.J.A. (Marcel) Boogers

Areas of expertise
Regional governance
Institutional innovations
Intergovernmental relations
Local politics
Political organizations
Political leadership


Prof.dr. S.A.H. (Bas) Denters

Areas of expertise
Local and regional governance
Urban policy
Local democracy


Prof.dr. A. (Ariana) Need
Professor in Sociology

Areas of expertise
Social stratification research
Electoral research
Sociology of education
Social science research methods



Prof.dr. R. (René) Torenvlied
Professor in Public Management

Areas of expertise
Public management, networks and performance in the public sector
Collective decision-making and policy implementation

ACADEMIC STAFF


Dr. S. (Shawn) Donnelly

Areas of expertise
International and Comparative Political Economy
Monetary Unions / Macro-economic Policy
Company and Financial market / Accounting Regulation
Economic Competitiveness Strategies and Protectionism
European Integration 

Dr. A. (Annika) Jaansoo 
Researcher

Areas of expertise 
Cross-border cooperation 
Cross-Border service provision 
Territorial Impact
EU Cohesion Policy 
EU Neighbourhood Policy 
EU Enlargement Policy 


 


Dr. G. (Giedo) Jansen
Assistant professor

Areas of expertise
Economic and Political Sociology
Employment and Labor Relations
Self-employment, "gig" economy 
Digital economy, platform economy 
Political science, electoral research 


Dr. V. (Veronica) Junjan
Assistant professor in Public Management

Areas of expertise
Public Administration Reform
Circulatory migration and local government in EU
Organization changes in local governments
Decision making in the public sector


Dr. P.J. (Pieter-Jan) Klok
Assistant Professor

Areas of expertise

Le Anh Nguyen Long
Assistant Professor

Areas of expertise 
Policy emergence and change
Institutional capacity, resilience, and adaptation
Policy learning and diffusion
Policy networks

 


Dr. C. (Claudio) Matera
Assistant Professor in Comparative and European Public law

Area of expertise
Comparative and European Public Law 

 


Dr. A.J.J. (Guus) Meershoek
Assistant professor safety studies

Areas of expertise
Modern policing
Public safety governance
History of policing


Dr. C. (Christine) Prokop

Expertise
Public employees’ attitudes and behavior 
Digital technologies and algorithmic tools in public services 
Experimental public administration research 


Dr. M. (Martin) Rosema

Areas of expertise
Voting behaviour
Elections
Referendums
Political psychology


Dr. J.S. (Jörgen) Svensson
Assistant professor sociology

Areas of expertise
Organization
Integration
Equal treatment

PHD CANDIDATES

 

F. (Franziska) Eckardt

Interests 
Citizen participation in local governance 
Political institutions and democracy 
Multi-actor governance in complexity   


E.B. (Elena) Escalante-Block

Interests 
(De)Politicisation processes
Competition and State Aid Policy 
Legitimacy in the EU


M. (Minsi) Li

Interests 
Governmental crisis communication on social media
Sematic network and communication network on social media
Chinese natural language processing

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D. (Daniëlle) Overdijk

Specialty
The social domain



Y. (Yasmin) Lurusati
External PhD candidate

Interests 
Decentralization
Public Administration
Reform
Political Accountability
Policy Responsiveness
Local Democracy
Direct Election
Political Reform
Citizen/Community Participation 

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T.(Tatiana) Nascimento-Heim 
External PhD candidate  

Interests
International law
Cybersecurity
Global Governance

D.K. (Dominika) Proszowska

Interests
Political trust
Citizens’ attitudes and orientations in multi-level governance systems
Democratic legitimacy in the EU  

R.(Radu) Triculescu

Interests 

Migration
Bureauracy
Legitimacy of Multi-Level Orders 

Y. (Yeongsool) Yoon

Interests
Competition Law and Policy
Data Protection Law and Policy
Privacy issue in Big Data Industry

Affiliated staff

PhD defences and dissertations