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Scientists in focus

Aleman, Prof. André

Neuroimaging, neurosciences, hallucinations, hearing voices

Allers, Prof. Maarten

Public finance, local government economics

Andringa, Dr Tjeerd
Artificial intelligence, sound recognition by computers, robots
Barthel, Prof. Peter

Astronomy, astrophysics

Bastiaanse, Prof. Roelien
Linguistics, neurolinguistics, aphasia, brain damage and language
Batstra, Dr Laura

Child and youth psychiatry, Diagnostics, ADHD

Bezemer, Prof. Dirk

Monetary and financial economics, development economics, agricultural economics

Bockting, Prof. Claudi

Depressions, mental healthcare

Brakman, Prof. Steven

International economics and trade, globalization

Broersma, Prof. Marcel
Journalism, journalistic forms and styles, the relationship between press and politics
Brookhuis, Prof. Karel
Traffic psychology, behaviour in traffic
Brouwer, Prof. Jan
Jurisdiction, public order, national legislation
Bruin, Prof. Boudewijn de

Financial ethics

Buitelaar, Prof. Marjo

Islam and daily life, Muslims in diaspora

Buunk, Prof. Bram
Human behaviour, jealousy, partner selection, rivalry
Dehue, Prof. Trudy
History of Science (Psychology), depression & the pharmaceutical industry, mental health
de Roo, Prof. Gert
Planning, use and design of space and environment
De Waard, Prof. Dick

Traffic psychology, safe and unsafe behaviour in traffic

Dijk, Prof. Jouke van
Regional economics and the labour market
Dijkhuizen, Prof. Lubbert

Microbiology, carbohydrates

Dijkstra, Dr Jan Kornelis

Status, antisocial behaviour, risk behaviour, adolescence, social networks

Dijkstra, Prof. Arie

Addictions, stopping smoking, health psychology

Draaisma, Prof. Douwe
Memory, autobiographical memory, old age, neurology
Elhorst, Prof. Paul
Regional economics, unemployment
Engels, Prof. Hans

Constitutional law, law of decentral authorities

Faaij, Prof. André

Biobased economy, renewable energy technologies, energy, environmental sciences

Faems, prof. Dr. Dries

Innovation, Alliances, Acquisitions, Intellectual Property Rights

Fennis, Prof. Bob
Advertising, marketing, communication, influencing consumers
Feringa, Prof. Ben
Nanotechnology, synthetic organic chemistry
Franke, Prof. Lude

Statistical genetics, bioinfomatics

Frijlink, Prof. Erik

Dosage forms and biopharmaceutical aspects of drugs

Garretsen, Prof. Harry

Monetary, international and regional economics

Geert, Prof. Paul van
Developmental Psychology, Educational Psychology
Hacquebord, Prof. Louwrens
History and development of the Arctic region, Polar studies, gas, oil and coal mining in the Arctic regions
Haisma, Prof. Hidde
Gene therapy, gene doping, prodrugs
Halbertsma, Prof. Tjalling

East Asia, in particular Mongolia

Helmi, Prof. Amina
Astronomy, astro-archaeology, formation of the Milky Way
Hemelrijk, Prof. Charlotte

Behavioural biology, self-organization in primates, birds, fish

Hendriks, Prof. Petra
Linguistics, semantics, the meaning of language, communication
Herber, Prof. Rien

Geo-energy, CO2, fossil fuels, sustainable energy

Herman, Prof. Joost
International relations, humanitarian aid
Herrmann, Prof. Andreas

Chemistry, bioengineering, materials science

Hertogh, Prof. Marc

Public trust in law and jurisdiction, sociology of law

Heusden, Prof. Barend van

Culture and Cognition, art and art education

Hummelen, Prof. Kees
Plastic solar cells, organic energy and fuels, sustainable energy, materials science
Hutter, Prof. Inge
Demography, ageing, health
Jansen, Prof. Ritsert
Talent development and acquiring grants; bio-informatics
Janssen, Dr. Fanny

Population, mortality and health

Janssen, Prof. Marleen
Deafblindness, orthopedagogy, multiple disabilities
Jolij, Dr Jacob

Perception, neuroscience, psychology

Kalverboer, prof. Margrite Kalverboer
Youth care, underage asylum seekers, children’s rights
Keijzer, dr Merel

Bilingualism, cognitive ageing

Koning, Prof. Ruud
Sports sciences, statistics & probability, economics and sports economics
Koningsbrugge, Prof. Hans van

Russia, relations between Russia and the Netherlands and the West

Kooten, Prof. Geurt Henk van
Christianity, the relationship between early Christianity and the Graeco-Roman world
Kuiper, Prof. Yme
Anthropology of religion, elites, leadership
Kuipers, Prof. Oscar
Molecular genetics, synthetic biology
Kwakman, Dr Nico
Criminal law/criminal procedure law
Lansdorp, Prof. Peter
Ageing, Healthy Ageing
Loi, Prof. Maria Antonietta

Solar cells, interaction of light with matter

Loonen, Dr Maarten

Polar research, Arctic ecology

Meijer, Prof. Harro
Climate change, greenhouse gases, isotope physics
Nauta, Prof. Lodi

History of Philosophy, in particular Middle Ages, Renaissance and Enlightenment

Nollen, Dr Ellen
Alzheimer’s, proteins, DNA, medical genetics
Oldenhuis, Prof. Fokko

Religion and law, church and state

Otten, Prof. Bert
Neuromechanics, prosthetics
Otto, Prof. Sijbren

Systems chemistry, origins of life, catalysis, supramolecular chemistry

Piersma, Prof. Theunis
Migratory birds, godwits, animal ecology
Poolman, Prof. Bert

Synthetic biology, enzymology, membrane biology

Popović, Prof. Mladen
Dead Sea Scrolls
Postmes, Prof. Tom
Group behavior, collective behavior, conflict, social identity and communication technology
Rink, Prof. Floor

Diversity, hierarchical differentiation in groups, employee mobility, management board regulation

Roest, Prof. Diederik

String theory, cosmology

Romeijn, Prof Jan-Willem
Probability, philosophy of science
Scherpen, Prof. Jacquelien

Applied mathematics, smart grids, energy, robotics

Scheurink, Prof. Anton

Hormones and the brain, energy balance, eating disorders and addiction

Schmid, Prof. Monika

Language acquisition and attrition, bilingualism, loss of mother tongue in migrants

Schomaker, Prof. Lambert

Automatic handwriting analysis, robotics, learning software

Sierksma, Prof. Gerard
Sport and science, statistics, mathematics
Spek, Prof. Theo
History of landscape, geography
Spierdijk, Prof. Laura

Pensions, Insurance and Finance

Stamhuis, Dr Eize

Biomimetics (technological applications based on examples taken from nature)

Steg, Prof. Linda

Interaction between people and their environment, environmentally-friendly behaviour

Stoker, Prof. Janka
Leadership, organizational change
Strijker, Prof. Dirk
Agriculture, rural development, agriculture economics and policy
Stuckrad, Prof. Kocku von

Religious identity, history of religion, natural sciences & religion

Taatgen, Prof. Niels
Multitasking, human behaviour
Timmer, Prof. Marcel

International economics and production chains, world trade

Timmerman, Prof. Greetje
Youth, socialization of young people, gender
Toebes, Dr Brigit

International law, health law

Van Wees, Bart

Quantum electronic transport, graphene, nanoelectronics, spintronics

Veening, Prof. Jan Willem

Molecular genetics, bacteriology, medical microbiology

Veenstra, Prof. René
Bullying, adolescents, social behaviour, friendship
Verhoef, Prof. Peter

Marketing, retailing, sustainable behaviour

Vis, Prof. Iris

Distribution networks, transport networks, port logistics, service operations (e.g., libraries), optimisation

Visscher, Prof. Chris
Youth sport, talent recognition and talent development
Vlist, prof. Arno van der
Real estate, property, house prices
Voerman, Prof. Gerrit
Political parties, elections, populism
Vols, Prof. Michel

Public order law, approaches to (housing-related) anti-social behaviour, street nuisance and rogue landlords / slumlords

Vonk, Prof. Gijsbert

Social security, poverty, migration, socioeconomic law

Wieling, Dr Martijn

Linguistics, articulography, dialectometry

Wijmenga, Prof. Cisca

Genetics, Inflammation-related chronic diseases

Wilde, Prof. Jaap de

International Relations, Power Politics, Security Studies

Winter, Prof. Heinrich
Refugee and immigration law, supervision and enforcement, administrative law
Wortmann, Prof. Hans

Smart technology, healthy ageing, home automation, IT in care

Zock, Prof. Hetty

Psychology of religion, spiritual care, migration, culture and identity

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