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prof. dr. ir. H.H. Haisma

Prof Child Nutrition and Population Health, Rosalind Franklin Fellow, Head of Dept Demography
prof. dr. ir. H.H. Haisma
Mirjam Berghuis/ Eliza van der Ploeg:

Courses developed and taught    

2009 – 2011:

2009 - 2012:

2010 – 2014:

Demographic Survey Data Management, course coordinator, principal lecturer, master Population Studies;

Demographic Survey Analysis, course coordinator (till 2012), principal lecturer (till present), master Population Studies;

Population and Development, course coordinator, bachelor Social Geography and Planning, Minor Population Studies, Minor Development Studies (from 2011 onwards)


Other courses taught        

2010 – 2014:


 2010 – 2014:


 2011 – 2014:

 2011 – 2013:



Theories of Demographic Behaviour (lecture on Nutrition Transition theory, course coordinated by dr. Ajay Bailey, master Population Studies, 2010-present);

Demographic Data, Measures and Methods (lecture on calculations of statistical power, and on conducting fieldwork from experience in Brazil, course coordinated by dr. Fanny Janssen, master Population Studies)

Ground-breaking ideas (Baanbrekende ideeën) (lecture on Sen’s capability approach, course coordinated by prof.dr. Paulus Huigen, honour college bachelor Social Geography & Planning);

Medicalisation of food and nutrition (guest lecturer, course coordinated by dr. Donald van der Tol (Medical Ethics), bachelor Sociology.

Liveability course (lecture Social Choice Theory, Sen's Capability Approach), course coordinated by dr Tialda Haartsen, master Cultural Geography


(Research) master student projects: students + subjects      

2009 - 2014:

Master theses (supervision of graduate thesis work, about 2 per year) on a variety of subjects, including reproductive health, nutrition, mostly using Demographic Health Surveys for data analysis;


Last modified:18 January 2017 3.56 p.m.

Contact information

Landleven 1
9747 AD Groningen
The Netherlands

Office location

Working hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Mirjam Berghuis/ Eliza van der Ploeg: