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Prof. Dr. Alette Smeulers

prof. dr. A. Smeulers
prof. dr. A. Smeulers


Alette Smeulers


Dutch, but born in Luxemburg


Professor in criminal law and criminology of international crimes

What you teach at University College Groningen:

'war' and 'criminal law and criminology'


International crimes (genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes) and terrorism. I study the causes, the perpetrators and ways how to deal with these types of violence. See also:

Personal Facts

My favourite food is...

My favourite thing about Groningen is...
that it is a 'young' city with many students

My favourite place in the world is...

Something most people don’t know about me is...
that I am also a trained Physical Education teacher

My biggest achievement is...
still to come?

When I’m not working I’m...
travelling, watching movies or reading books

My inspiration is...
people with a passion for what they are doing and students who are eager to learn

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