Our team

Martijn Burger
Prof. dr. Martijn Burger
Academic Director of EHERO
Drs. Guy van Liemt RM
Executive Director of EHERO
Erik Bemelmans
Aanjager & Geluk scout EHERO
Prof. dr. Ruut Veenhoven
Academic Director World Database of Happiness & 'Sturen op Geluk in het Publieke Domein'
Dr. Martijn Hendriks
Senior Researcher
Dr. Emma Pleeging, MSc
Senior Researcher
Ivonne Buijt
Managing Director of the World Database of Happiness
Oskar Wolthoorn
Marloes Hoogerbrugge, MSc
Researcher & PhD Candidate
Aartie Bhawaniebhiek
Program Coordinator 'Het Rendement van Geluk' / ' Masterclass Grondslagen van Geluk'
Nadia Azimzadeh
Student Assistant

Affiliates of EHERO

Prof.dr. N.J.A. van Exel
Erasmus School of Health Policy & Management
Frank van Oort
Prof.dr. Frank van Oort
Academic Director 'Sturen op Geluk in het Publieke Domein'
Prof.dr. J.C. van Ours
Professor of Applied Economics, Erasmus School of Economics
Prof. dr. Arnold Bakker
Professor of Work and Organizational Psychology, Erasmus University Rotterdam
Dr. Maarten Vendrik
Sr. Assistant Prof. Department of Economics of Maastricht University
Dr. Luca d’Acci
Politecnico di Torino

Volunteers & Associates of World Database of Happiness

Maintenance of the World Database of Happiness is supported by a team of volunteers, who are listed here. We welcome volunteers for the World Database of Happiness: contact veenhoven@ese.eur.nl

External research associates of the World Database of Happiness keep a particular section up-to-date and write periodical reviews on that basis. Arrangements for research associates are found here and a list of current associates here.


Do you want to join our team? 

Does EHERO sound as a work place you want to be part of and contribute to? Feel free to contact us (ehero@ese.eur.nl). We would like to hear from you! We are limitedly open for internships and visiting researchers as well.


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