Research Master Graduates at Work in Academia

  • Samira an Bohemen

    Samira van Bohemen

    Graduation: 2010

    PhD obtained in 2015,  Dept. of Sociology, Erasmus University Rotterdam
    PhD Thesis:  The Magic of the Red Hat: A Study in the Sociology of Play and Identity Performance.

    Postdoctoral researcher,  Dept. of Sociology, Erasmus University Rotterdam
    Research project: Good Sex: How Young People Perceive and Practice Good Sex

  • Dafna Burema Research Master SCMA Alumni

    Dafna Burema

    Graduation: 2015

    PhD candidate, International Graduate School of Social Sciences, Bremen (Germany)

    Research project: How social are social robots?

  • Portrait Willemijn Dortant (Square)

    Willemijn Dortant

    Graduation: 2016

    Lecturer, Dept. of Media and Communication, Erasmus University Rotterdam

  • Olivia Dung Research Master SCMA Alumni

    Olivia Dung

    Graduation: 2012

    PhD Candidate, Institute for Area Studies, Leiden University

    Research projectGarbage Matters: A comparative history of waste in East Asia

  • Portrait Anne van Eldik (Square)

    Anne van Eldik

    Graduation: 2016

    PhD candidate at Dept. of Media and Communication, Erasmus university Rotterdam

    Research project:  Urban media engagement: how young people construct an urban identity through their creative media use

  • Portrait Nicky van Es (Square)

    Nicky van Es

    Graduation: 2012

    PhD Candidate at Dept. of Arts and Culture Studies, Erasmus University Rotterdam

    Research project: Reading Places’: A contemporary account of the performed ‘afterlives’ of texts on location through the literary tourists’ experiences and imaginatio

  • Amber Geurts Research Master SCMA Alumni

    Amber Geurts

    Graduation: 2013

    PhD obtained in 2017,  School of Economics and Business, University of Groningen
    PhD thesis: Strategic Responses to Disruptive Innovations - A study of digitization in the Dutch music industry

    Postdoctoral researcher, Depts. of Management Studies and Applied Physics, Aalto University, Finland
    Research project: Forging Science Ahead

  • Leonard van 't Hul Research Master SCMA Alumni

    Leonard van ‘t Hul

    Graduation: 2012

    PhD candidate at Dept. of History, University of Amsterdam

    Research project: Religion Renegotiated: faith-based organizations and the state in the Netherlands since the 1960s’

  • Vatan Hüzeir Research Master SCMA Alumni

    Vatan Hüzeir

    Graduation: 2014

    PhD candidate,  Dept. of Public Administration and Sociology, Erasmus university Rotterdam

    Research Project: Citizen activism in fields of climate change and energy transition

  • Josje ten Kate Research Master SCMA Alumni

    Josje ten Kate

    Graduation: 2015

    PhD candidate, Dept. of Public Administration and Sociology, Erasmus university Rotterdam

    Research project: The role of cultural factors in contemporary social disparities

  • Roy Kemmers Research Master SCMA Alumni

    Roy Kemmers

    Graduation: 2011

    PhD candidate, Dept. of Public Administration and Sociology, Erasmus university Rotterdam

    Research Project: Contemporary popular discontents about politics

  • Portrait Karen Klijnhout (Square)

    Karen Klijnhout

    Graduation 2017

    PhD candidate, Dept. of Media and Communication, Erasmus university Rotterdam

    Research project: Competing conceptions of city culture and cultural diversity

  • Portrait Rian Koreman (Square)

    Rian Koreman

    Graduation: 2013

    PhD candidate at Dept. of Media and Communication, Erasmus university Rotterdam

    Research project: Constructing Cultural Authority. The Online and Offline Evaluation of Popular Music and Fiction Books

  • Janna Michael

    Graduation: 2011

    PhD obtained in 2017, Dept. of Arts and Culture Studies, Erasmus University Rotterdam
    PhD thesis: Negotiating normalcy and difference: Discourses on cultural taste and symbolic boundaries

    Postdoctoral researcher,  Dept. of Arts and Culture Studies, Erasmus University Rotterdam
    Research project: Gameful music performances for smart, inclusive, and sustainable societies

     

  • Portrait Anouk Mols (Square)

    Anouk Mols

    Graduation: 2014

    PhD Candidate, Dept. of Media and Communication, Erasmus University Rotterdam

    Research project: Mapping privacy and surveillance dynamics in emerging mobile ecosystems: Practices and contexts in the Netherlands and US 

  • Meurs, Tim van

    Tim van Meurs

    Graduation: 2017

    Lecturer, Dept. of Arts and Culture Studies, Erasmus University Rotterdam

  • Portrait José Nederhand (Alumni Research Master Media Studies)

    José Nederhand

     Graduation: 2014

     PhD Candidate, Dept. of Public Administration and Sociology, Erasmus University Rotterdam

     Research project: Smart governance innovations in public-private partnerships

  • Carly O'Neill Research Master SCMA Alumni

    Carly O’Neill

    Graduation: 2013

    PhD candidate at Institute of Communication Studies, University of Leeds (UK)

    Research project: The commodification of morality in consumer culture

  • Jochem van Noord Research Master SCMA Alumni

    Jochem van Noord

    Graduation: 2016

    PhD candidate, Dept. of Sociology, Free University (VUB), Brussels (Belgium)

    Research project: Education-based status and its effects on political participation

  • Kjell Noordzij Research Master SCMA Alumni

    Kjell Noordzij

    Graduation: 2018

    PhD candidate, Dept. of Public Administration and Sociology, Erasmus university Rotterdam

    Research project: The role of status as cultural capital in contemporary political conflicts

  • Julia Peters Research Master SCMA Alumni

    Julia Peters

    Graduation: 2015

    PhD candidate at Dept. of Sociology, Ghent University (Belgium)

    Research Project: Aesthetic regimes, social characteristics of visual artists, and cultural consecration: A diachronic sociological analysis of artists´ subsidies between 1965 and 1999 in Flanders

  • Anneke Pons-de Wit Research Master Alumni

    Anneke Pons-de Wit

    Graduation: 2013

    PhD candidate at Centre for Sociological Research, University of Leuven (Belgium)

    Research project: Impact of religious diversity in contemporary society on the formation of religious identities 

  • Matthijs Punt Research Master SCMA Alumni

    Matthijs Punt

    Graduation: 2016

    PhD candidate,  Faculty of Geosciences, Utrecht University

    Research project: The Genealogy of novelty: An evolutionary explanation of breakthrough inventions in science, technology and the arts

  • Nadine Raaphorst Research Master SCMA Alumni

    Nadine Raaphorst

    Graduation: 2011

    PhD obtained in 2017, Dept. of Public Administration and Sociology, Erasmus university Rotterdam
    PhD thesis: Uncertainty in bureaucracy: Towards a sociological understanding of front line decision making

    Assistant Professor in Public Administration, Faculty of  Governance and Public Affairs, Leiden University

  • Julian Schaap

    Graduation: 2013

    PhD candidate at Dept. of Arts and Culture Studies, Erasmus University Rotterdam

    Research project: Has Elvis finally left the Building? Boundary work, whiteness, and the reception of rock music in comparative perspective

  • Portrait Rosa Schiavone (Square)

    Rosa Schiavone

    Graduation: 2016

    PhD candidate at Dept. of Arts and Culture Studies, Erasmus University Rotterdam

    Research project: Worlds of imagination: A comparative study of film tourism in India, Nigeria, Jamaica, South Korea and the United Kingdom

  • Portrait Iris Segers (Square)

    Iris Segers

    Graduation: 2015

    PhD Candidate at Department of Media and Communication, University of Oslo

    Research project: Hands off our women!’ - European right-wing anti-immigrant outrage on social media

  • Thomas Teekens

    Graduation: 2016 

    PhD candidate, Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Groningen

    Research project: Sustainable collaborative networks. Design, dynamics, and decay of cooperation in a multilevel organizational field

  • Aleit Veenstra Research Master SCMA Alumni

    Aleit Veenstra

    Graduation: 2013

    PhD obtained in 2017,  Dept. of Communication Studies, University of Antwerp (Belgium)

    PhD thesis: Screen(ing) Audiences. Digital screen culture to the test: a large scale study on young film audiences in Flanders

  • Sandra Wagemakers Research Master SCMA Alumni

    Sandra Wagemakers

    Graduation: 2013

    PhD obtained in 2017,  Dept. of Culture Studies, Tilburg University

    PhD thesis: Brabant is here. Making sense of regional identification

  • Portrait Frank Weij (Square)

    Frank Weij

    Graduation: 2014

    PhD candidate at Dept. of Arts and Culture Studies, Erasmus University Rotterdam

    Research project: Geopolitics of artivism: Comparing the attribution of societal impact and artistic qualities in te Western reception of art activists from democratic and authoritarian regimes