~~Jacco van Sterkenburg works as an Associate Professor in the Department of Media & Communication at Erasmus University. He obtained his PhD at the Humanities faculty of Utrecht University in 2011. In addition, Jacco has an MA (Drs.) degree in Psychology at Utrecht University with a specialization in Cross-cultural Psychology.
For the past years, Jacco van Sterkenburg’s research has focused in particular on the following topics:
- Football and racism in a broad sense, including media, leadership, professional and recreational sports/football
- Race/ethnicity, nationality, and gender in mediated football in an internationally comparative perspective;
- Race, ethnicity, gender, whiteness in sport…