Graduates at Work in Academia

  • Samira van Bohemen

    Graduation: 2010, PhD obtained in 2015

    Postdoctoral researcher at Dept. of Sociology, Erasmus University Rotterdam

    Postdoctoral Research project: Good Sex: How Young People Perceive and Practice Good Sex

  • Olivia Dung

    Graduation: 2012

    PhD Candidate at Institute for Area Studies, Leiden University

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

  • 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

    Graduation: 2013

    PhD Candidate at School of Economics and Business, University of Groningen

    Research project: Strategic Responses to Disruptive Innovations - A study of digitization in the Dutch music industry

  • 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

    Graduation: 2014

    Researcher KNAW/EUR project on Climate Change Communication, Erasmus University Rotterdam

  • Josje ten Kate

    Graduation: 2015

    Junior Researcher at Dept. of Public Administration and Sociology, Erasmus university Rotterdam

    Research project: Social antecedents of well being

  • Roy Kemmers

    Graduation: 2011

    PhD candidate at Dept. of Sociology, Erasmus university Rotterdam

    Research Project: Contemporary popular discontents about politics

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

    Research project: Symbolic struggles in changing cultural hierarchies

  • Anouk Mols

    Graduation: 2014

    PhD Candidate at Dept. of Media and Communication, Erasmus University Rotterdam
    Research project:

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

    in the Netherlands and US 

  • José Nederhand

    Graduation: 2014

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

    Research project: Smart governance innovations in public-private partnerships

  • 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

  • Julia Peeters

    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

    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 

  • Nadine Raaphorst

    Graduation: 2011

    PhD candidate at Dept. of Public Administration, Erasmus university Rotterdam

    Research project: Public officials’ trust in citizens & public encounters

  • 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

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    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

  • Aleit Veenstra

    Graduation: 2013

    PhD candidate at Dept. of Communication Studies, University of Antwerp (Belgium)

    Research project: Screening Audiences

  • Sandra Wagemakers

    Graduation: 2013

    PhD candidate at Dept. of Culture Studies, Tilburg University

    Research project: Regional Identities in North-Brabant

  • 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

  • Thomas Teekens

    Graduation: 2016 

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

  • Portrait Willemijn Dortant

    Willemijn Dortant

    Graduation: 2016

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

  • Matthijs Punt

    Graduation: 2016

    PhD candidate at Faculty of Geosciences, Utrecht University

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

  • Rosa Schavione

    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

  • Jochem van Noord

    Graduation: 2016

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