(Ingmar) IHA Franken

prof.dr. (Ingmar) IHA Franken
Full Professor Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences Department of Psychology, Education & Child Studies/ Clinical Psychology
Burg. Oudlaan 50, Rotterdam

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Ingmar Franken is a full professor at the Erasmus University Rotterdam where he is chair of the Clinical Psychology group at the Department of Psychology, Education and Child Studies. He is also affiliated with the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry of the Erasmus Medical Centre. He obtained his PhD in 2003 within the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Amsterdam. His research interest is mainly focused on the neurocognitive aspects of addiction and substance abuse and is committed to a “From Lab to Society” research idea, which aims at a strong mutual connection between basic experimental research and clinical practice and health promotion. He presented at several prestigious national and international scientific meetings and has successfully secured governmental and private funding for supporting his research, such as the prestigious VENI and VIDI grant. He has successfully supervised 14 PhD students. He is member of the editorial boards of Drug and Alcohol Dependence, and European Addiction Research. He acts as a reviewer for more than 60 scientific journals and scientific organizations such as the national funding scheme for excellent researchers and several international organizations. He has published over 170 peer-reviewed scientific articles. He is main editor of two Dutch handbooks for professionals, “Psychopathology” and “Handbook of Addiction”. His h-index is 42 (WOS; h-index google scholar = 52).


Research interests: Clinical Psychology, Addiction.
Onderzoeksinteresses: Klinische Psychologie, Verslaving


Visiting address

Burg. Oudlaan 50 3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738 3000 DR Rotterdam