Jasper EshuisÂ is Associate ProfessorÂ of Public Administration at Erasmus University Rotterdam.
Jasper Eshuis graduated from Wageningen University, where he also completed his PhD research on trust and control in relationships between the farmers and the state. In 2006 Jasper moved to the Department of Public Administration at Erasmus University Rotterdam. He currently conducts research on branding and marketing in the public sector, especially place branding. He also researches the governanceÂ processes in urban developments, with a special interest inÂ stakeholder participation and self-governance through citizen initiatives.