dr. (Kees) C.H. Biekart

dr. (Kees) C.H. Biekart
Associate Professor International Institute of Social Studies (ISS) Academic Staff Unit
Location
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Room
I 3-17
Telephone
+31 70 4260566
Email
biekart@iss.nl

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Kees Biekart is Associate Professor in Political Sociology at the International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam.

His area of expertise is in NGOs, social movements, civil society, and foreign aid, in particular in relation to Latin America. He also works on participatory research methods and action research techniques. Before coming to ISS he worked as a research co-ordinator with the Transnational Institute (TNI) in Amsterdam, and as a Lecturer at Leiden University.

He obtained his MA in International Relations (1989) and his PhD in Political Science (1999), both with distinction (cum laude) at the University of Amsterdam. He has served as the President of the Netherlands…

Kees Biekart is Associate Professor in Political Sociology at the International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam.

His area of expertise is in NGOs, social movements, civil society, and foreign aid, in particular in relation to Latin America. He also works on participatory research methods and action research techniques. Before coming to ISS he worked as a research co-ordinator with the Transnational Institute (TNI) in Amsterdam, and as a Lecturer at Leiden University.

He obtained his MA in International Relations (1989) and his PhD in Political Science (1999), both with distinction (cum laude) at the University of Amsterdam. He has served as the President of the Netherlands Association for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (NALACS) and is a Board Member of the Transnational Institute (TNI).

He has co-ordinated the Knowledge Programme on Civil Society Building with Hivos, and is currently leading the Civic Driven Change Think Tank together with professor Alan Fowler. In addition, he is a co-editor of the ISS journal Development and Change.

  • Oxfam-Novib/Project Advies Commissie

    Start Date
    May/2007
    End Date
    Is current
    Place
    DEN HAAG
    Description
    Advisering/Consultancy
    Specialty
    Political Sociology

    Radboud Universiteit/CIDIN/AMID

    Start Date
    Nov/2007
    End Date
    Is current
    Place
    NIJMEGEN
    Description
    Advisering/Consultancy
    Specialty
    Political Sociology

    Society for International Development

    Start Date
    Jul/2014
    End Date
    Jun/2019
    Place
    DEN HAAG
    Specialty
    Political Sociology

    UvA/CEDLA/Algemeen Bestuur

    Start Date
    Nov/2006
    End Date
    Is current
    Place
    AMSTERDAM
    Description
    Advisering/Consultancy
    Specialty
    Political Sociology
  • 3105 Research Paper Preparation

    Title
    3105 Research Paper Preparation
    Year
    2018
    Period
    TERM1B

    3201 Mixed Methods for S.D. Research

    Title
    3201 Mixed Methods for S.D. Research
    Year
    2018
    Period
    TERM2

    3306 Participatory Action Research

    Title
    3306 Participatory Action Research
    Year
    2018
    Period
    TERM3

    4153 Cont. Perspectives onSocial Justice

    Title
    4153 Cont. Perspectives onSocial Justice
    Year
    2018
    Period
    TERM1B

    4393 SJP: Working towards the RP

    Title
    4393 SJP: Working towards the RP
    Year
    2018
    Period
    TERM3

    5401 Research Paper

    Title
    5401 Research Paper
    Year
    2018
    Period
    TERM4

    Major SJP

    Title
    Major SJP
    Year
    2018
    Period
    TERM1A, TERM1B, TERM2, TERM3, TERM4

    General Information

    Title
    General Information
    Year
    2018
    Period
    TERM1A, TERM1B, TERM2, TERM3, TERM4
  • Development and Change

    Role
    Co-Editor
    Start Date
    Sep/2005
  • Associate Professor

    University
    Erasmus University Rotterdam
    School
    International Institute of Social Studies (ISS)
    Department
    Academic Staff Unit
    Country
    Nederland
    Telephone
    +31 70 4260566

Address

Visiting address

Kortenaerkade 12 2518 AX 's-Gravenhage

Postal address

Postbus 29776 2502 LT 's-Gravenhage