CV Summary

Current affiliation

Full Professor (since 2019)
Chair: General and theoretical Sociology
Department of Sociology, Radboud University, Nijmegen, the Netherlands

Previous affiliations

Associate Professor (2017-2019) and Assistant Professor (2012-2017)
Department of Sociology, Radboud University

Postdoc researcher and later Assistant Professor (tenure track) (2008-2012)
Department of Sociology, Tilburg University


Sociology (MSc) – cum laude (1998–2003)
Radboud University

ICS Graduate School (2003-2007)
Department of Sociology, Radboud University
ICS Interuniversity Center for Social Science Theory and Methodology, Nijmegen/Utrecht/Groningen

Thesis: The Partner as Resource or Restriction? Labour Market Careers of Husbands and Wives and the Consequences for Inequality between Couples.
Defended September 12, 2008 at Radboud University

Teaching (selection)

Work, family, and health
Introduction to sociology
Contemporary sociological theories
Social issues

Organization and management (selection)

Head of Department of Sociology
Director of Educational programme of Sociology
Executive Committee Department of Sociology
Chair Programme Committee Bachelor and Master Sociology
Treasurer of the European Society for Health and Medical Sociology (EHSMS)
Treasurer Dutch Sociological Association (NSV)
Conference and session organization

Visiting scholarships

Nuffield College, Oxford (2011)
Columbia University, New York (2005)