Jan Willem Duyvendak

Titels Prof. dr.
Initials W.G.J.
Main position Directeur NIAS/ faculteitshoogleraar UvA
Disciplines Sociology
Chair Algemene Sociologie
Domain Behavioural Sciences, Social Sciences and Law
Membership Member
Member of Behavioural Sciences, Social Sciences and Law
Director of Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences
Employed by Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study
in the Humanities and Social Sciences
Postbus 10855
1001 EW Amsterdam
tel.  020 224 6701
janwillem.duyvendak@nias.knaw.nl
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Research/publications

Jan Willem Duyvendak is one of the most influential Dutch sociologists. He is a socially engaged researcher and a leading voice in current debates on citizenship, diversity and social policy. His input as a public intellectual to the academic and general debate on these issues is notable for its empirical depth and analytical rigour. Duyvendak’s articles appear in both accessible Dutch publications and leading international scholarly journals. In addition to his work as a researcher, Duyvendak has a proven track record in intellectual and managerial leadership at numerous organisations and as an editor for various magazines and publication series in his field of expertise.