Teaching experience and Training

  • Activerend onderwijs (activating teaching) training, Erasmus University Rotterdam
  • Basiskwalificatie Onderwijs, BKO (University Teaching Qualification), Erasmus University Rotterdam
  • Training for Teaching Assistants, University of Groningen
  • Coordinator and single lecturer: "Foundations of Sociology", Research Master (ReMA) course
  • Coordinator and single lecturer: "Families in context: How families define us", 2nd year BA level course
  • Coordinator, "Bachelor theses"
  • Lecturer, "The Social Structures of Western Societies", MA level course
  • Supervisor and second reader BA theses
  • Supervisor and second reader MA theses


ACADEMIC YEAR 2017 / 2018: University of Amsterdam
ACADEMIC YEAR 2016 / 2017: University of Amsterdam
    • MA thesis supervision
    ACADEMIC YEAR 2015 / 2016: Erasmus University Rotterdam
    • Tutorial coordinator, "Herverdelen, Participeren en Zorgen", MA level, Erasmus University Rotterdam
    • MA theses supervision, Erasmus University Rotterdam
    ACADEMIC YEAR 2014 / 2015: Erasmus University Rotterdam
    • MA theses supervision
    • Course coordinator, "Identity: Gender, family, and the welfare state", BA level
    • Tutorial supervision"Cohesion 3: Deviance", BA level
    • Tutorial supervision, 2 groups, "Identity 2: Politics and Society", BA level
    • Tutorial supervision, 2 groups, "Herverdelen, Participeren en Zorgen", MA level

    Lecturing and tutorial instruction
    , “Networks, cohesion, and inequality”, MA level, University of Amsterdam, Spring 2014 (principle lecturer: Prof. Matthijs Kalmijn)

    Supervisor MA / MSc theses
    • Wendy Albers, MA, Tilburg University, 2012 / 2013; thesis title, “Deviant behavior in Dutch neighborhoods: The effects of social embeddedness and collective efficacy”
    • Ruta Savickaite (external supervisor), MSc, University of Groningen, 2011 / 2012; thesis title, “The Effect of Popularity on Adolescent Romantic Relationships”
    Supervisor, “Bachelor’s Thesis: Sociology”, BA level, Tilburg University, Spring 2012
    • Co-supervised the computer labs and provided individual guidance to 8 students in the completion of their BA theses
    Course coordinator, “Recent advances in Sociology”, MA level, Tilburg University, Fall 2011
    • Instructed students in how to perform a meta-analysis in the social sciences through weekly lectures and one-on-one supervision
    TA, Sociology project, “Criminality and Safety”, BA level, University of Groningen, academic years 2008/2009, 2009/2010, and 2010/2011
    • Supervised groups of students in the completion of research projects (including school-based data collection)
    TA, “Introduction to Psychology”, Mount Holyoke College, MA, USA, Spring 2005Instructed weekly lab exercises