Catrien Bijleveld is director of the NSCR since August 2014. She graduated in 1986 with honours in Methods and Techniques of Social Research. In 1989 she was promoted to the analysis of categorical time series. After an appointment as a statistical consultant at TNO (Dutch Organisation for Applied Scientific Research), she spent seven years as a lecturer at the Department of Methodology and Statistics at the Department Psychology of Leiden University. In 1997 she was programme coordinator at the Research and Documentation Centre of the Ministry of Justice, where she was responsible among others for research on criminal justice, environmental enforcement, ex-TBS detainees, recidivism in general and foreigners.
In 2002 she graduated with honours in Law at Leiden University. As of 1 January 2001 to August 2014 she worked as a senior researcher at NSCR. Her research activities focus on research into criminal careers and (experimental) research into the effectiveness of interventions, juvenile sex offenders, historical trends and the intergenerational transmission of delinquent behaviour. Catrien Bijleveld is also professor in Methods and Techniques of Criminological Research at VU University, Amsterdam. She is a member of the Royal Dutch Academy of Sciences (KNAW) and a member of the Royal Holland Society of Sciences and Humanities (KHMW).
Catrien is a member of the Life-course Cluster, the Intergenerational Cluster and the Extremism/terrorism Cluster.
- Annual Report 2017 – April 16, 2018
- NSCR research: world leading and excellent – April 11, 2018
- Adult outcomes of vulnerable youths – January 7, 2018
- NSCR Annual Report 2016 available – May 31, 2017
- Three researchers to receive Research Talent funding – May 29, 2017
- The Farewell to Gerben Bruinsma – May 17, 2017
- Impact of imprisoned mothers on children – November 3, 2016
- NSCR Annual Report 2015 available – June 1, 2016
- Position Paper Terrorism and Cybercrime – May 27, 2016
- Invitation: Seminar on European security – May 17, 2016
29 May 2017
The board of the NWO domain Social Sciences and Humanities decided last week which proposals will receive funding under the Research Talent programme. Research Talent...