Leo de Haan


Leo de Haan


Education background

Ph.D in Development Studies, University of Amsterdam, 1988

Work experience

Full Professor, Development Studies, International Institute of Social Studies, Erasmus University Rotterdam, 2015-

Rector of the International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam and full professor of Development Studies, 2010- 2015

Director African Studies Centre Leiden, 2004-2010

Full professor Development in Sub-Saharan Africa, Leiden University , 2004-2010

Full professor Development Studies, Director Centre for International Development Issues Nijmegen, University of Nijmegen, 1999–2004

Associate professor Human Geography of Developing Countries, University of Amsterdam, 1989-1999

Assistant professor Human Geography, University of Amsterdam, 1979-1989

Geography teacher secondary education and teacher training college (Curacao, Netherlands Antilles), 1975-1978

Research-assistant Human Geography of Developing Countries, Utrecht University, 1971-1974

Research project at FDDI

Progress in Development: the Need for Social Protection Policies.