Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Understanding the sociology and psychology of human actions


  • 19 Aug 2016News

    Back to Campus event: Wicked Problems
    We will take you on a journey of gaining more insight into the concept of wicked problems by using the Volkswagen case.

    Register now for an interesting and 'wicked' evening to expand your knowledge, skills and network! Read more

  • 15 Jul 2016News

    Veni awards NWO for three promising researchers
    Three promising young reseachers of Tilburg University have been awarded a Veni grant by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). The grant consists of a maximum of 250,000 euro and will enable them to conduct innovative research for three years. Read more

  • 24 Jun 2016Direct link

    Tal Simons: How small bars resist smoking bans in the Netherlands
    Article in LSE Business Review, based on the paper "There’s No Beer Without a Smoke: Community Cohesion and Neighboring Communities’ Effects on Organizational Resistance to Antismoking Regulations in the Dutch Hospitality Industry", in Academy of Management Journal (2016), Vol. 59, No. 2, 545–578, by Tal Simons, Patrick Vermeulen and Joris Knoben. Read more

  • 24 May 2016News

    Teacher training program student in TV documentary
    On May 16, the VPRO broadcasted the documentary ‘Maatschappijleer’. It featured Daan Faasen, a student of the Academic Teacher Training program at Tilburg University, who is a starting Sociology (Maatschappijleer) teacher at a secondary school.

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