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  • Professor Jantine Schuit new Dean of Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences 02 Jun 2017Press release Professor Jantine Schuit new Dean of Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences
    PRESSRELEASE 2 juni 2017 - The Executive Board has appointed Professor Jantine Schuit as Dean of the Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences (TSB), starting on September 1. She is succeeding Professor Klaas Sijtsma in this capacity. Schuit is head of the Food, Prevention and Care Center (Centrum Voeding, Preventie en Zorg) of the National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM). In addition, she is affiliated to the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam as an endowed professor of Health Promotion and Policy.

  • Two Tilburg University researchers receive prestigious Vidi grant NWO 30 May 2017Press release Two Tilburg University researchers receive prestigious Vidi grant NWO
    PRESS RELEASE 30 May, 2017 - Loes Keijsers and Joris Mulder, both researcher at the Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences, have been awarded a Vidi grant of 800.000 euros by NWO, the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research. The grant enables them to develop their own innovative line of research and set up their own research group for five years. Their research topics are opvoed-adviezen and dynamic social networks respectively.

  • Tilburg University best general university 18 May 2017Press release Tilburg University best general university
    Of all general universities in the Netherlands, overall student satisfaction is highest at Tilburg University. This is shown by the figures of the National Student Survey (NSE) over the year 2016-2017.

  • Narcissistic CEOs at American banks took great risks 03 May 2017Press release Narcissistic CEOs at American banks took great risks
    Press release May 3, 2017 - Banks that were led by a more narcissistic – that is, highly self-loving and self-appraising – CEO before the collapse of the US banking industry in September 2008 suffered more severe consequences of that systemic shock. That is one of the main conclusions by Tine Buyl and colleagues based on a recent study published in the Journal of Management.

  • Letting go of worries during pregnancy associated with healthier birth weight 23 Mar 2017News Letting go of worries during pregnancy associated with healthier birth weight
    Attending to the present moment in an accepting way (mindfulness) during pregnancy may be beneficial for both mother and her baby, as mother’s subsequent mood is better and baby’s birth weight is healthier. That is the main conclusion of new research by Tilburg University.

Institutes/Academic Collaborative Centers TRANZO

  • CIR

    Center for Innovation Research
    Theme: Innovatie, organisatie en management
  • Center of Research on Psychological and Somatic disorders
    Theme: Medical and clinical psychology
  • Tilburg Institute for Behavioral Economics Research
    Theme: Consumentengedrag
  • Wetenschappelijk centrum op het gebied van zorg en welzijn
    Theme: Transformatie in zorg en welzijn

Most viewed experts Social and Behavioral Sciences

Denissen, J.J.A.
Name prof. dr. J.J.A. (Jaap) Denissen
TS Social and Behavioral Sciences
Developmental Psychology
Position Full professor
Room S 310
Phone +31 13 466 4236
E-mail j.j.a.denissen@tilburguniversity.edu
Brandt, M.J.
Name dr. M.J. Brandt
TS Social and Behavioral Sciences
Department of Social Psychology
Position Assistant Professor
Room S 412
Phone +31 13 466 2154
E-mail m.j.brandt@tilburguniversity.edu
Beest, I. van
Name prof. dr. I. van Beest
TS Social and Behavioral Sciences
Department of Social Psychology
Position Full Professor
Room S 419
Phone +31 13 466 2472
E-mail i.vanbeest@tilburguniversity.edu
Woerkom, M. van
Name dr. M. van Woerkom
TS Social and Behavioral Sciences
Department of Human Resource Studies
Position Associate Professor
Room S 511
Phone +31 13 466 2165
E-mail m.vanwoerkom@tilburguniversity.edu

Publications Social and Behavioral Sciences