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A. (Arie) de Ruijter


Tilburg School of Humanities



A. de Ruijter is dean of the Faculty of Humanities and professor Social Sciences. His most important research interests are organisation culture, multiculturality, development cooperation and migration. He has published extensively in these fields.

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Most recent publications



dr. Ph.D. Claude Levi-Strauss, a systems analysis of his anthropological work (18 nov. 1977, supervisors prof.dr. J. van Baal & prof.dr. H.U.E. Thoden van Velzen)

drs. cultural anthropology (Un. Utrecht, jan . 1970, cum laude)


full professor social sciences (Tilburg Un.)

dean faculty Humanities (Tilburg Un.)


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Other activities

Member Advisory Council on International Affairs

Chair Development Cooperation Committee

Chair of the Borad of Governors IVO

Member of the Board of Governors IVA

Chair of the Scientific Council of Jan Brouwer Foundation (Hollandsche maatschappij der Wetenschappen)

Chair of the Board of Stichting Vorming Multicultureel Kader

Chair or member of several Curatoria of 'bijzondere leerstoelen'

Chair of the Scientific Council of Babylon (Research Centre on Linguistic, Religious and Cultural Diversity)

Member Editorial Advisory Committee Journal Cultural Dynamics (Sage, London)

Member Editorial Advisory Committee The Cyprus Journal of Sciences

Member Editorial Committee Sociale Cohesie (Aksant, Amsterdam)

Member Hollandsche Maatschappij der Wetenschappen

Member Netherlands Association for Social and Cultural Sciences

Member Executive Committee of the (EU funded) Network of Excellence Sustainable Diversity.

Contact details
Room D 151
PO Box 90153
5000 LE Tilburg 
Phone+31 13 466 3577
Secretary+31 13 466 2568

Tilburg School of Humanities

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Last amended: 05 October 2009

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