Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Understanding the sociology and psychology of human actions
The Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences (TSB) besides the traditional disciplines of Psychology and Sociology comprises also unique multidisciplinary research areas and research groups which take social issues as a starting point.
The School has varied range of Bachelor and Master programs. About 3000 students follow a TSB degree program. In the bachelor as well as in the master programs the School's international focus is prominent. Offering four English taught bachelor programs and sixteen English taught masters TSB attracts students from all over the world.
TSB Strategic Plan 2018-2021
13:30 - 14:30
PhD Defense F.J. Hafkamp MSc
Exploring the gaps between expectations and outcomes in hip and knee arthroplasty: The EXPECT-study
10:00 - 11:30
PhD Defense J.A.B.M. Houtepen
Risk and Responsivity in Forensic Patients with ADHD: Identifying (inter)personal challenges in diminishing problem behavior and enhancing support.
13:30 - 14:30
PhD Defense K. Pak MSc
Human Resource Management and the extension of working lives: examining the role of job demands, job resources, HR practices, and major life events in the maintenance and development of the ability, motivation, and opportunity to continue working
ZonMW Covid-19 grant for Ashley Metz04th September 2020
Ashley Metz (Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences) received a ZonMW Covid-19 grant for her research on the preconditions for Covid-19 mobile apps. Tracking the Covid virus is very important to prevent or manage a second wave of infections. This project aims to contribute detailed insights.
Winner Impact Award 2020: dr. Andrea Rozema with research project on smoke-free school zones31st August 2020
The Tilburg University Impact Award 2020 – € 10,000 and a trophy – is awarded to dr. Andrea Rozema with her research project on smoke-free school zones.
Beliefs disadvantaged people tend to reinforce economic inequality26th August 2020
The way disadvantaged people think about their economic status and their beliefs of others’ opinions contributes to their not acting against the status quo. That is what sociologist Ondrej Buchel concludes in his PhD thesis, which he will defend at Tilburg University on September 4th.