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  • Three dissertations on removing obstacles for women entrepreneurs in Africa 02 Jul 2018News Three dissertations on removing obstacles for women entrepreneurs in Africa
    Three women PhD students finalized their dissertations on entrepreneurship in Ethiopia and will defend their theses on the 3rd of July. Their research was supported by the Netherlands organization for international cooperation in higher Education (NUFFIC). 27 % of the female population in Sub-Saharan Africa is engaged in entrepreneurship and in some countries the percentage is at an equal level as men.

  • Large NWO grant for datadriven cancer research by Krahmer, Pauws (TSHD) and Vermunt (TSB) 12 Jun 2018News Large NWO grant for datadriven cancer research by Krahmer, Pauws (TSHD) and Vermunt (TSB)
    Prof. Emiel Krahmer, Prof. Steffen Pauws (TSHD) and Prof. Jeroen Vermunt (TSB) received a large subsidy of € 457,000 from NWO for research into data-driven, joint decision-making for individual cancer patients.

  • How to improve psychological science? 31 May 2018News How to improve psychological science?
    Psychology is facing a 'replication crisis'. Many psychological findings could not be replicated in novel samples, which lead to the growing concern that many published findings are overly optimistic or even false. In her dissertation, Michèle Nuijten investigated potential indicators of problems in the published psychological literature and came up with some solutions. One suggested solution to this problem is sharing data. If we share data, or perhaps make data sharing compulsory, we create the opportunity to run analyses again.

  • Increased Prevalence of Depression, Anxiety after Colorectal Cancer 19 Apr 2018News Increased Prevalence of Depression, Anxiety after Colorectal Cancer
    The prevalence of depression and anxiety are increased among survivors of colorectal cancer (CRC), according to a study by Floortje Mols c.s. published in the scientific journal Cancer.

  • Current progress of the Participation Act 12 Apr 2018News Current progress of the Participation Act
    Since the implementation of the Participation Act, many employers have been stimulated to at least think about hiring someone with a disability. In contradiction, the government is not as far in this process and has a long way to go. Merely one third of people with a disability are employed.

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

Pronk, T.M.
Name dr. T.M. Pronk
TS Social and Behavioral Sciences
Department of Social Psychology
Position Assistant Professor
Room S 410
Phone +31 13 466 3390
E-mail t.pronk@tilburguniversity.edu
Raab, J.
Name dr. J. Raab
TS Social and Behavioral Sciences
Department of Organization Studies
Position Associate Professor
Room S 613
Phone +31 13 466 3651
E-mail j.raab@tilburguniversity.edu
Keijsers, L.G.M.T.
Name dr. L.G.M.T. Keijsers
TS Social and Behavioral Sciences
Developmental Psychology
Position Associate Professor
Room S 309
Phone +31 13 466 4339
E-mail loes.keijsers@tilburguniversity.edu
Vermunt, J.K.
Name prof. dr. J.K. (Jeroen) Vermunt
TS Social and Behavioral Sciences
Department of Methodology and Statistics
Position Full Professor
Room S 713
Phone +31 13 466 2748
E-mail j.k.vermunt@tilburguniversity.edu

Publications Social and Behavioral Sciences