Joris Schapendonk

Current academic position
Assistant Professor at the department of Geography, Planning and Environment of Radboud University Nijmegen
Key words: African migration, im/mobility, borders, transnationalism and development.

Education
2007-2011 PhD. degree in Management Sciences at Radboud University, Nijmegen, the Netherlands. Succeeded: October 2011.
PhD. Thesis: Turbulent Trajectories: Sub-Saharan African Migrants Heading North
2005-2007: Master degree in Human Geography at Radboud University, Nijmegen, the Netherlands. Succeeded: January 2007 (Cum Laude).
Master thesis: Governance and the Drawback Side of Development: A Geographical Study on the Application of the Governance Concept in the Lesotho Highlands Water Project (available in Dutch only).
2001-2005: Bachelor degree in Human Geography at Radboud University, Nijmegen, the Netherlands. Succeeded: August 2005.
Bachelor thesis: Comparing Neighbourhoods: Spatial Segregation in Two Different Urban Contexts (available in Dutch only).

Previous position
September 2011-2013 onwards: Faculty of Geosciences, Utrecht University, the Netherlands
Research fellow at International Development Studies.

Fellow member
Radboud University