Boards and Advisory Groups
Member of the Advisory board of COA (Central Agency for the Reception of Asylum Seekers)
Member of the board for LNvH (The Dutch Network of Female Professors)
Member of the supervisory board Movisie.
Member of the NWO VICI commission 2013.
Member of the evaluation commission regarding the appointment of a professor at the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), Norway.
Member of the evaluation commission regarding a UHD positon at the Social Sciences department in Nijmegen (NL).
Appointed member of the Commission Migrant Youth and Youth-GGZ (mental health care), assignment received from the former minister Rouvoet; the commission was installed by the Health Council.
Member of the foundation board of Opzij. (Dutch feminist magazine)
Member of Koninklijke Hollandsche Maatschappij der Wetenschappen. (Royal Holland Society of Sciences.)
2007 – 2013
Member of the Academic advisory Board Babylon, Centre for Studies of the Multicultural Society, University of Tilburg (NL).
Member of the board of ECHO (Expertise Centre on Diversity Policy).
Member of the commission Opvang en Integratie (Asylum and integration), VluchtelingenWerk Nederland. (Refugee Work the Netherlands)
2007 – 2012
Member of Directory Group Diversity at the Vu University, presided by the chairman of the College Board.
2009 – 2011
Member of the advisory board of the college of The Hague (De Haagse Hogeschool).
2008 – 2011
Member of the supervisory commission of the Cooperation Program Police-top diverse; the commission was installed by Minister Ter Horst.
2004 – 2009
Member of the supervisory and advisory board of SIRE (Stichting Ideële Reclame) (Foundation Ideal Advertising)
Member of the jury of the ECHO Awards 2008.
Member of the advisory board ‘Stad en Taal’ (‘City and Language’, an integration course of the Amsterdam museums).
Member of ‘The Transatlantic Task Force on Immigration and Integration’.
Member of the jury for the Joke Smit prize of the Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment.
2006 – 2007
Member of the advisory board of foundation PaFemme.
2005 – 2007
Member of the advisory commission Vreemdelingenzaken (Immigration).
2003 – 2007
Member of the advisory board of the organisation Pharos (National centre of expertise on refugees and health).
External member of the commission, involved in research on the emancipation of immigrant women, WODC and Verwey-Jonker Institute.