Jean-Louis van Gelder, Ph.D.
Born on 19th October 1976, studied psychology and law, followed by doctorates in both disciplines in 2009 and 2012 at the University of Amsterdam. Research stays at the University of the South Pacific, Suva, Fiji, ETH Zurich, and the Universidad Nacional General Sarmiento, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Since 2018 Full Professor at the Department of Psychology of Conflict, Risk, Safety, University of Twente, Netherlands. Funded by the European Research Council with an ERC Consolidator Grant 2018. Since January 2020 Director of the Department of Criminology at the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law.