Prof. Dr. Mieke Verloo - Marie Jahoda Visiting Professor - Winter term 2010/11

Since 2008, Mieke Verloo has been researching and teaching at Radboud University, Nijmegen, the Netherlands, and since 2006 she has been head of the project “Quality in Gender+ Policies,” which is funded by the European Union. She received her Ph.D. in political science at Radboud University in 1992. Verloo deals with the conception and development of equality policies and especially gender mainstreaming. She focuses on intersectional dimensions and combines measures of gender equality with structural categories such as ethnicity and sexuality.

Areas of Expertise

  • Equality policies
  • Comparative politics and comparative governance
  • Feminist methodology
  • Social movements

Courses and Lectures as Marie Jahoda Visiting Professor
Geschlechterpolitik in der EU und ausgewählten Wohlfahrtsstaaten
Course, Faculty of Social Science, Ruhr University Bochum, winter term 2010/11, Wednesday, 10–12 a.m., GC 03/146 (with Prof. Dr. Ilse Lenz)

Current Developments in Gender Equality Policies in Europe
Lecture, Colloquium of the Faculty of Social Science, Ruhr University Bochum, 17 November 2010, 4 p.m., GC 04/45

Selected Publications
Verloo, Mieke. Ed. 2007. Multiple Meanings of Gender Equality. A Critical Frame Analysis of Gender Policies in Europe. Budapest: CEU Press.

Verloo, Mieke. 2006. Multiple Inequalities, Intersectionality and the European Union. European Journal of Women’s Studies 13 (3): 211–229.

Verloo, Mieke. 2005. Displacement and Empowerment: Reflections on the Council of Europe Approach to Gender Mainstreaming and Gender Equality. Social Politics 12 (3): 344–366.