Memberships of international professional organizations

 

1983-               

Member of the Research Committee on Social Stratification and Mobility of the International Sociological Association

 

 

1988-               

Member of the Research Committee on Poverty, Social Welfare and Social Policy of the International Sociological Association

 

 

1994-1999        

Book Review Editor of the European Sociological Review

 

 

2001-         

2002-        Member of the European Academy of Sociology                                             

 

 

2002-         

2003-        Chair of the Research Committee on Social Stratification and Social Mobility of the International Sociological Association.

 

 

Awards:

 

1990                

Prize of the Dutch Sociological and Anthropological      Society for the best Dutch article (with J. Dessens & W.  Jansen) (awarded once in two years)

 

 

1997                

Dr. Hendrik Muller Prize of the Dutch Royal Academy of Sciences and Arts (Euro 14.000) (awarded once in two years to a behavioral or social scientist)

 

 

1999                

Outstanding study of the year award adjudged by the the American Eduaction Research Association (with J. Lammers & J. Smits)

 

 

Referee for academic journals

 

American Sociological Review

European Sociological Review

Journal of Marriage and the Family

Netherlands Journal of Social Sciences