Rianne Dekker Research Affiliate

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Rianne Dekker is assistant professor at the Utrecht School of Governance (USG) of Utrecht University. With a background in sociology (MSc, 2011) and public administration (PhD, 2016), her research interests focus on the role of (social) media in public issues, including international migration, migrant integration and public security. She is collaborating with Sarah Spencer, Caroline Oliver and Karin Geuijen in a research project evaluating the Utrecht Refugee Launch Pad (U-RLP), an innovative form of refugee housing in Utrecht. More information on Rianne’s past and current activities can be found at https://www.uu.nl/staff/RDekker3/0 and www.riannedekker.nl