Research School for Public Administration & Political Science

we teach

The NIG envisages educating qualified researchers in the third (doctorate) phase of their education.

we collaborate

The NIG stimulates, facilitates, and assists the further scientific development of the administrative and political sciences in the Netherlands so that it meets up with the highest international quality standards in our fields of science.

we meet

The NIG provides its members with a ready-made network to discuss key issues such as curricula, professional standards and research quality

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Platform jOng is looking for writers!

Platform jOng matches young writers (students, PhD'ers) to governmental agencies. This enables them to write practical (small) pieces that get published and promoted through for...

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Thankyou Twente University

On the day of the first virtual Annual Conference of the Netherlands Institute of Governance (NIG) we want to thank former scientific director prof Bas...

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Synergy award: Societal impact

Calling all PhDs in the Social Sciences and the Humanities: are you ready to make an impact on society? Scientific impact matters Young researchers often...

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Faculty Position Public Policy

The Federmann School of Public Policy at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, invites applications for a full-time tenure track/tenured position...

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