Dr. Bart TROMP
Senior Research Fellow, Dutch Institute of International Relations 'Clingendael , Den Haag
Studied political science and sociology at the State University of Groningen, where he graduated cum laude in 1971 with a thesis on Western perceptions of the Cultural Revolution in China.
1971-1982 teaching theoretical sociology at the Eindhoven University of Technology
1982-2003 teaching poltical science at the State University of Leiden
since 1979 political columnist of the Amsterdam daily 'Het Parool'
1988 appointed professor in the theory and history of international relations at the University of Amsterdam
since 2001 columnist international affairs of the weekly 'Elsevier
2003 senior research fellow, Dutch Institute of International Relations 'Clingendael
Founder and co-editor of the 'Jaarboek voor het democratisch socialisme' (Annual Review of Democratic Socialism) of which 25 volumes have been published between 1979 and 2005.