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Jan VAN DIJK Officer-in-charge of the Human Security Branch, Division for Operations of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Vienna


1970 Law Degree, Leiden University 1977 PhD in Law, University of Nijmegen 1976-89 Director Research and Documentation Centre, Ministry of Justice, The Netherlands 1984-89 Founder and first chairman of the National Organization of Victim Support in the Netherlands 1989-94 Director Crime Prevention Directorate, Ministry of Justice, The Netherlands 1992-2002 Professor of Criminology, Faculty of Law, Leiden University, The Netherlands 1994-99 Director of Strategic Policy Planning, Ministry of Justice, The Netherlands 1997-2000 President of World Society of Victimology 1999 joined the United Nations Guest lectures at the Universities of Oxford, Leuven, London (LSE), Copenhagen, Helsinki, Rutgers (Newark), Sevilla, Jakarta, Madras et al.