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M.Sc. Ph.D. FHEA Maarten VAN HAM Professor of Urban Renewal, and Head, Department of Neighbourhood Change and Housing, Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment, Delft University of Technology, Delft

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1996-1998 Research Assistant, Faculty of Geosciences, Utrecht University
1998 MSc in Human Geography, Cum Laude [highest grade in the Netherlands], Faculty of Geosciences, Utrecht University
1998-2002 Research Assistant (AIO/PhD student working on PhD) Faculty of Geosciences, Utrecht University
2002 PhD in Human Geography, Cum Laude, Faculty of Geosciences, Utrecht University
2002-2004 Research Fellow, Department of Geography & Planning, University of Amsterdam
2004 Senior Research Fellow, OTB, Delft University of Technology
2004-2006 Lecturer in Urban Geography, Faculty of Geosciences, Utrecht University
2006-2009 Lecturer in Human Geography, School of Geography & Geosciences, University of St Andrews, Scotland
2006-2011 Deputy Director, Centre for Housing Research (CHR), University of St Andrews, Scotland
2009-2011 Senior Lecturer in Human Geography, School of Geography & Geosciences, University of St Andrews, Scotland
since 2011 Professor of Human Geography, School of Geography & Geosciences, University of St Andrews, Scotland
  Built Environment, Faculty of Architecture, Delft University of Technology
since 2011 Professor of Urban Renewal, and head of the of Urban Renewal and Housing research group, OTB Research Institute for the

Memberships

Netherlands Graduate School of Housing and Urban Research (NETHUR), since 1998
Regional Science Association International (RSAI), since 1998
European Network for Housing Research (ENHR), since 1998
European Association for Population Studies (EAPS), since 2003
Royal Dutch Geographical Society (KNAG), since 2003
Dutch Demographic Society (NVD, Nederlandse Vereniging voor Demografie), since 2003
Royal Geographical Society (RGS with IBG), 2006-2012

Publications

over fifty peer reviewed journal publications, most recent:
Boschman S. & van Ham M. (forthcoming) Neighbourhood selection of non-western ethnic minorities. Testing the own-group effects hypothesis using a conditional logit model. Environment and Planning A.
Coulter R., van Ham M. & Findlay A. (2015) Re-thinking residential mobility: Linking lives through time and space. Progress in Human Geography
Ubareviciene R., Burneika D. & van Ham M. (forthcoming) Ethno-political effects of suburbanization in the Vilnius urban region. An analysis of voting behaviour. Journal of Baltic Studies.
Hedman L., Manley D., van Ham M. & Östh J. (2015) Cumulative exposure to disadvantage and the intergenerational transmission of neighbourhood effects. Journal of Economic Geography 15(1), 195-215.

Awards

Honorary Research Fellow at the Faculty of Geosciences, Utrecht University, 2006-2012
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA), since 2006
Research Fellow at Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), since 2009
Honorary Professor at the School of Geography & Geosciences, University of St Andrews, 2011-2012