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Dr. Thomas Kampen

Thomas Kampen
Position

Universitair Docent

Address

Kromme Nieuwegracht 29
3512HD
Utrecht
Nederland

English biography

Thomas Kampen is a sociologist and assistant professor at the University for Humanistic Studies. He obtained his PhD degree at the University of Amsterdam in December 2014 after writing a dissertation on workfare volunteerism in the Netherlands (‘Verplicht vrijwilligerswerk: de ervaringen van bijstandscliënten met een tegenprestatie voor hun uitkering’). Thomas is currently investigating welfare state reforms, in particular the devolution of long-term care, reintegration and youth care in the Netherlands. He is a part-time endowed professor at the Inholland University of Applied Sciences.

Selection of publications

Kampen, T., Veldboer, L., & Kleinhans, R. (2019). The Obligation to Volunteer as Fair Reciprocity? Welfare Recipients’ Perceptions of Giving Back to Society. VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations, 1-15.
Kampen, T., & Tonkens, E. (2018). Empowerment and Disempowerment of Workfare Volunteers: A Diachronic Approach to Activation Policy in the Netherlands. Social Policy and Society, 1-14.
Kampen, T., & Tonkens, E. (2018). A personalised approach in activation. Workfare volunteers’ experiences with activation practitioners. European Journal of Social Work, 1-12.
Bredewold, F., Duyvendak, J.W., Kampen, T., Tonkens, E. en Verplanke, L. (2018) De verhuizing van de verzorgingsstaat. Hoe de overheid nabij komt. Amsterdam: Van Gennep
Slootjes, J., & Kampen, T. (2017). ‘Is My Volunteer Job Not Real Work?’ The Experiences of Migrant Women with Finding Employment Through Volunteer Work. VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations, 28(5), 1900-1921.
Kampen, T., Elshout, J., & Tonkens, E. (2013). The fragility of self-respect: Emotional labour of workfare volunteering. Social Policy and Society12(3), 427-438.
Kampen, T. (2014). Verplicht vrijwilligerswerk: De ervaringen van bijstandscliënten met een tegenprestatie voor hun uitkering. Amsterdam: Van Gennep.
Kampen, T., Verhoeven, I., & Verplanke, L. (2013). De affectieve burger: hoe de overheid verleidt en verplicht tot zorgzaamheid. Amsterdam: Van Gennep.




Education

Humanisering en de Publieke Sector 1 en 2 (derdejaarsmodules)

Ancillary activities

Bachelorcoördinator