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Esmah Lahlah

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20082017
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Personal profile

Research interests

Esmah Lahlah Ph.D. is director of studies of the Master Victimology and Criminal Justice and working as assistant professor victimology and developmental psychology at the International Victimology Institute Tilburg (INTERVICT). At INTERVICT she works on issues such as child victimization and developmental victimology. Furthermore, she coordinates and lectures in the master "Victimology and Criminal Justice". Esmah defended her PhD thesis in 2013. The title of her PhD is INVISIBLE VICTIMS? Ethnic Differences in the Risk of Juvenile Violent Offending of Dutch and Moroccan-Dutch Adolescent Boys). 

Recently, Emsah Lahlah is appointed as professor with a chair in child abuse and neglect at Hanzehogeschool Groningen, university of applied sciences.

Career

 Esmah Lahlah Ph.D. was born on October 13, 1979 in Helmond, the Netherlands. She studied developmental psychology at Tilburg University, where she obtained her Master's degree in 2003. After working in the welfare branche, she started working as a lecturer and researcher at Avans University for applied Sciences. In 2008, Avans University for applied Sciences offered her the possibility to write her own PhD proposal, which she accepted. With complementary funding of the Province of North-Brabant, she managed to start her PhD research on ethnic differences in risk factors of juvenile violent delinquency of Dutch and Moroccan-Dutch adolescent boys at INTERVICT while working as a lecturer at Avans as well.

She is working as director of studies of the Master Victimology and Criminal Justice and assistant professor victimology and developmental psychology at INTERVICT, Tilburg Law School, Tilburg University. Recently, she is appointed as professor with a chair in child abuse and neglect at Hanzehogeschool Groningen, university of applied sciences.

 

 

External positions

Board Member (ISPCAN International Societyfor Prevention Child Abuse Neglec)

1 Sep 2013 → …

Keywords

  • Child Psychology
  • Culture
  • Victimology
  • Cultural Diversity
  • Ethnic Groups
  • Criminology
  • Ethnic Minority Groups
  • Domestic Violence
  • Cross-Cultural Research
  • Children
  • Attachment
  • Crime
  • Cross-Cultural Psychology
  • Violence

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offense Social Sciences
anger Social Sciences
victimization Social Sciences
anxiety Social Sciences
violent crime Social Sciences
sympathy Social Sciences
longitudinal study Social Sciences
justice Social Sciences

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Research Output 2008 2017

Crimineel in de dop: De relatie tussen kindermishandeling en criminaliteit

Lahlah, E., 2017, (Accepted/In press) Kindermishandeling als wicked problem: Tijdschrift voor Sociale Vraagstukken - Jaarboek 2017. Steketee, M., van Doorn, L. & van Ham, M. (eds.). 2017 ed. Utrecht: Uitgeverij Van Gennep, 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Effects of mental strength training for police officers: A three-wave quasi-experimental study

van der Meulen, E., Bosmans, M., Lens, K., Lahlah, E. & van der Velden, P., Dec 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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One rule for the goose, one for the gander? Wrongfulness and harmfulness in determining reactions to offenders and victims of crime

Lens, K. M. E., van Doorn, J., Pemberton, A., Lahlah, A. & Bogaerts, S., 2017, In : European Journal of Criminology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Voer voor psychologen: Het Longitudinal Internet Studies for the Social Sciences (LISS)-panel

van der Velden, P., van Wilsem, J., Bakker, B., Crutzen, R., Meuleman, R. & Lahlah, A., 2017, In : De Psycholoog.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Press / Media

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Esmah Lahlah

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