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  • Prof. Cobbenhagenlaan 125, Reitse Poort, room RP 107

    5037 DB Tilburg

    Netherlands

20082019
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Personal profile

Research interests

Merlijn van Hulst's general interest is in working practices and cultures in the public domain. He specializes in narrative analysis. He has been involved in a variety of research projects that focus on local governance and has also studied practitioners in urban neighbourhoods. In addition, he studies the Dutch police force.

Career

Merlijn van Hulst worked as a consultant for Cap Gemini from 1999 untill 2002. In 2002 he was hired by the Erasmus University Rotterdam. In January 2008 he received his PhD and started to work at the Tilburg School of Politics and Public Administration (TSPPA). His general interest is in sense and meaning making in politics, policy making and public administration. He specializes in narrative analysis. He has been involved in a variety of research projects that focus on local governance and urban neighbourhoods. In 2012, Merlijn van Hulst was one of the organizers of the 7th conference for Interpretive Policy Analysis (IPA) which took place in Tilburg. At the moment his focus is on the police force and people who make a difference. He also acts as the research coordinator of the TSPPA.

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Keywords

  • Ethnographic Research
  • Police
  • Framing
  • Narrative Analysis

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Research Output 2008 2019

From what to where: A setting-sensitive approach to organizational storytelling

van Hulst, M. & Ybema, S., 2019, In : Organization Studies. p. 1-27 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Law enforcement
Storytelling

Qualitative research in political science, Volume IV: Interpretive and constructivist approaches

Blatter, J., Haverland, M. & van Hulst, M. (ed.), 2016, London: Sage Publications.

Research output: Book/ReportBook editingScientific

Storytelling, a model of and a model for planning

van Hulst, M. J., 2012, In : Planning Theory. 11, 3, p. 299-318 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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The political/process promise of policy framing

Yanow, D. & van Hulst, M. J., 2011, In : Sociologicheskoe obozrenie - Russian Sociological Review. 11, 1-2, p. 87-113 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

Five ways to make a difference: Perceptions of practitioners working in urban neighborhoods

Durose, C., van Hulst, M., Jeffares, S., Escobar, O., Agger, A. & de Graaf, L., Jul 2016, In : Public Administration Review. 76, 4, p. 576-586 11 p., DOI: 10.1111/puar.12502.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

governance
methodology
literature
Q methodology
Urban governance

Projects 2009 2009

Multi Level democracy

Karsten, N., Cachet, A., Schaap, L., Metze, T. A. P., Levelt, M., Hendriks, F., Boluijt, B., Frankowski, A., Geurtz, J. C. H. C., van Ostaaijen, J., Salet, W., van den Dool, L. T., Lupi, T., Boogers, M. J. G. J. A., van Hoorn, E., van Hulst, M., de Graaf, L., Bodd, J., van Zuydam, S., Daemen, H. H. F. M., Gianoli, A., Coulson, A., Ringeling, A. B., Aardema, H., Korsten, A. F. A., van de Wijdeven, T. M. F., Oude Vrielink, M. J., Drosterij, G., Ruano de La Fuente, J. M., Zouridis, S., Michels, A. M. B., Iancu, D., Klimovsky, D., Pinteric, U., Voerman, G., van Hulst, M., Verheul, W. J., Schulz, J. M., van Twist, M. J. W., Hendrikx, P. M. A., Verheul, J., Ensberg, D., Derksen, W., van den Brand, T., Verheul, J., van den Brink, G. & van der Pennen, A. W.

1/01/09 → …

Project: Research project

Public private governance

van den Brink, G., van Hulst, M., de Graaf, L., van der Pennen, T., Hendrikx, P. M. A., van Montfort, C., Metze, T. A. P., Ketelaars, S., Penning, L., Oude Vrielink, M. J., Bokhorst, M., de Koning, P., Peij, S., van den Dool, L. T., Karré, P. M., van Twist, M. J. W., Boogers, M. J. G. J. A., van de Wijdeven, T. M. F., van der Krieken, K., Zouridis, S., Wesseling, H., Bokhorst, A. M., Peeters, R. & Drosterij, G.

1/01/09 → …

Project: Research project