Personal profile

Research interests

Public administration

Poltical pfhilosophy

Theories of the state


Paul Frissen (1955) is dean and chairman of the board of the Netherlands School for Public Administration in The Hague and professor of Public Administration at Tilburg University.

Paul Frissen is also owner of Prof. dr. P.H.A. Frissen Bestuurskundig Adviseur and member of the Board of Stichting Dichterbij

External positions

Chair Board of Supervisors (Dichterbij)

1 Jan 202031 Dec 2023

Dean and chairman of the board (NSOB)

1 Sept 2002 → …

Consultancy, lectures and education (Eigen advisebureau)

1 Jan 1988 → …


  • Policy And Management
  • Political Philosophy / Political Ethics
  • Political Science
  • Politics
  • Public Administration

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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