Dr. Dominique Boels


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Universiteitstraat 4 B - 9000 Gent

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born on 05 April 1985
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2014: Doctor in Criminological Sciences

2010: Master in Criminological Sciences

2008: Master in Psychology

Dominique graduated in 2008 as a clinical psychologist at Ghent University. In 2010 she obtained her masters’ degree in criminological sciences, also at Ghent University. Prior to starting her doctoral research, she cooperated on two research projects (on police capacity and radicalization). In December 2014, she successfully defended her doctoral dissertation on the informal economy in Belgium. Since January 2015, she is working as a postdoctoral researcher at the department of criminology, penal law and social law.

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Research fellow
2015 - present: European Society of Criminology (ESC) International Research Society for Public Management (IRSPM)
2015: Stichting Maatschappij en Veiligheid (SMV)