Dennis Broeders is a senior research fellow at the Dutch Scientific Council for Government Policy (WRR) and a postdoctoral researcher at the department of Sociology of the Erasmus University Rotterdam.

At the WRR he was, most recently, coordinator of the Policy, Information and Technology project group that wrote a report on the Dutch “IGovernment”, which was published in March 2011. The English edition of this report will be published in the summer/autumn of 2011. His research at Erasmus University focuses on surveillance and the use of modern ICT in government policies, especially in EU immigration and border policies. In 2008 he was a visiting research fellow at the Social Sciences Research Centre Berlin (WZB). At the OII his research will focus on the concept of the iGovernment as a lens for the analysis of ICT developments in technologically advanced countries.

Positions held at the OII

  • Visiting Fellow, September – December 2011