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Arjen Boin

Professor of Public Institutions and Governance

Name
Prof.dr. R.A. Boin
Telephone
+31 71 527 3646
E-mail
boin@fsw.leidenuniv.nl

Arjen Boin is Professor of Public Institutions and Governance at the Institute of Political Science, Leiden University. Before he moved to Leiden, he was a professor of public governance and crisis management at the Utrecht School of Governance and associate professor at the Public Administration Institute, Louisiana State University.

He received his PhD from Leiden University, where he taught at the Department of Public Administration. Arjen Boin has published widely on topics of crisis and disaster management, leadership, institutional design and organizational issues. His most recent books are The Politics of Crisis Management (Cambridge University Press, winner of APSA’s Herbert A. Simon book award), Governing after Crisis (Cambridge UP, 2008), Crisis Management: A Three Volume Set of Essential Readings (Sage, 2008), Designing Resilience (Pittsburgh UP, 2010), MegaCrises (Charles C Thomas, 2012) and The EU as Crisis Manager: Patterns and Prospects (Cambridge UP, 2013).

Arjen Boin is the previous editor of Public Administration (Wiley), a premier journal in the field, and serves on the editorial board of the following journals: Asia Pacific Journal of Public Administration (Routledge), Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management (Wiley), Risks, Hazards and Crisis in Public Policy (Wiley), and International Journal of Emergency Management (Inderscience).

He is also a managing partner at Crisisplan BV and a founding member of the European Societal Security Research Group.

 

 

Professor of Public Institutions and Governance

  • Faculteit der Sociale Wetenschappen
  • Instituut Politieke Wetenschap

Work address

Pieter de la Court Building
Wassenaarseweg 52
2333 AK Leiden
Room number 5B35

Contact

Publications

  • Wiley editor