Jacobiene Meirink's research focuses on teacher professional development.
Jacobiene Meirink is an Assistant Professor at ICLON Leiden University Graduate School of Teaching. She studied Education and Child Studies at Leiden University, and specialized in Educational Studies and Learning Problems and Impairments. In 2007 she received her PhD on the research project “Individual teacher learning in a context of collaboration in teams”. Currently, she works as a researcher and teacher educator and supervises three PhD students. Her research interest concerns teacher learning (in collaborative work groups) and teacher leadership .