Tim Dekkers works as a lecturer at the Faculty of Governance and Global Affairs whitin the Institute of Security and Global Affairs.
Tim obtained his BBa in Integral Safety Studies from Avans Hogescholen and his Ba in Criminology and MSc degree in Forensic Criminology from Leiden University. He has worked as a PhD Candidate at the Institute for Criminal Law and Criminology. His reserach focuses on discretionary decision-making and the use of technology, which is studied in the context of migration control. Since september 2017 he has joined the Institute of Security and Global Affairs at the Faculty of Governance and Global Affairs of Leiden University.