Tim van de Meerendonk
Tim van de Meerendonk is a PhD researcher at the Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Leiden University. His research examines the impact of agricultural insurance on agrarian relationships in Maharashtra, India. His project is part of the ERC funded project Moralising misfortune: A comparative anthropology of commercial insurance and is realized through an affiliation with the Delhi School of Economics, Delhi. Tim has previously worked as an asylum determination officer for the Dutch Immigration Services. He completed his research master in Cultural Anthropology in 2015 (cum laude, Utrecht University).
2015 Best Student Award CASTOR (Utrecht University)