Dr. Laura den Dulk
Laura den Dulk is our research partner in the Netherlands.
Laura den Dulk is Associate Professor of Public Administration at Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Her main area of expertise is cross-national research regarding work-life policies in organisations in different welfare state regimes.
She is co-editor of a number of books: “Work-family arrangements in Europe” (Thela Thesis, 1999), “Flexible Working, Organizational Change and the Integration of Work and Personal life” (Edward Elgar, 2005), and “Quality of life and work: theory, policy and practice” (Palgrave, 2011). In 2010 she became editor of the international journal Community, Work and Family. Current research interests include the role of managers, work-life balance support in the public sector and the social quality in European workplaces. She participated in various European Commission research projects: ‘Quality of life in a changing Europe’ (QUALITY), and ‘Gender, Parenthood and the Changing European Workplace: young adults negotiating the work-family boundary’ (TRANSITIONS).