Thijs van Dooremalen

Thijs van Dooremalen

Associate, Weatherhead Scholars Program (fall 2021); PhD, Department of Sociology, University of Amsterdam.
Affiliate, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion (2020-2022).

Research interests: Events, social change, political sociology, cultural sociology, cross-national comparisons and cultural repertoires.

Thijs is exploring the political and social consequences of events. During his time at the Weatherhead Center his aim is to turn his PhD thesis - "The Framing of 9/11 in the American, French and Dutch Public Spheres (2001-2015). A Contribution to the Sociology of Events"- into a book and to apply the theoretical ideas and methodological tools he developed in his dissertation to new event cases (such as COVID-19 and the climate crisis). 


This information is accurate as of the affiliate year indicated. (last updated 6.28.2021)

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