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Welcome Roos van der Zwan, our new Visiting PhD Candidate from Netherlands!

Roos van der Zwan is a PhD student at the Radboud University in Nijmegen. She will be working on her dissertation “Ethnic minority representation in Canada and the Netherlands: what are the similarities and differences?” at our Political Science Department in Mcmaster as a visiting student from August – October 2017.

Jun 29, 2017

Roos van der Zwan is a PhD student at the Radboud University in Nijmegen, the Netherlands. She will be working at McMaster University as a visiting student from August – October 2017. Roos’ research focuses on the representation of ethnic minorities in the House of Representatives and the political participation of ethnic minorities in the Netherlands. While Roos’s primary discipline is in Sociology, her work also crosses over to Political Science. She looks forward to interacting with Political Scientists and working with Prof. Karen Bird on a project comparing ethnic minority representation and the electoral systems in the Netherlands and Canada.

Welcome Roos van der Zwan!