Groeneveld, Dr. M.G. (Marleen)

Position:
  • Assistant professor


Telephone number: +31 (0)71 527 1847
E-Mail: mgroeneveld@fsw.leidenuniv.nl
Faculty / Department: Faculteit der Sociale Wetenschappen, Instituut Pedagogische Wetenschappen, Algemene en Gezinspedagogiek
Office Address: Pieter de la Court gebouw
Wassenaarseweg 52
2333 AK Leiden
Room number 4B33
Personal Homepage: www.socialsciences.leidenuniv.nl/​educationandchildstudies/​childandfamilystudies/​organisation/​groeneveld.jsp


  • Assistant professor at the Centre for Child and Family Studies, Leiden University. (2012-present)
  • Postdoc researcher at the Centre for Child and Family Studies and Data Theory, Leiden University. Research project: Gender differences in the socialization of disruptive behaviour in early childhood (2010-2012)
  • Postdoc researcher at the Centre for Child and Family Studies and Data Theory, Leiden University. Research project: Relations between children's wellbeing in daycare, child variables, process quality and context variables (2010-2012)
  • PhD. student at the Centre for Child and Family Studies and Data Theory, Leiden University. Research project: Quality in Home-based childcare: Impact and Improvement. Supervised by prof. dr. M.H. van IJzendoorn, dr. H.J. Vermeer, and dr. M. Linting (2006-2010).
  • MSc. Education, cum laude, Centre for Child and Family Studies and Data Theory, Leiden University. Master's thesis: Child maltreatment: Characteristics of the perpatrator. Supervised by prof. dr. M.H. van IJzendoorn and dr. S.N. Brilleslijper (2006)

Academic awards

  • Award ISED. Award for the most excellent dissertation in the field of educational science Institute for the Study of Education and human Development. (2011)
  • Spinoza scholarship. Centre for Child and Family Studies and Data Theory, Leiden University (2006)

Teaching activities

  • Lectures: Professional childcare, Fathers
  • Werkgroepen: SPSS, Inleiding in de pedagogische en onderwijswetenschappen 1
  • Assistentie Recent Advances in Developmental Psychopathology
  • Begeleiding bachelor en master studenten

Research areas and activities

  • Gender differences in the socialization of disruptive behaviour in early childhood
  • Video-feedback Intervention to promote Positive Parenting – Child Care (VIPP-CC) in home-based childcare
  • Children's wellbeing and cortisol levels in childcare centers and home-based childcare
  • Child maltreatment: National prevalence study of child maltreatment [Nationale Prevalentiestudie Mishandeling van Kinderen en Jeugdigen (NPM-2005)]

Selected publications

  • Endendijk, J. J., Groeneveld, M.G., Van Berkel, S. R., Hallers-Haalboom, E. T., Mesman, J., & Bakermans-Kranenburg, M. J. (2014). Boys don’t play with dolls: Mothers’ and fathers’ gender talk during picture book reading. Parenting Science and Practice, 14, 141-161.
  • Hallers-Haalboom, E. T., Mesman, J., Groeneveld, M.G., Endendijk, J. J., Van Berkel, S. R., van der Pol, L. D., & Bakermans-Kranenburg, M. J. (2014). Mothers, fathers, sons and daughters: Parental sensitivity in families with two children. Journal of Family Psychology, 28, 138–147.
  • Van Berkel, S. R., van der Pol, L. D., Groeneveld, M.G., Hallers-Haalboom, E. T., Endendijk, J. J., Mesman, J., & Bakermans-Kranenburg, M. J. (2014). To share or not to share: Parental, sibling, and situational influences on sharing with a younger sibling, International Journal of Behavioral Development, DOI: 10.1177/0165025414537925.
  • Van Berkel, S. R., Groeneveld, M.G., Mesman, J., Endendijk, J. J., Hallers-Haalboom, E. T., van der Pol, L.D., & Bakermans-Kranenburg, M. J. (2014). Parental sensitivity towards toddlers and infant siblings predicting toddler sharing and compliance. International Journal of Behavioral Development. DOI: 10.1007/s10826-014-0029-y.
  • Linting, M, Groeneveld, M. G., Vermeer, H. J, & van IJzendoorn, M. H. (2013). Threshold for noise in daycare: Noise level and noise variability are associated with child wellbeing in home-based childcare. Early Childhood Research Quarterly, 28, 960-971.
  • Groeneveld, M. G., Vermeer, H.J., Linting, M., Noppe, G., van Rossum, E.F.C., van IJzendoorn, M.H. (2013). Children’s hair cortisol as a biomarker of stress at school entry. Stress, 16, 711-715. 
  • Endendijk, J. J., Groeneveld, M.G., Van Berkel, S. R., Hallers-Haalboom, E. T., Mesman, J., & Bakermans-Kranenburg, M. J. (2013). Gender stereotypes in the family context: Mothers, fathers, and siblings. Sex Roles, 68, 577-590.
  • Vermeer, H. J., Van IJzendoorn, M. H., Groeneveld, M. G., & Granger, D. A. (2012). Downregulation of the immune system in low-quality child care: The case of Secretory Immunoglobulin A (SIgA) in toddlers. Physiology & Behaviour, 105, 161-167.
  • Groeneveld, M. G., Vermeer, H. J., Van IJzendoorn, M. H., & Linting, M. (2011). Caregivers’ cortisol levels and perceived stress in home-based and centre-based childcare. Early Childhood Research Quarterly, 27, 166-175.
  • Groeneveld, M. G., Vermeer, H. J., Van IJzendoorn, M. H., & Linting, M. (2011). Enhancing home-based child care quality through video-feedback intervention: A randomized controlled trial. Journal of Family Psychology, 25, 86-96. · 
  • Groeneveld, M. G., Vermeer, H. J., Van IJzendoorn, M. H., & Linting, M. (2011). Stress, cortisol and well-being of caregivers and children in home-based child care: a case for differential susceptibility. Child: Care, Health & Development, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2214.2010.01194.x ·       
  • Groeneveld, M. G., Vermeer, H. J., Van IJzendoorn, M. H., & Linting, M. (2010). Children’s wellbeing and cortisol levels in home-based and center-based childcare. Early Childhood Research Quarterly, 25, 502-514. · 
  • Vermeer, H. J., Groeneveld, M. G., Larrea, I., Van IJzendoorn, M. H., Barandiaran, A., & Linting, M. (2010). Children’s cortisol levels in childcare centers: A comparative study across Basque Country and the Netherlands. Manuscript submitted for publication. Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology, 31, 339-347. ·       
  • Groeneveld, M.G. (2006). Child maltreatment: Characteristics of the perpatrator. (Master's thesis) Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands. ·       
  • Van IJzendoorn, M.H., Prinzie, P., Euser, E.M., Groeneveld, M.G., Brilleslijper-Kater, S.N., Van Noort-Van der Linden, A.M.T., Bakermans-Kranenburg, M.J., Juffer, F., Mesman, J., Klein Velderman, M., & San Martin Beuk, M. (2007). Kindermishandeling in Nederland anno 2005: De Nationale Prevalentiestudie Mishandeling van Kinderen en Jeugdigen (NPM-2005). Leiden University, The Netherlands.

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