Brabander, dr. C.J. de (Kees)

  • Visiting lecturer
  • Motivation
  • Personal epistemology
  • Ict-applications in education
  • Research methodology

Telephone number: +31 (0)71 527 4045
Faculty / Department: Faculteit der Sociale Wetenschappen, Instituut Pedagogische Wetenschappen, Onderwijsstudies
Office Address: Pieter de la Court gebouw
Wassenaarseweg 52
2333 AK Leiden

Short CV

After his graduation in psychology Cornelis J. de Brabander conducted several investigations at the Leiden Interdisciplinary Centre for Educational Research. In 1981 he was appointed as assistant professor of the Department of Educational Studies, Leiden University, where he finished his doctoral dissertation in 1990. In 2010 he became associate professor at the Ruud de Moor Centre, Open University of the Netherlands. Being retired now, he is visiting professor both the Department of Educational Studies, Leiden University and at the Welten Institute, Open University of the Netherlands.

CV Kees de Brabander (2014)


Main topic is motivation (self-responsible learning). Other topics are ict applications in education, educational beliefs of teachers, more specifically subject beliefs of teachers in secondary education, personal epistemology, and professional development of teachers.

Last Modified: 15-01-2015