About Beate


Beate VolkerI am a professor of sociology and work at the Department of Human Geography and Spatial Planning, Utrecht University. My chair is entitled  ‘Urban living and social networks’, and I am interested in all issues around social relationships, cohesion, and segregation as well as in the contextual and institutional conditions that have an impact on these phenomena.

This website gives a non-technical overview to my research, teaching, and some other things I find interesting. Check it out and feel free to send me feedback.
Please find my full cv here.