Sharing knowledge and linking research, policy and practice are important to me. As a lecturer, I aim to contribute to societally-relevant research and research-informed policy and practice. I encourage students to actively participate during lectures and challenge them with new perspectives.

How Billie de Haas can support your organization

I am available to give guest lectures.

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Population Research Centre, University of Groningen

2017- Present
Assistant Professor Population Studies

2016- 2017
Lecturer Population Studies
Courses at Bachelor and Master Degree, including:

  • The Research Process
  • Qualitative Research Workshop
  • Population and Development
  • Contemporary Population Issues
  • Population Policies and Interventions

Between 2010 and 2016, I regularly gave guest lectures at the Population Research Centre. These guest lectures were at Bachelor and Master Degree, and they included lectures about sexual and reproductive health and rights, HIV and AIDS, population policies, motivational theories, and participatory action research.

NHL University of Applied Sciences, Leeuwarden

March 2015
Lecturer Gender
I coordinated and taught a course on gender.

Leiden University

Feb-June 2015
Lecturer Psychology
I supported Bachelor students in writing their thesis. In their thesis, the students applied a quantitative analysis using the Theory of Planned Behaviour to predict young people's and general practitioners' intentions to discuss young people's sexual health.