Prof. dr. Michel Vols

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Evictions & the right to housing
International law
Using data science in law

Principal Investigator in the EVICT project

Prof. dr. Michel Vols (the Hague, the Netherlands) is the Principal Investigator in the EVICT project and full professor of law at the University of Groningen. His main fields of research are housing law, human rights, public safety, and legal methodology. He received several grants and awards including an ERC Starting Grant (1.5 million euros) and a Dutch VENI-grant (250.000 euros).

Michel is a member of the national Young Academy of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) and a board member of the Dutch Lawyers Association. He likes working on interdisciplinary projects, traveling around the globe, and cooking (and eating) Indonesian food.

(International) housing law, human rights, and legal research

Prof. dr. Michel Vols

Principal investigator, Professor of Public Order Law

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