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Dr. R.S. (Roanne) van Voorst

Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences
WP Groep: Docenten Antropologie
Photographer: Jacqueline van Dooren

Visiting address
  • Nieuwe Achtergracht 166
Postal address
  • Postbus 15509
    1001 NA Amsterdam
Contact details
  • Publications

    2022

    • van Voorst, R. S. (Accepted/In press). My Adventures With Nick and Hannah- an anthropological exploration into sexdolls and the potential implications for human intimacy. Journal of Future Robot Life.

    2021

    • Kool, L. D., Pospisil, J., & van Voorst, R. (2021). Managing the humanitarian micro-space: the practices of relief access in Syria. Third World Quarterly, 42(7), 1489-1506. https://doi.org/10.1080/01436597.2021.1896359
    • van Voorst, R. S., Ellen, M., & Vidar, S. (2021). Backfiring boomerang brands in Jakarta: the case of the Great Garuda. In S. M. Zavattaro (Ed.), In: Public Branding and Marketing: A Global Viewpoint. Springer.

    2020

    2019

    2018

    • Hellman, J., Thynell, M., & van Voorst, R. S. (Eds.) (2018). Shaping Jakarta: Claiming spaces and rights in the city. Routledge. https://doi.org/10.4324/9781315111919
    • Srikandini, A., Hilhorst, T., & van Voorst, R. S. (2018). Disaster Risk Governance in Indonesia and Myanmar: The Practice of Co-Governance. Politics and Governance, 6(3). https://doi.org/10.17645/pag.v6i3.1598
    • van Voorst, R. S., & Hilhorst, T. (2018). Key points of Interactive Research: An Ethnographic Approach to Risk. In J. Zinn, & A. Olofsson (Eds.), Researching Risk and Uncertainty Methodologies, Methods and Research Strategies (pp. 53-67). Palgrave.

    2016

    • van Voorst, R. S. (2016). Natural Hazards, Risk and Vulnerability. Floods and Slum life in Indonesia. Routledge.

    2015

    • van Voorst, R. S. (2015). Formal and informal flood governance in Jakarta, Indonesia. Habitat International.
    • van Voorst, R. S. (2015). Reappraising the risk society thesis: towards a normal uncertainty perspective. Health, Risk & Society.
    • van Voorst, R. S. (2015). Risk-handling styles in a context of flooding and uncertainty in Jakarta, Indonesia: An analytical framework to analyse heterogenous risk-behaviour. Disaster Prevention and Management, 24(4), 484-505. https://doi.org/10.1108/DPM-04-2014-0065
    • van Voorst, R. S., & Hellman, J. (2015). How one risk replaces the other. Floods and evictions in Jakarta. Asian Journal of Social Science, 43(6), 786.
    • van Voorst, R. S., Nooteboom, G., Hellman, J., & Wisner, B. (2015). Introduction to the ‘risky everyday’. Disaster Prevention and Management, 24(4). https://doi.org/10.1108/DPM-04-2015-0077

    2014

    2009

    2017

    • van Voorst, R. S., & Hilhorst, T. (2017). Humanitarian action in disaster and conflict settings: Insights of an expert panel [research report]. Erasmus University.
    • van Voorst, R. S., & Stepputat, F. (2017). Urban Governance and Sustainable Development. (4 ed.) Danish Institute for International Studies .

    2015

    • van Voorst, R. (Guest ed.), Wisner, B. (Guest ed.), Hellman, J. (Guest ed.), & Nooteboom, G. (Guest ed.) (2015). Risky everyday: Southeast Asian perspectives. Disaster Prevention and Management, 24(4), 430-538. http://www.emeraldinsight.com/toc/dpm/24/4 [details]
    • van Voorst, R. S. (Author), & Padawangi, R. (Author). (2015). Floods and Forced Evictions in Jakarta. People, politics and planning collide in riverside slum Kampung Pulo. Web publication/site, New Mandala. http://asiapacific.anu.edu.au/newmandala/2014/08/21/floods-and-forced-evictions-in-jakarta/
    • van Voorst, R. S., & Stepputat, F. (2015). Natural hazard, urban governance, aid and future development cooperation in the Global South. Danish Institute for International Studies .

    2021

    • van Voorst, R. S. (2021). Strengthening community resilience in future conflict scenarios: learnings from the Partners for Resilience programme. Partners for Resilience.
    • van Voorst, R. S. (Author). (2021). www.detoekomstvanliefde.nl. Web publication/site

    2019

    • van Voorst, R. S. (2019). Research brief ‘Delphi Survey’ – survey results on future scenarios in humanitarian aid and development work. ISS, Erasmus University.
    • van Voorst, R. S., Hilhorst, T., Mena, R., Desportes, I., & Melis, S. (2019). PDNA Guidance: Integrating Conflict Sensitivity. UNCHS/UNDP/World Bank.

    2018

    2017

    • van Voorst, R. S. (Author). (2017). Localization - according to whom?. Web publication/site, blISS.

    2014

    2010

    • van Voorst, R. (2010). Jullie zijn anders als ons: jong en allochtoon in Nederland. De Bezige Bij. [details]

    2009

    • van Voorst, R. (2009). On politics, glaciers and social problems [Review of: K. Andersen (2008) Gronland. Maegtig og Afmaegtig (Greenland: Powerful and Powerless)]. Scandinavian Newsletter, 12, 18-19.

    2021

    • van Voorst, R. S. (2021). De impact van Kunstmatige Intelligentie op de toekomst van liefde, seks en gender. Paper presented at Mobile World Congress 2021, Barcelona, Spain.

    2012

    • van Voorst, R. S., & Handgraaf, M. J. J. (2012). Coping with floods in a riverbank-settlement in Jakarta Indonesia: the influence of material and cognitive indicators on human actor's coping behaviour. Abstract from International Disaster and Risk Conference (IDRC).

    2011

    • van Voorst, R. S. (2011). Risk-responses in uncertain normality. Fieldworking in an eviction-prone slum in Jakarta. Paper presented at Ethical and Methodological Challenges of Working in Space of Non-Existance.

    Award

    • van Voorst, R. (2021). Researchgrant ACES for study on digital health care.
    • van Voorst, R. (2021). Researchgrant Catharina van Tussenbroekfonds.
    • van Voorst, R. (2021). Top 10 best nonfictionbooks in the Netherlands.
    • van Voorst, R. (2015). Juryprijs.
    • van Voorst, R. (2010). LOVA/Marjan Rens Thesis Award.
    • van Voorst, R. (2009). 2e prijs LOVA/ Marian Rens Scriptieprijs voor Master-scriptie 'I work all the time-he just waits for the animals to come back. Livelihood adaptation strategies of Inuit males and females to climate changes in Greenland.'.

    Media appearance

    Talk / presentation

    • van Voorst, R. (speaker) (13-11-2021). State Surveillance VS Human Sustainability, Nacht van de Ontdekkingen.
    • van Voorst, R. (speaker) (10-11-2021). The impact of AI on societal relations, Impakt, Utrecht.
    • van Voorst, R. (speaker) (6-9-2021). Impact of AI in datingapps for privacy, World Conference of Technology.
    • van Voorst, R. (speaker) (3-9-2021). The future of health, Hartenkamp Groep - Health Professionals.
    • van Voorst, R. (speaker) (5-6-2020). The future of Applied Anthropology, Applied Anthropology.
    • van Voorst, R. (speaker) (5-2-2009). Climate changes, adaptation and migration in Greenland, Paper presented at the World Conference of Humanitarian, Groning.
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  • Ancillary activities
    • Dutch Future Society
      Chair/President, advising role as Anthropologist of the Future