C.F. (Caspar) van den Berg

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Caspar van den Berg (1980) is an associate professor at Leiden University. He is specialised in the functioning of the public sector, particularly in the European dimension of the national government. Van den Berg is actively involved in several international academic networks and is active in the Dutch Liberal Party and liberal think-tanks.

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Personal Data

Name and surname

Caspar Floris (Caspar) van den Berg

2.

Career

  • PhD student, Leiden University, from 2004 until 2008
  • Teacher, Leiden University, from 2008 until 2011
  • Consultant, Berenschot, from 2009 until 2011 (part-time, 0,2 fte)
  • University professor, Leiden University, from 2011 until 2014 (guest researcher at Princeton University and visiting professor at Tallinn University)
  • Associate professor, Leiden University, since 2015

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Other positions

Current

  • Chairman research group Civil Service and Politics, International Institute of Administrative Sciences (IIAS), 2012
  • Co-founder and board member Hofvijverkring, since 2014
  • Member curatorium Prof.mr. B.M. TelderStichting, since 2017

Previous

  • Vice-chairman European Masters in Public Administration Network, from 2014 until 2015
  • Member commission 'Evaluatie Verkiezingen' (Commission Duisenberg), Dutch Liberal Party, from 2014 until 2015
  • Member Ralf Dahrendorf Taskforce on the Future of the European Union (European Liberal Forum), from 2014 until 2016

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Education

Academic major

  • International Relations (Bachelor), Utrecht University, until 2002
  • Social Sciences (Master), London School of Economics and Political Science, until 2003

Graduation

  • Administrative Sciences, Leiden University, 2011

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Selected honours and distinctions

Other distinctions and prizes

  • G.A. van Poeljeprijs for the best thesis in Administrative Sciences, 2011

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Selected publications

  • "De praktijk van politieke benoemingen: Over de rol van de politieke gezindheid bij benoemingen in openbare dienst" (co-author contribution book, 2006)
  • "The compound machinery of government: The case of seconded officials in the European commission" (co-author article, 2008)
  • "De eigenheid van de publieke dienst van uit internationaal perspectief" (co-author research report, 2010)
  • "Transforming for Europe: the reshaping of national bureaucracies in a system of multi-level governance" (dissertation, 2011)
  • "De ambtenaar in het openbaar bestuur: De inhoudelijke en juridische herpositionering van ambtenaren vanuit internationaal-vergelijkend perspectief" (book, 2012)
  • "Programmamanagement" (co-author article, 2012)
  • "At a Snail's Pace: On the Limited Europeanization of Domestic Consultation Practices" (co-author article, 2013)
  • "Traditions, Bargains and the Emergence of the Protected Civil Servant in Western Europe" (co-author book contribution, 2014)
  • "Consensus politics as administrative practice: The Europeanization of external advice seeking?" (co-author book contribution, 2014)
  • "De Provincies in hun Europese context: Een referentiemodel met succesbepalende factoren voor de inbedding van het facet Europa in de provincies" (co-author research report, 2014)
  • "Externe advisering binnen de Nederlandse overheid: Naar een empirisch en theoretisch onderbouwde onderzoeksagenda" (co-author article, 2015)
  • "New Political Governance en de interpretatie van cijfers over regelproductie" (co-author article, 2016)
  • "The Europeanization of the Dutch Senior civil service 2007-2013" (co-author book contribution, 2016)
  • "Europese sterren? De werkzaamheden en denkbeelden van ‘Europese’ ambtenaren in Nederland" (co-author research report, 2016)
  • "Dynamics in the Dutch policy advisory system: externalization, politicization and the legacy of pillarization" (article, 2017)
  • en andere publicaties, bijdragen en onderzoeksrapporten

Literature/documentation

www.casparvandenberg.com