Prof. dr. Joris Voets

ContactProf. dr. Joris Voets



 Joris Voets is currently Associate Professor in Public Administration at Ghent University. He studied political sciences and public administration and obtained a PhD in Social Sciences in 2008 at KU Leuven. His research, teaching and public service activities are mainly focused on issues regarding governance networks and local government. He collaborates on these topics with national and international colleagues and has published in journals like Public Administration, Public Management Review and Public Administration Review. He is also very active in domestic and international networks, like the Flemish Association for Public Administration and Policy (VVBB), the Flemish Association for Space and Planning (VRP), and the International Research Society for Public Management (IRSPM).


Local government 
Network governance
Public management