Kees Groenendijk (Nijmegen):

Emeritus Professor of Sociology of Law at the University of Nijmegen (The Netherlands), Chairman of its Centre for Migration Law and Chairman of the Standing Committee of Experts on international immigration, refugee and criminal law (Meijers Committee). Previously Dean of the Faculty of Law (1993-1995), he was one of the founding editors of Rechtspraak Vreemdelingenrecht, a yearbook on Dutch and international case-law on immigration, refugees and race relations (1975-1992). Since 1992 he is member of the Network of Experts on Free Movement of Workers. His main research interests are: the social and legal status of immigrants, immigration and race relations legislation and policies, legal integration of immigrants and nationality law.