(Listed chronologically - from latest backwards)

    YEAR, Month STUDENT TITLE SUPERVISOR(s) Co-SUPERVISOR(s)
    2016, October Verschoor, Anne An impact assessment of potentially radical niche developments in the Dutch dairy sector dr.ir. D. Roep dr. ir. G. Sala (Food Physics Group)
    2016, September Tanis, Jonathan Life on land : mythologies and microbiopolitics of the living soil dr.ir. J.P. Jongerden
    2016, July Maenen, Susanne Marieke Contesting neoliberal hegemony in a food security’s paradigm dr.ir. J.P. Jongerden
    2016, June Prause, Katharina Identifying the diversity of Alternative Food Networks: exploring consumer-producer relationships and consumer involvement practices : a multiple case study on AFN categorisation, its underlying dimensions and forms of consumer involvement in Oldenburg, Germany dr.ir. D. Roep
    2016, June Pak, Renée Bedrijfsstijlen en vaccinatie : een onderzoek naar melkveebedrijven in de Krimpenerwaard dr. ir. R. van Broekhuizen
    2016, January Alupoaie, Anamaria Urban agriculture in Romania : an investigation in to the reasons for failure of urban gardens, and the impacts of gardens on resident's 'sense of place' ,in Dorohoi city dr.ing. L.G. Horlings
    2015, November Buisman, Sacha Hecho a mano: the constructions of power relations in tourism practices at the Santo Domingo market in Cristobál de Las Casas and in San Juan Chamula, Mexico dr.ir. J.P. Jongerden
    2015, September Ribbens, Vera On becoming. An ethnographic account on the importance of social relationships for undocumented migrants in the Netherlands dr.ir. J.P. Jongerden, dr. A.M.G. Arce (WU-SDC)
    2015, September Dietershagen, Jana From welfare state to caring society. Investigating food security issues and responses dr.ir. H.A. Oostindie
    2015, August Ancona Bates, Paulina Beyond poverty. Livelihood strategies of woman coffee producers in Western Mexico dr.ir. G.M. Verschoor (WU-SDC), prof.dr.ir. J.S.C. Wiskerke dr. P.R.W. Gerritsen (University of Guadalajara, Mexico)
    2015, May Stadler, Minke Productivity in nutrition-sensitive landscapes. Evaluating agricultural best practices, mindset and social values systems in Barotse floodplain, Zambia dr.ir. J.C.J. Groot (WU-FSE), dr.ing. L.G. Horlings
    2015, February Liu, Shuang Business characteristics and business model classification in urban agriculture prof.dr.ir. J.S.C. Wiskerke
    2015, February Pelt, Blair van Exploring how school gardens are integrated into secondary schools dr.ing. L.G. Horlings, prof.dr.ir. A.E.J. Wals (WU-ECS)
    2015, January Boerefijn, Monique “Gij zult participeren”. Een discoursanalyse van moestuin-projecten voor minima in Nederland dr.ir. B.B. Bock
    2014, ... Cerrato, Laura The role of civil society organizations and system relationships surrounding participatory organic nutrient waste cycling: A case study exploration of De Zuiderhof's community composting initiative in Rotterdam, the Netherlands dr. J.A.B. Duncan prof.dr. T.A. Breland (Norwegian Univerity of Life Science)
    2014, November Neubauer, Florian New opportunities and new constraints: Understanding changes in land tenure and livelihoods among the Pastoral Maasai in Southern Kenya dr. J.A.B. Duncan
    2014, October Sibbing, Lara "Two times more with two times less": Framing and reframing of global food security at Wageningen University and Research Centre dr. J.A.B. Duncan prof.dr.ir. A.E.J. Wals (WU-ECS)
    2014, October Dorresteijn, Hilde-Marije Global dynamics and empowerment of the local street food network: A case study on the Ghana Traditional Caterers Association in Accra prof.dr. G.T.P. Ruivenkamp
    2014, August Agüera García, Aileen Milagros Quinoa producers and quinoa exports: Implications for local consumption in the Southern highlands dr. A.M.G. Arce (WU-SDC) dr. P. Laguna (...)
    2014, August Hemminger, Karoline Towards integrated assessment of gender relations in farming systems analysis dr.ir. J.C.J. Groot (WU-FSE), dr.ir. B.B. Bock
    2014, July Kustos, Marcell Authority of novel terroir models. Case study on the quality characteristics of Traditional Speciality Guaranteed Gouda Farmhouse cheese dr.ir. G. Sala (WUR), dr. E. Capuano (WU-FQD), dr.ir. D. Roep
    2014, May Engelgeer, Babette Ontspanning en sociale contacten groeien in de buurtmoestuin: een kwalitatief onderzoek naar de gepercipieerde (gezondheids)effecten van gezamenlijk tuinieren dr.ir. H.W. Vaandrager (WU-HSO)
    2014, ... Bosch, Marlou van den 'Van eigen eiland in een weiland naar partners in de wet maatschappelijke ondersteuning': een empirisch onderzoek naar interactieve frames van zorgboeren uit de Vechtdal regio in de transitie naar de wet maatschappelijke ondersteuning dr. B.C. van Mierlo (WU-KTI) dr.ir. D. Roep
    2014, ... Fenyosi, Fanni Socio-economic status and human capital formation: A rural field study in south Hungary dr. H.J.A. Biemans (WU-ECS) dr.ir. D. Roep
    ..., ... Du, Peng Understanding the system and multifunctionality of community supported agriculture
    ..., ... Rantasa, Bojan The Sense of Place of National Park ‘Galicica’. Considerations on using Sense Of Place in nature protection management dr.ir. J.P. Jongerden
    2013, November Baijense, Anthonet Relational place-making in Maramureş, Romania. A case-study about landscape transformation, cultural heritage protection, migration and tourism; and the role of the politics of place, connectivity and practices in this re-making of place dr.ir. D. Roep, dr.ir. P.J.M. Oosterveer (WU-ENP)
    2013, October Grootens, Martiene Practising agency in changing structures. Exploring the agency of bottom-up initiatives in the development of two Dutch regions dr.ing. L.G. Horlings
    2013, January Schaar, Annemijn van der Sense of Place in the Schilderswijk; On the relation of sense of place, qualities and values in the Schildersbuurt-oost dr.ing. L.G. Horlings, dr.ir. D. Roep
    2012, September Verheul, Guido Puur & Eerlijk zonder zegeltjes. Een analyse van de claim op “kwaliteitsvoedsel” van Nederlandse topkoks prof.dr.ir. J.D. van der Ploeg
    2012, August Specht, Gabriel The Brazilian School Food Program and family farming: impact on rural development dr.ing. P.H.M. Derkzen prof.dr. S. Schneider (Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul State, Brazil)
    2012, August Dingemans, Janne Deliciously Sustainable. A case study on exclusion and privilege in Amsterdam food policy dr.ing. P.H.M. Derkzen
    2012, April Wentink, Carlijn Grasping ‘The Blue Bags’. A settings approach to perceptions on chlorpyrifos-treated bags in plantain production (Costa Rica) dr.ir. B.B. Bock, Kees Jansen (WU-TAD), Berna van Wendel de Joode (IRET-UNA)
    2012, March Kruk, Marije van der "Le Goût Du Quartier". An explorative study into the meaning of, and relations between ethnic food and a multi-cultural neighbourhood in Paris, France dr. D. Weenink, dr. H. van der Horst (WU-SCH)
    2012, March Maanen, Marina van Beleving van de maaltijd bereid uit lokaal betrokken producten in zorginstelling Joris Zorg dr.ir. D. Roep, E.A.C. Hegger MSc
    2011, November Alix, Lise "Zo tuinieren zíj dus”. Gemeenschap en Participatie Tuinenpark De Koekelt dr.ing. I. Horlings, prof.dr.ir. A. Wals (ECS)
    2011, May Lijster, Elisa de Vergroening en vermaatschappelijking van het Gemeenschappelijk Landbouwbeleid: de hervorming voor 2014-2020. Een verkennend onderzoek naar de handelingsperspectieven van boeren in Noordoost Overijssel dr.ir. D. Roep, drs. W. Dijkman (CLM)
    2011, April Ambrosius, Floor “GEWOON NORMAAL”. Een verkennend onderzoek naar de betekenis van de multiculturele samenleving in de leefwereld van vriendengroepen op het platteland dr. R. Lie (WU-COM), dr. D. Weenink
    2011, April Rijke, Alexandra Gracious Empowerment? Evaluating the impact the GRACE-network project had on the empowerment of female university students in their stance against gender-based violence dr.ir. B.B. Bock
    2011, April Hopkins, Sophie Growing in 't Paradijs - A tale of man and nature: An exploratory study of care farming to discover what makes it a 'caring' environment dr.ir. B.B. Bock
    2011, March Giani, Alberto Novelties, retro-innovation and fantasy: Torri Superiore Ecovillage as a form of resistance to the abandonment of rural marginal areas in Italy prof.dr.ir. J.D. van der Ploeg, dr.ir. W.A.H. Rossing (WU-FSE)
    2011, February Brandsma, Hedwig Dynamiek en robuustheid van multifunctionele landbouw in de provincie Flevoland dr.ir. D. Roep, ir. H.A. Oostindie
    2011, January Rijk, Cleo van De versmarkt in kaart. Een verkennend onderzoek naar de voedselketen van de reguliere versmarkten in vier Brabantse steden en hun potentieel voor grotere regionale verankering dr.ing. P.H.M. Derkzen
    2010, December Dell’Orco, Daniele ‘New citizen farmers’. An exploratory study in Rome prof.dr.ir. J.D. van der Ploeg
    2010, October Bihel, Céline Dynamics and robustness of multifunctional agriculture in the Cotswolds Area (Gloucestershire, England) + Appendixes ir. H.A. Oostindie D. Maye (CCRI, Cheltenham, England)
    2010, August Loeuilleux, Perrine Potential development of geographical indications in Ukraine in support of rural development: case studies of Yalta Red Onion and Rakhivska Bryndza ir. J. Schakel, prof.dr.ir. J.S.C. Wiskerke, Peter Damary (Agridea, Switzerland)
    2010, July Boekhorst, Lieke Citizens’ perception of pig farming in the Netherlands and Denmark dr.ir. S. Oosting (WU-APS), dr.ir. B.K. Boogaard
    2010, June Plantinga, Simone Als door een voedselbril... Een onderzoek naar de randvoorwaarden, mogelijkheden en beperkingen voor het opzetten van een Food Policy Council in Tilburg dr.ing. P.H.M. Derkzen
    2010, June Starre, Reinier van der Boeren buitenspel gezet. Inspraak en onvrede in het Restveen en de Groene Waterparel dr.ir. D. Roep, drs. F.J.P. van den Bosch (Alterra)
    2010, June Meijer, Marlies Balancing between governing styles. Participatory practices in rural Galicia prof.dr.ir. A. van den Brink (WU-LUP), dr.ir. D. Roep
    2010, May Kloster-Jensen Macintyre, Thomas Romashki, or a life less ordinary. A narrative ethnography into an alternative rurality in Ukraine dr.ir. G.M. Verschoor (WU-RDS), prof.dr.ir. J.S.C. Wiskerke
    2010, March Berg, Leonardo Ayabe van den Invisible peasant movements. A case study of (re)peasantisation in Brazil dr. P. Hebinck (WU-RDS), dr. D. Roep
    2010, February Eindhoven, Willemijn In search of latency. An exploratory study towards a theoretical framework on embodiment dr. D. Weenink
    2010, January Feldmann, Corinna What does the consumer take up? - A case study on communication in the rural web around the dairy in Andeer dr.ir. B.B. Bock, Heidrun Moschitz (Forschungsinstitut für Biologischen Landbau, Frick, Switzerland)
    2009, September Oenema, Anna-Renske Beweeglijke leefbaarheid. Een verkennende studie prof.dr.ir. J.D. van der Ploeg
    2009, September Oenema, Anna-Renske Een verdiepingsslag over melkveehouders en de Melkvee Academie. De wisselwerking tussen beeldvorming, vertrouwen en sociaal kapitaal dr.ir. D. Roep, dr. D. Weenink
    2009, July Steinbach, Jennifer Was Milchviehhalter bewegt – bäuerlicher Widerstand im Zeichen der deutschen Milchproteste prof.dr.ir. J.D. van der Ploeg, ir. J. Schakel, O. Poppinga (Universität Kassel, Witzenhausen)
    2009, July 2009 Bremmer, Bart Hobby- en deeltijdboeren, een restcategorie? Onderzoek naar de drijfveren van kleine grondgebruikers in de gemeente Borne dr.ir. D. Roep
    2009, June Zeeuw, Bibi de Gezondheidsgedrag bij de krakersubcultuur dr. D. Weenink
    2009, June Sun, Li Public space and peasants' daily life in rural community. A case study in H village of Jiangxi Province in China prof.dr.ir. J.D. van der Ploeg
    2009, January Rietveld, Anne Livelihood strategies in a globalizing world. Analysis of farmers' strategies in Southern Mali with emphasis on milk production dr. D. Weenink, dr. N. de Ridder (WUR-PPS)
    2008, November Wellbrock, Wiebke Pig welfare in Croatia: A critical reflection on the EU pig welfare directives dr.ir. S. Oosting (WU-APS), dr.ir. B.B. Bock
    2008, September Shaumarov, Makhmud Peasants' perspectives towards development interventions: case studies of 'Community Agriculture and Watershed Management Project' and 'Improvement of Household Food Security Project' in Zarafshan Valley of Tajikistan prof.dr.ir. J.D. van der Ploeg prof. W. Bokelmann (Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany), dr. S. Hofmann (HUB, Germany)
    2008, August Hoop, Jitske de Dynamiek in bemestingsstrategieën. Hoe gaan melkveehouders om met gebruiksnormen? Een studie op basis van focusgroepen dr. D. Weenink, ing. A. van den Ham (WUR-LEI)
    2008, August Ambrosio, Pepa Countering depopulation in rural Spain: The case of País Románico dr. D. Weenink
    2008, August Duarte, Magda Seeds of autonomy. Endogenous initiative of high-quality potato seed production in the high valleys of the Venezuelan Andes. Case study: Asociación de productores integrales del Páramo, Mucuchies Valley, Rangel Municipality, Mérida State prof.dr.ir. J.D. van der Ploeg dr.ir. D. Roep
    2008, July 2008 Karol, Ana Addressing rural development challenges through collective strategies. A comparative analysis between two agrarian cooperatives in Argentina and Italy dr.ir. H. van der Meulen dra. M. del Mar Delgado (University of Cordoba, Spain)
    2008, April Neven, Kees "Hoe kan multifunctionele landbouw bijdragen aan landschapskwaliteit?" Een literatuurstudie en een case-study in Het Groene Woud ir. R. van Etteger (WU-LAR), dr.ir. D. Roep
    2008, February Wolf, Sietske Dorpsplannen in de Achterhoek. Gemeenten en dorpsbelangenorganisaties werken samen aan de leefbaarheid op het platteland dr.ir. B.B. Bock, dr. P.G.M. Hebinck (WU-RDS)
    2007, August Hofman, Irna Wesepe... dôrpie is van mie. Identiteit, sociale cohesie en sociaal kapitaal op het platteland dr. D. Weenink
    2007, July Leclert, Lucie Who benefits from the "Denominación de Origen" tequila? + Appendixes dr.ir. H. van der Meulen, dr. P. Gerritsen (Guadalajara University, Mexico)
    2007, July Grave, Eugénie The use of geographical indications in the Dutch beef sector: the Waterland beef case dr.ir. H. van der Meulen
    2007, July Hegger, Els Branching, banding & blending. An explorative study into concepts and practice of region branding in the Netherlands ir. H. Renting
    2007, March Markantoni, Marianna Group initiatives and individual winegrowers in the Netherlands. A rational choice approach dr.ir. H. van der Meulen
    2006, November Sibbing, Sjoerd Social construction of Latvian food supply chains: Understanding the diversity and coherence of goals and strategies in food supply chains within the specialized beef market in Latvia prof.dr.ir. J.S.C. Wiskerke prof. T. Tisenkopfs (Latvia University)
    2006, July Brandsma, Wytze Latvia, a new member state with a long socialist history. A qualitative study on the effects of governance and partnership approach on the rural development in the Abava River Valley, Latvia. (Summary) prof.dr.ir. J.S.C. Wiskerke, ir. H. Renting
    2006, June Jong, Daniël de Endogenous livestock development in countries entering the European Union. Explorative study focused on Poland and Romania. (Abstract) ir. R.E. van Broekhuizen, dr. K. van ’t Hooft (ETC, Leusden)
    2006, March Hoekstra, Grietsje Two worlds meeting at the farmer’s market. Social interaction and construction of quality conventions between producers and consumers in local food networks in Vitoria-Gasteiz, the Basque Country ir. H. Renting, dr.ir. J.R. Mauleón (University of the Basque Country, Spain)