Jacob Dijkstra is associate professor of sociology at the sociology department of the University of Groningen, and member of the Interuniversity Center for Social Science Theory and Methodology (ICS).

Research Interests

Jacob Dijkstra’s substantive research interests include social dilemmas, behavioral game theory, social networks, and collective decision making. He is generally interested in formalizing social theory and in experimental research.

Research Collaborations
Apart from continuously working with other ICS members and ICS PhD students, Jacob Dijkstra is involved in collaboration with Marcel van Assen (Tilburg University).

Jacob Dijkstra teaches Welfare Sociology in the undergraduate sociology program of the University of Groningen. Jacob Dijkstra is also involved in the course ‘Starting the Project’ for ICS PhD students.