BiographyKees de Groot is Lecturer in Practical Theology and Religious Studies at Tilburg University and Coordinator of the Master’s program Christianity and Society. He has studied sociology at the University of Amsterdam, wrote a doctoral dissertation on religion and mental health care at Leiden University (1995), and studied theology at Tilburg University. He has contributed to various volumes in and on sociology of religion, and has published on Zygmunt Bauman, Catholicism, theatre, and comics in the International Journal for the Study of the Christian Church, Social Compass, and Implicit Religion.
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Sociology of Religion
Practical Theology and Religious Studies
Catholic social thought