Biografie

Gertjan Hoetjes

Gertjan Hoetjes is a lecturer in European Studies at the University of Amsterdam. He holds a PhD in Middle East Politics from the University of Exeter after successfully defending his thesis on digital activism and mobilisation in Kuwait and Oman. His research interests generally lie within the process of digital transformation, focusing on the implications of hyper-connectivity on state-society relations in the Middle East (and beyond) and the political economy of digital surveillance.

Twitter: @GHoetjes