Stefaan Vandorpe

Researcher education, labour market, skills, and social economy/policy

stefaan.vandorpe@mpiris.be

+32 479 75 77 03


Stefaan has earned an M.Sc. in Economics and a M.Sc. in Psychology (Theoretical and Experimental Psychology). He has been employed for many years as a researcher for Ghent University, both at the Department of Social Economics and at the Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology. While employed at the  Faculty for Psychology and Educational Sciences, he also obtained a PhD in Psychology.


After gaining experience in two other professional orientations (business management in the catering industry  and credit and investment consultancy), he returns to where it all started: research in labour market, skills, and social economy/policy.