Past events

June 18, 2018

Inaugural lecture Judi Mesman marking the official acceptance of her

professor chair ‘The interdisciplinary study of societal challenges’.


Location: Academy Building Leiden University (event in English).


March 7, 2018

Interdisciplinary Networking Event aimed at postdocs and assistant/associate professors working for Leiden University. The main goal of this event was to create connections between different scientific disciplines in order to more effectively study the four big social challenges (diversity, prosperity, peace & justice, & sustainability)

February 19, 2018

Launch event of the first research program Equal Opportunities for Diverse Youth developed by the consortium ‘Youth Development, Parenting, and Education’ as part of the National Science Agenda, chaired by the leaders of the consortium, Judi Mesman and Monique Volman (event in Dutch).

October 26, 2017


On the 26th of October, Judi Mesman presented her research about the development of racial prejudice in children: "Colourblind Parenting: Truth or Fiction?". The presentation was recorded and can be watched HERE.