Ass. Prof. Dr. Ron Cörver
Ron Cörvers (1964, NL) holds an MSc degree in Environmental Geography from Radboud University Nijmegen (1990) and a PhD degree in Environmental Policy and Public Administration from Utrecht University (2001). He is an associate professor at the School of Science of the Open Universiteit Nederland. He developed a wide range of courses in the field of environmental policy and sustainable development, and is always looking for innovative (e)learning opportunities. Since 2001, he is the central coordinator of the European Virtual Seminar on Sustainable Development (EVS). In April 2007 he joined the International Centre for Integrated Assessment and Sustainable Development (ICIS) at Maastricht University as a senior researcher for two days a week. His teaching and research interests are: environmental policy, governance for sustainable development, interactive and participatory approaches, and virtual seminars and e-learning communities. He has written several publications on these topics.