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Eefje Hendriks is a researcher working in the field of humanitarian assistance. She is currently pursuing a doctorate and lecturing at the University of Technology in Eindhoven and the Avans University of Applied Science. She has two cum laude master's degrees: Architecture and Building Technology. In her PhD research she focuses on knowledge exchange to support safer self-recovery after natural disasters. Therefore, she has done field research in post-hurricane Nicaragua, post-flood Senegal and post-typhoon Philippines together with different NGO’s. Earlier she also worked in slum integration in Argentina. At the university she is a member of the daily board of Technology for Global Development and has developed a multipurpose shelter and a Water tower kit for among others MSF, IFRC and Oxfam. She initiated a new multi-disciplinary minor program ‘Disruptive Events, challenge or crisis’ and a graduation studio ‘Borderless Engineering’ where she actively involves students.

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natural disaster Social Sciences
applied science Social Sciences
Nicaragua Social Sciences
Senegal Social Sciences
slum Social Sciences
research focus Social Sciences
field research Social Sciences
Philippines Social Sciences

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Research Output 2015 2018

Designing resilient camps: giving space and responding to initiatives of inhabitants

Hendriks, E., Nov 2018, (Accepted/In press) Public space for refugees.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterAcademicpeer-review

DIY homes for new Dutchies

Hendriks, E., Hermans, K. & Mohammadi, M., 11 Jan 2018

Research output: Book/ReportReportAcademic

Office buildings
Students

Knowledge exchange and adoption to enable safer post-disaster self-recovery

Hendriks, E., Luyten, L. & Parrack, C., Nov 2018, In : IDRIM Journal. 8, 2, p. 1-21 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Disasters
disaster
Recovery
knowledge
Hazards

Public space for refugees, lighthouse project

Riedijk, M., Bekkering, J. D., van Hoof, J. J. P. M., Dimitrova, K. & Hendriks, E., 2018, Research to reality: 4TU.Bouw 2014-2017. Bakker, S. (ed.). Delft: TU Delft, p. 166-169 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterAcademicpeer-review

Refugees

The influence of Flux on auto-construction in the jungle of Calais

Hendriks, E., Vrebos, H. & de Zwart, J., 17 Jul 2018, In : Scroope: Cambridge Architecture Journal. 27, p. 95-110 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

city

Activities 2016 2016

Presentation research activities related to Global Development

Eefje Hendriks (Interviewee)
28 Oct 2016

Activity: Consultancy typesOutreachProfessional

Press / Media

Wederopbouw na ramp moet effectiever

Eefje Hendriks

21/11/18

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities

TU/e ontwerpt steviger tent voor rampgebieden

Eefje Hendriks

14/03/16

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities

Studenten van TU ontwikkelen tent voor noodsituaties

Eefje Hendriks

12/03/16

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities

Onderzoekers van TU/e ontwikkelen tent voor noodsituaties

Eefje Hendriks

12/03/16

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities

TU Eindhoven test prototype noodhulptent in Senegal

Eefje Hendriks

21/12/15

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities

Student theses

Noodhulpstrategie voor gemeenschapsontwikkeling

Author: Hendriks, E., 31 Jan 2013

Supervisor: Lichtenberg, J. (Supervisor 1), Colenbrander, B. (Supervisor 2), Gijsbers, R. (Supervisor 2), Voorthuis, J. (Supervisor 2) & Schevers, J. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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Sports Mosque

Author: Kaya, H., 31 May 2017

Supervisor: Bekkering, J. (Supervisor 1), van Hoof, J. (Supervisor 2), Riedijk, M. (External person) (External coach) & Hendriks, E. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master

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