Daan Andriessen | Professor | Methodology of Practice-Based Research

Daan Andriessen


Daan Andriessen PhD has been a professor in Research Competence since 2013. This HU-wide research group is concerned with the professionalisation of practice-based research in higher professional education and with the education of professional research competence.

Daan Andriessen was trained as a social scientist and methodologist at VU Amsterdam. He obtained his doctoral degree at Nyenrode Business University in 2003. From 2003-2013 he was a professor in Intellectual Capital at Inholland University of Applied Sciences. He regularly acts as a speaker at conferences and gives training courses and workshops to lecturers about conducting research.

"Good practice-based research leads to substantial changes, is educational and yields new products."

Daan was a member of the Vereniging van Lectoren (Association of Professors) and of the Forum for Practice-Based Research, a platform for lecturers in the Netherlands. Under his auspices, a Code of Conduct for Practice-Based Research in higher professional education was drawn up in 2010, and in 2017 he co-wrote the Dutch Code of Conduct for Scientific Integrity.

Fields of expertise

  • Research Competence


  • When Methods Meet Motives: methodological pluralism in Social Work research
    • Martine Ganzevles, M.R.F. Van Regenmortel, Jaap van Weeghel, Daan Andriessen
    • Article
    • 2021
  • Collaborating in Complexity Strategies for interdisciplinary collaboration in design research
    • Kees Greven, Daan Andriessen, Berit Godfroij, Marieke Zielhuis
    • Research groups: Co-design, Research Competence
    • Lecture
    • 2020
  • Grounding practices How researchers ground their work in create-health collaborations for designing e-health solutions
    • Christa van Gessel, Marieke Zielhuis, Remko van der Lugt, Berit Godfroij, Daan Andriessen
    • Research groups: Co-design, Research Competence
    • Lecture
    • 2020


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