Prof. Dr. Jean-Pierre Wilken is working as a professor at Utrecht University of Applied Sciences since 2002. He studied social sciences and psychology. He chairs the Research Group Participation, Care and Support, which is part of the Research Centre for Social Innovation.
Jean-Pierre Wilken is also connected as visiting professor to the University of Tartu, Estonia, and the Catholic University of Milan, Italy.
Fields of expertise
- Participation and social inclusion
- Support for people with disabilities and their network
- Relational and recovery -oriented care
- Community Development
- Experiential knowledge
- Participative action and design research