Jan Rood

Senior Research Fellow, Clingendael Spectator


  • Europe and the EU


  • Europe
  • The Netherlands

Jan Rood is senior research fellow at the Clingendael Institute, responsible in particular for research on global and strategic issues, external policies of the EU and Dutch foreign policy. Prior to his current position, he was head of strategic research at the Clingendael Institute (2009-2012), head of the Clingendael European Studies Programme (2005-2009) and head of the Clingendael Research Department (1997-2004). Since February 2012, he has a professorship at Leiden University, where he teaches ‘European integration from a global perspective’.

Moreover, Jan is editor-in-chief of the Clingendael Magazine for International Relations 'Clingendael Spectator', chairman of the Netherlands Society for International Affairs (NGIZ) and chairman of the board of the Turkey Institute. Until 2012, he was a member of the Commission on European Integration of the Advisory Council on International Affairs (AIV).

My work



Support for the EU

Brexit: the beginning of the end of the EU?

25 May 2016 - 10:53
EU Integration

EU Transition towards green and smart mobility

15 April 2016 - 13:05
Trade and Globalisation

Geopolitics and economic vulnerability

06 November 2015 - 11:45
Trade and Globalisation

Deterrence as a security concept against non-traditional threats

25 August 2015 - 12:23

Europees Lobbyen voor Nederlandse Agrokennis

10 July 2015 - 14:02
Trade and Globalisation

Erin of eruit?: het VK en de EU

02 June 2015 - 15:46
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After the Brexit, whither the European Union?

16 September 2016 - 12:27
Strategic Foresight

Presentation Monitor 2016

14 June 2016 - 21:34