Project Description

Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Department of Criminology
Pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussel

Ilse Luyten was a member of the Departement of Criminology until February 2017.
Her main research interest is related to empowering the voices of youngsters and adults in vulnerable situations. Since February 2013, she has worked as a doctoral researcher within a inter-university project (, doing research about how judicial youth protection measures affected the lives of adult care leavers. This research project resulted in a doctoral thesis, which she will publicly defend in May 2017.

Previous education:
Master in Clinical Psychology; Doctor in Criminology (expected 2017)