Membership Grade: Advanced Professional Member
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I qualified as an indexer in 1998, after gaining a BA degree in Political Science and an MA degree in International Relations (both University of Amsterdam), being a research student at the London School of Economics and working as a consultant in development cooperation. I index both in English and Dutch and mainly books aimed at an academic readership. In 2014 I completed the UC Berkeley Extension Course on embedded indexing and indexing of e-books (now extinct).
MA degree in International Relations and have indexed numerous books on International Relations.
I did a minor in modern history of the Middle East while studying for my MA degree. I have indexed books on countries such as Sudan, Egypt, Jordan, Oman and Israel.
During BA studies in Political Science, I did a minor in International Law. Since many years I index the Netherlands Yearbook of International Law and the Yearbook of Humanitarian Law (both are Asser Press publications)
BA degree in Political Science and have indexed many titles in this field.
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I have completed the UC Berkeley Extension course on embedded indexing (now extinct). Embedded indexing experience mainly with Word embedded indexing, using Index Manager software for maximum control of the embedded indexing process.
Recent indexes include
Bob Wessels, International Insolvency Law, Wolters Kluwer, June 2017
Marjorie Lehman, Jane L. Kanarek and Simon J. Bronner (eds), Reimagining Jewish Mothers, Littman Library of Jewish Civilization, April 2017
Cambridge University Press
Leiden University Press
Special Publication Type
I mainly index academic textbooks, monographs as well as multi-author books.
I have indexed several enclyclopedic works, such as the Encyclopedia of Jews in the Islamic World, Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures and The Encyclopedia of Judaism. (all Brill publications)
I have undertaken several few large, multi-volume projects, such as the History of Communism series (Cambridge University Press) and the Encyclopedia of Jews in the Islamic World (Brill), which was a team-indexing project and won the Wheatley Medal 2011 for an outstanding index.
I make indexes for several international law yearbooks: The Yearbook of International Humanitarian Law and the Netherlands Yearbook of International Law (both Asser Press publications)
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