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Prof. Marijke Malsch LL.M.

Marijke Malsch LL.M.

Senior Research Fellow

Email: MMalsch@nscr.nl

Related websites:
Open University

Research areas

  • Empirical Legal Studies
  • Stalking, stalking legislation, effects of convictions, recidivism of stalkers
  • Non-verbal behaviors and lying suspects
  • Human trafficking and prostitution
  • Principle of open justice
  • Accessibility and comprehensibility of the adjudication of criminal cases
  • Intellectual disabled suspects in the criminal justice system
  • Lay participation in the administration of justice: juries and lay judges in European countries
  • The use of cameras during the hearing of criminal cases
  • Privacy of victims of crime
  • Interrogations techniques in European countries
  • Reporting on suspect interrogations and the role of video and audio recordings
  • The increasing use of image and sound in the administration of justice
  • Reliability of DNA evidence
  • Use of DNA reports in criminal courts
  • Legal comparison
  • The legal role of guardians for intellectual disabled and psychiatric patients
  • The declining role of the judge in the trias politica
  • The use of palm prints as evidence in criminal cases
Involved in theme(s)
2019-now Professor of Empirical Legal Studies, Open University, Heerlen
2009-now Coordinator and teacher, course: Law and Practice, VU University Amsterdam
2005-now Honorary Justice, Court of Appeal ’s-Hertogenbosch
1997-now Honorary Judge, District Court of North Holland
1993-now Senior researcher NSCR
1989-93 Health lawyer, Netherlands Federation of Patients and Consumers, Utrecht
1998 Study on compliance to civil court decisions, Erasmus University Rotterdam
1989 PhD, Thesis: Lawyers’ predictions of judicial decisions: a study on calibration of experts

Ancillary positions

  • Professor of Empirical Legal Studies, Open Universiteit, Heerlen
  • Honorary Justice, Court of Appeal ’s-Hertogenbosch
  • Honorary Judge, District Court of North Holland


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P J van Koppen; M Malsch
Hoe de verliezer wint : Executie van civiele vonnissen
Journal Article
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