Fabian Dekker is senior researcher and project manager at SEOR. He obtained his PhD as a sociologist at Erasmus University Rotterdam, performing research on the consequences of a more flexible labour market on social security. He has gained a lot a experience as a researcher and project manager at Erasmus University Rotterdam, Utrecht University, Verwey-Jonker Institute, Regioplan, the Scientific Council for Government Policy (WRR) and Start Foundation.
Fabian specialises in the following themes: changes in the labour market, quality of work and explaining employer behavior. He has published books on freelancers, youth unemployment, the middle class and a textbook on the labour market for higher vocational education. He is also an editorial member of the academic journal Beleid en Maatschappij.