Ruben Houweling

Professor of Labour Law


Ruben Houweling is a Professor of Labour Law at the Erasmus University in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. In addition to his work as a professor, Ruben is a Legal Counsel at DingemansVanderKind law firm and a deputy judge at the Court of Appeal in The Hague. Ruben is the general editor of the Academic Board for the European Employment Law Cases journal and is also the co-author of several leading Dutch textbooks, such as ‘Arbeidsrechtelijke themata’ and ‘Bijzondere arbeidsverhouding’. In 2009, Ruben earned a PhD on the subject of ‘Op borgsom vrij’.