Prof. mr. P.R. Rodrigues

  • Professor of Immigration Law
  • Asylum Law
  • Discrimination & Equal treatment
  • Immigration Law
  • Human Rights Law

Telephone number: +31 (0)71 527 8822
Faculty / Department: Faculteit Rechtsgeleerdheid, Instituut voor Publiekrecht, Immigratierecht
Office Address: Kamerlingh Onnes Gebouw
Steenschuur 25
2311 ES Leiden
Room number C0.05


Peter Rodrigues is Professor of Immigration Law and Chairman of the Institute of Immigration Law of the University of Leiden. From 2001 till 2010 he was head of the department Research and Documentation at the Anne Frank House (Amsterdam). Peter Rodrigues has published widely on migration, statelessness, dis­crimina­tion on the grounds of race and nationality, equal treatment in civil law relations and group actions. His publications include his 1997 doctoral thesis Discrimination of consumers on the grounds of race and nationality (Leleystad: Vermande) and Non-Discrimination Law: Comparative Perspectives, Titia Loenen and Peter Rodrigues (ed.), The Hague/London/Boston: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers / Kluwer Law International 1999. Rodrigues is co-author of the Dutch Monitor on Racism and Extremism (9th report 2010). He is a member of the Dutch Standing Committee of experts on international immigration, refugee and criminal law (Meijers Committee) and the Chairman of the Dutch Association for Migration Research. From April 1995 till September 2000 he was appointed as a Commissioner of the Dutch Equal Treatment Commission.

Last Modified: 21-06-2016