Personal profile

Personal profile

During her career Tineke van der Schoor has held several positions in the field of sustainability. As a delegation member she has represented the Dutch NGO’s at the UNCED Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro. She also organised many debates and conferences on sustainable development for the NCDO. Tineke has been involved in politics, acting as a municipal executive on Housing, Spatial Planning and Environment for the municipality of Winsum.

At the Research Center for Built Environment NoorderRuimte she does research into energy in the built environment. On the one hand she focuses on local energy initiatives, i.e. local citizens wanting to realise the energy transition bottomup in their own living area. Her second theme is energy efficiency in monumental buildings: how can we reconciliate historical qualities and the need for comfort and energy economy?

Results of her research have been published in scientific journals, moreover Tineke has contributed to several conferences in the past years.

Research interests

Energy transition, sustainable monuments, qualitative analysis


  • H Social Sciences (General)
  • Energy
  • Built Environment
  • Science and Technology Studies

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Projects 2011 2017

Research Output 2011 2018

Lokale energie op de agenda

van der Schoor, T. & Scholtens, B. 8 Jan 2018 In : Economisch statistische berichten. 103, 1, p. 34-37 4757

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

Community energy: complex and vulnerable

van der Schoor, T., Bernardt, C., van Spyk, A. & Lugies, J. 15 Jun 2017

Research output: ScientificAbstract


Community energy: it's coming up roses!

van der Schoor, T. & Scholtens, B. 21 Dec 2017 (In preparation) 9 p.

Research output: ProfessionalPaper


Heritage, social values and the threat of ruination

van der Schoor, T. 30 Sep 2017 (In preparation)

Research output: ScientificAbstract



GasTerra Transitie Jaarprijs : Duurzame dorpen

Tineke van der Schoor (Recipient), 8 Jun 2011

Prize: National/international honour

Activities 2009 2017

  • 13 Participation in conference
  • 2 Participation in workshop, seminar, course
  • 2 Oral presentation

NIG Annual Work Conference

van der Schoor, T. (Speaker), Bert Scholtens (Speaker)
9 Nov 201710 Nov 2017

Activity: Participation in conference

Dynamics of Energy, Mobility and Demand (DEMAND) Conference 2016

van der Schoor, T. (Speaker)
13 Apr 201615 Apr 2016

Activity: Participation in conference

2nd International Conference on Energy Efficiency and Comfort of Historic Buildings

van der Schoor, T. (Speaker)
19 Oct 201621 Oct 2016

Activity: Participation in conference

Energy & Society Conference

van der Schoor, T. (Speaker)
12 Sep 201615 Sep 2016

Activity: Participation in conference

12th Nordic Environmental Social Science Conference 2015

van der Schoor, T. (Speaker)
10 Jun 2015

Activity: Participation in conference