Home page of Manfred te Grotenhuis
Associate Professor at the Department of Sociology
Radboud University Nijmegen

Postal address
Department of Sociology
P.O. Box 9104, zip 6500 HE
Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Visiting address
Thomas van Aquinostraat 6, room 7 (second floor)

m.tegrotenhuis at maw.ru.nl

+31 24 3612227 / +31 24 3615568

Scientific work
Google Scholar Profile, ResearchID, Researchgate

Curriculum Vitae

Manfred te Grotenhuis (PhD, Sociology, Radboud University, The Netherlands) is an associate professor of quantitative data analysis at Radboud University and an affiliate of the Interuniversity Center for Social Science Theory and Methodology (ICS). He does research and teaching in inferential statistics, age-period-cohort models, multilevel modeling, event history analysis, and SPSS syntax. Te Grotenhuis has published in a wide variety of journals, including the American Journal of Sociology, American Sociological Review, Demography, and the International Journal of Epidemiology. He has been teaching statistics to students at Radboud University Nijmegen since 1995 and has written several introductory books on SPSS and statistics. Te Grotenhuis is the recipient of his university's biennial teaching award.

Extended CV:  click (pdf, 400 kB)


  • Radboud University has granted to me the biennial University Teaching Award. The award honors and recognizes distinguished teaching and provides encouragement for achieving excellence in this field. The award was presented during the opening of the academic year 2010-2011, August 30. Here is a short movie that was shown during that event: click here
  • The 2009 Faculty Teaching Award forwas granted to me by the Faculty of Social Sciences, Radboud University Nijmegen.
  • I run a notebookproject for my university. Visit Campusshop or click here if you are a student from Radboud University Nijmegen
  • I'm on a bike a lot.
  • I am a shortwave radio amateur since 1978.
25k ttt (2015)

Me and the home brewed 4 elelement cubical quad



Statistical Tools, an introductory statistical textbook has been released in 2012.  Copies available on request.


How to Use SPSS Syntax, an overview of common commands is published with Sage. Click on the book for more info.


Basic SPSS Tutorial, an overview of common SPSS menus is published with Sage. Click on the book for more info.