Coby van der Linde

Position: Director CIEP
E-mail: coby.vanderlinde@clingendaelenergy.com

Coby van der Linde is director of the Clingendael International Energy Programme (CIEP) since 2001.

Work experience:

1984-2005: University of Leiden (Assistant Professor International Economic Relations; 1991, Associate Professor International Economic Relations; 1995-1998 Jean Monnet professor of European Economic Integration; 2000-2005, (part-time) Professor International Political Economy and International Oil Markets) .

1990-1996: Guest Researcher at the Oxford Institute for Energy Studies; the Energy and Environment Programme, the Royal Institute for International Affairs ‘Chatham House’, Londen; Visiting Domingo Moreno Professor, Colorado School of Mines, Golden Colorado, USA; (part-time) Professor International Oil Markets at the University of Amsterdam.

1998-2011: (part-time) senior research fellow at the Netherlands Institute of International Relations Clingendael, The Hague. 

2001- : Director of the Clingendael International Energy Programme (CIEP).

2004- : (part-time) Professor of Geopolitics and Energy Management at the University of Groningen. 

Other positions

2004-2014: member of the Dutch Energy Council (AER)

2007- : non-executive director of Wintershall Netherlands

2009- : non-executive director Alliander N.V.

2010- : member international advisory board KAPSARC

Education

MA degree in International Relations and Public Law (University of Amsterdam, 1984);

Doctorate in Economics (University of Amsterdam, 5 February 1991), Dynamic International Oil markets, Oil market development and structure 1860-1990 (Kluwer, 1991).

Languages

Dutch (mother tongue), English (fluent), German (fair), French (passive).