Sander Ebbers, MSc (1989) works as a lecturer-researcher and PhD-candidate at NHL Stenden and the Cyber Science Center. He graduated in Industrial & Organizational Psychology at the University of Groningen. Previously to his current position he worked 5 years as a cyber-security consultant.
On behalf of a wide range of organizations, Sander conducted Security Awareness and Privacy Awareness programs during his time as a consultant.
Within the research group, Sander investigates how the behavior of employees can contribute to a safe digital environment within organizations, from a I&O-psychology-perspective. His PhD-research is aimed to perform interventions that will lead employees to increase their cyber incident reporting behavior. Recently, he was involved in our exploratory research on cyber crisis within municipalities, in collaboration with the Hague University of Applied Sciences: https://www.nhlstenden.com/nieuws/zijn-nederlandse-gemeenten-voldoende-voorbereid-op-een-cybercrisis.