Marcel Hertogh focuses his research and education on integrated design and management of major societal challenges related to infrastructures, and area (re)development, such as city of the future, sustainability and renovation of aged infrastructures, and resilient deltas. He has researched over 30 mega projects.

He has experience as a project director, has organized numerous mega projects and he works as a ‘project doctor’ if necessary. He initiated the network Netlipse for knowledge exchange on large infrastructure projects. He is (co)author of 10 books.

research interest

  • Integrated design
  • Programme management
  • Collaboration, mediation
  • Achieving impact
  • 21st century skills

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Full Professor of the chair Infrastructure Design and Management, Delft University of Technology
Full Professor Resilience Convergence and Design, Erasmus University
Chairman TU Delft Deltas Infrastructures & Mobility Initiative


PhD, Social Sciences, Erasmus University Rotterdam
MA, Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam
MSc, Civil Engineering, Delft University of Technology


Civil Engineering and Geosciences

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