The University of Groningen was founded in 1614. It is the second oldest and third largest (>20000 students, >5000 staff members) University in the Netherlands. The University offers more than 50 study programmes. The total annual budget is about 550 Mfl, of which 100 Mfl is acquired through contract research.
The department of Psychology is part of the Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences at the University of Groningen (RUG), The Netherlands. Areas of activity are, amongst others,
behavioural research and education in the field of road traffic and travel behaviour, mobility and environment. The department has been involved in various EU funded project, among which ASI, ADVISORS, AWAKE, DRUID, HASTE, HILAS, SAVE, TRAINER, and
TRAVEL GUIDE. Besides, various projects have been funded by the local and central