Mieke Verloo is Professor of Comparative Politics and Inequality Issues in the Department of Political Science at Radboud University, NL, and is affiliated with the Institute for Gender Studies at Radboud (http://www.ru.nl/genderstudies/historie/staf/vaste-stafleden/vaste-staf/verloo/), and Non-Residential Permanent Fellow at the IWM, Institute for Human Sciences in Vienna. Professor Verloo is an expert in the fields of gender and politics. She is the winner of the 2015 ECPG Gender and Politics Career Achievement Award. She was scientific director of large European Commission Frameworks Program funded research projects on gender equality policymaking in Europe (see www.mageeq.net and www.quing.eu). She has extensive consultancy and training experience on gender mainstreaming and intersectionality for several European governments and institutions.