Joke Hahn joined Clingendael as editor of the Clingendael Spectator in September 2019. Since June 2021 she is also part of the Institute's Marketing & Communications team, for which she takes care of editorial work and also helps to maintain the website.
Prior to this, Joke worked as a programme maker and online editor at Haagsch College and as a history teacher on a high school. She also worked as a junior project manager at the Foundation Max van der Stoel, for which she produced a report on the developments in the MENA-region in the first five years after the Arab Spring.
Joke finished her Master degree in International Relations in Historical Perspective at the University of Utrecht. Her master thesis concerned the Dutch ISAF-mission to Uruzgan from 2006 to 2010. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations and Political History, also from the University of Utrecht.