Peter Raeymaeckers is Professor affiliated at the Master of Social Work at the University of Antwerp. He conducts research on social work practice and nonprofit governance. He supervises projects on network governance, strategies of advocacy, faith-based organizations, evaluation of social work practices and other topics related to the current societal challenges that nonprofit organizations face. He coordinates research projects funded by FWO, ESF and Flemish and local government. Peter Raeymaeckers teaches several courses for master students in social work on social work research,  innovation and policy practice. He is also responsible for a seminar on public sociology for sociology students.