Dr. Verrest is Human Geographer (HG) and Assistant Professor at the University of Amsterdam(UvA).  She specializes in Human Geography as it applies specifically to the context of developing countries and conducts research on small to medium sized cities in the Caribbean region.

Dr. Verrest is currently developing new research on urban livelihoods, the role of credit and savings and governance and exclusion in medium-sized cities particularly Port of Spain (Trinidad and Tobago) and Paramaribo (Suriname).

Click here to navigate towards Dr. Verrest’s Profile from the University of Amsterdam which includes a detailed list of her publications.