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Marius Job Cohen, Dutch former mayor. Member Dutch Labor Party, since 1967.


Cohen, Marius Job was born on October 18, 1947 in Haarlem, The Netherlands. Son of Adolf Emile and Henriette (Koster) Cohen.


Master of Laws, University Groningen, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, University Leyden, 1981.


Researcher University Leyden, Netherlands, 1971-1981. Assistant professor law University Maastricht, Netherlands, 1981-1983, professor law, 1983-1993, dean faculty law, 1981-1983, 90-91, rector, 1991—1993, 1995—1998. Deputy minister higher education and science Government of Netherlands, 1993-1994, deputy minister justice, 1998—2001.

Mayor City of Amsterdam, 2001—2010. Member Dutch Council Education, 1991-1993, 95. Member Dutch Senate, 1995-1998.

Interim director VPRO, 1998, board member. Supervisory board member The Netherlands Organization, Felix Meritis.


Member Dutch Labor Party, since 1967.


Married Alida Christine Lodeweges, June 2, 1972. Children: Jacob Frank, Charlotte Josien.