Research School for Economic and Social History


PhD Position ‘White Sisters and nursing practices in East Africa, 1890-present’ (University of Groningen) – deadline 31 October 2021

Within the Chair Group of Economic and Social History, Faculty of Arts at the University of Groningen, the Netherlands, a PhD research position (1.0 fte) on the broader project “White Sisters, nursing practices, and reproductive health in East Africa, 1890-present” is currently available. The PhD project takes the congregation of the White Sisters as a…

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Postdoc Position ‘Impact of the English grain trade (1314-1815) in Northern Germany and the Baltic region’ (Utrecht University) – deadline 7 Nov.

The Economic and Social History group at Utrecht University is looking for an enthusiastic postdoctoral Researcher to investigate the impact of the English grain trade (14th – 18th c) on grain politics in northern Germany and the Baltic region. The research project ‘The Politics of the English Grain Trade, 1314-1815’ is a collaboration between the…

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