Research School for Economic and Social History

Who is who

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Staff

Scientific Director

Dr Jessica Dijkman (Utrecht University)

Education Programme Director

Dr Rogier van Kooten (Utrecht University)

Office Manager

René van Weeren BN BA(Utrecht University)

General Board

Members

Professor Jutta Bolt (University of Groningen)
Professor Ulbe Bosma (International Institute for Social History)
Professor Hanno Brand (Fryske Akademy)
Professor Hilde Bras (University of Groningen)
Professor Petra van Dam (VU University)
Dr Mila Davids (Eindhoven University of Technology)
Professor Ewout Frankema (chair) (Wageningen University & Research)
Dr Danielle van den Heuvel (University of Amsterdam)
Professor Thijs Lambrecht (Ghent University)
Dr Dries Lyna (Radboud University Nijmegen)
Professor Elise van Nederveen Meerkerk (Utrecht University)
Dr Joris Roosen (Maastricht University)
Professor Wouter Ryckbosch (Vrije Universiteit Brussel)
Professor Marlou Schrover (Leiden University)
Professor Tim Soens (University of Antwerp)
Professor Ben Wubs (Erasmus University Rotterdam)

Substitute members

Professor Pepijn Brandon (VU Amsterdam)
Dr Sarah Carmichael (Utrecht University)
Professor Abe de Jong (University of Groningen)
Dr Pim de Zwart (Wageningen University & Research)
Dr Jeroen Euwe (Erasmus University Rotterdam)
Professor Hilde Greefs (University of Antwerp)
Professor Karin Hofmeester (International Institute for Social History)
Dr Vincent Lagendijk (Maastricht University)
Professor Jan Kok (Radboud University Nijmegen)
Dr Richard Paping (University of Groningen)
Dr Jeroen Touwen (Leiden University)
Professor Christophe Verbruggen (Ghent University)
Professor Erik van der Vleuten (Eindhoven University of Technology)

Executive Committee

Professor Ewout Frankema (chair) (Wageningen University & Research)
Dr Jessica Dijkman (advisor) (Utrecht University)
Dr Rogier van Kooten (advisor) (Utrecht University)
Professor Marlou Schrover (Leiden University)
Professor Thijs Lambrecht (Ghent University)

Examination Committee

Professor Ewout Frankema (chair) (Wageningen University & Research)
Dr Jessica Dijkman (Utrecht University)
Dr Rogier van Kooten (Utrecht University)

Education Committee

Professor Tim Soens (chair) (University of Antwerp)
Dr Selin Dilli (Utrecht University)
Dr Tim Riswick  (Radboud University Nijmegen)
Dr Rogier van Kooten (advisor) (Utrecht University)

PhD Representatives

Nicolas Brenninkmeijer (Vrije Universiteit Brussel)
Cécile Bruyet MA (University of Antwerp)
Silke Geven MA (University of Antwerp)
Konstantinos (Dinos) Sevdalakis MA (University of Groningen)

Academic Advisory Board

In 2019 the Posthumus Institute (re-)installed an Academic Advisory Board consisting of five eminent scholars, their expertise covering a broad range of research fields members of the Posthumus Institute are involved in. This board will carry out on-site visits and critically assesses the NWP activities once every five years. Current board members:

Professor Guido Alfani(Bocconi University)
Professor Kerstin Enflo (Lund University)
Professor Sylvia Hahn  (Salzburg University)
Professor Steven King (University of Leicester)
Professor Tirthankar Roy (London School of Economics and Political Science)

Confidential advisors

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