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 Ulbe Bosma (International Institute for Social History)
Dr Hilde Bras (University of Groningen)
Professor Petra van Dam (VU University)
Professor Ewout Frankema (chair) (Wageningen University & Research)
Professor Herman de Jong (University of Groningen)
Dr Danielle van den Heuvel (University of Amsterdam)
Professor Hein Klemann (Erasmus University Rotterdam)
Professor Jan Kok (Radboud University Nijmegen)
Professor Thijs Lambrecht (Ghent University)
Professor Hanno Brand (Fryske Akademy)
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 (chair) (University of Antwerp)
Professor Erik van der Vleuten (Eindhoven University of Technology)

Substitute members

Professor Jutta Bolt (University of Groningen)
Dr Sarah Carmichael (Utrecht University)
Dr Mila Davids (Eindhoven University of Technology)
Dr Heidi Deneweth (Vrije Universiteit Brussel)
Professor Hilde Greefs (University of Antwerp)
Dr Karin Hofmeester (International Institute for Social History)
Dr Vincent Lagendijk (Maastricht University)
Dr Richard Paping (University of Groningen)
Dr Pim de Zwart (Wageningen University & Research)
Professor Tim Soens (University of Antwerp)
Dr Jeroen Touwen (Leiden University)
Professor Christophe Verbruggen (Ghent University)
Dr Ben Wubs (Erasmus University Rotterdam)

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)
Professor Hilde Greefs (University of Antwerp)

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

Lore Helsen MA (Ghent University)
Jasper Segerink MA (University of Antwerp)
Samantha Sint Nicolaas MA (Leiden University & IISH)
Sietske van der Veen MA (Huygens Institute-KNAW)

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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