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Academia develops at the interface of different fields. This is one reason why the University of Groningen is home to a wide range of fields, each with a great number of subject specialists. The overview below, which is based on a standard categorization of fields, will help you find the right expert for each field. If you cannot find the expert you are looking for in this list, try searching via a related field or faculty; you may find him or her there.

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media studies, media history, media archeology, digital history, digital humanities, digital media, media technologies, audiovisual culture, everyday media practices (home movies, technologies of memory) documentary theory and history, film history, visual culture.
dr. S.I. (Susan) Aasman
Contact
s.i.aasman rug.nl
+31 50 36 34648
Function
Associate Professor Media Studies
Dead Sea Scrolls; Ancient History of the Near East; Ancient Judaism
A.W. (Ayhan) Aksu, M
Contact
a.w.aksu rug.nl
Function
PhD student
Field / Discipline
Gender and Religion in the Early Modern Period; Religion and Biography; Reformation in Europe; Religious Dissenters in the Early Modern Period; Liberal Protestantism in 19th-century Europe
prof. dr. M.P.A. (Mirjam) de Baar
Contact
mirjam.de.baar rug.nl
Function
Professor of the Cultural History of Early Modern Christianity, with a special emphasis on the Religious History of the Netherlands in its International Context.
Field / Discipline
Relationships between history, ethics and human rights; censorship and abuse of history; history and philosophy of history
prof. dr. A.H.M. (Antoon) de Baets
Contact
a.h.m.de.baets rug.nl
+31 50 36 36031
Function
Professor of History, Ethics and Human Rights by Special Appointment of the Foundation Euroclio, University of Groningen (the Netherlands); Associate professor of contemporary history, University of Groningen (the Netherlands)
Field / Discipline
History of Education, particularly in the Netherlands in the 19th and 20th century.Key research themes are the growth and differentiation of medico-pedagogical care for children (school health care, youth mental health care, special education etc.) and the related development of child sciences (child-psychiatry, child-psychology, and educational sciences).
dr. P.C.M. (Nelleke) Bakker
Contact
p.c.m.bakker rug.nl
+31 50 36 36489
Function
UHD - associate professor
Reformed Theology with particular attention to its sources, development and context and special attention to the relationship between religion and culture. 
prof. dr. H. (Henk) van den Belt
Contact
h.van.den.belt rug.nl
Function
Professor of Reformed Theology: Sources Development, and Context
Cultural and intellectual history,  history of science, especially of the Netherlands,  history of universities
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Contact
k.van.berkel rug.nl
+31 50 36 36003
Function
Professor of Early Modern and Modern History
Field / Discipline
The history of child protection and its institutions, history of the supervision order, history of out of home placement of minors.
Archives of professors, history of psychological and pedagogical testing and testmaterials.
dr. I. (Ingrid) van der Bij-de Puij
Contact
i.van.der.bij rug.nl
+31 6 4530 3043
Function
Researcher/ collection specialist / director Archieves of Dutch Behavioral Sciences
Field / Discipline
dr. N.H. (Nikolaj) Bijleveld
Contact
n.h.bijleveld rug.nl
+31 50 36 33117
Function
Program coordinator University of Groningen Business School
Field / Discipline
Early Modern History, Dutch East India Company (VOC), History of Paper
F. (Frank) Birkenholz, MA
Contact
f.birkenholz rug.nl
Function
PhD student
Field / Discipline
Prince2 foundation
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Contact
t.blikslager rug.nl
Function
Library Liaison History & Middle East Studies & Bibliographic Management
Field / Discipline
Political History, Gender History, (the history of) Women in the Military, Gender and War, Civil-military Relations, Security Studies.
K. (Kim) Bootsma
Contact
k.bootsma rug.nl
Function
PhD student
Field / Discipline
The history of science/scientific biography; the history of political culture / citizenship; women's and gender history; history of international women's movements; (auto)biography and life writing.
prof. dr. C.W. (Mineke) Bosch
Contact
mineke.bosch rug.nl
Function
Professor of Modern History
Research on R.G. Collingwood and classical pragmatism (C.S. Peirce, William James, F.C.S. Schiller & John Dewey).

Other interests: British idealism, Italian idealism, realism in early 20th century British philosophy & philosophy of history.
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Contact
y.braaksma rug.nl
Function
PhD student
Field / Discipline
(Historical) demography; Family and kinship relations; Health; Nutritional status; Gender; Inequalities
dr. H.A.J. (Hilde) Bras
Contact
h.a.j.bras rug.nl
Function
Associate Professor & Rosalind Franklin Fellow
Economic and Social History
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Contact
d.t.broersma rug.nl
Function
Lecturer
Field / Discipline
Organisatie nascholingen en verzorgen onderwijs Educatieve Minor, BCL en LVHO.
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Contact
m.l.brouwer rug.nl
Function
Field / Discipline
Contemporary History
Military History
prof. dr. A. (Arthur) ten Cate
Contact
a.ten.cate rug.nl
Function
Professor of Military History
Field / Discipline
Economic and Social History, Long Term Economic Growth and Development
D. (David) Chilosi
Contact
d.chilosi rug.nl
Function
Medieval History; History of Reading in Premodern Europe; European Culture and Literature in the Middle Ages
prof. dr. S. (Sabrina) Corbellini
Contact
s.corbellini rug.nl
Function
Professor "History of Reading in Premodern Europe"
Political, social and urban history of modern and contemporary Europe
dr. S. (Stefan) Couperus
Contact
s.couperus rug.nl
Function
Associate Professor
Modern History; History of Science
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Contact
w.d.daling rug.nl
+31 50 36 35797
Function
Lecturer
Field / Discipline
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Contact
j.j.h.dekker rug.nl
+31 50 36 36497
Function
Professor of History and Philosophy of Education
Public Engagement. History of universities. Eise Eisinga. History of mathematics. History of the book. Podcast.
dr. A.F.B. (Arjen) Dijkstra
Contact
a.f.b.dijkstra rug.nl
+31 50 36 35083
Function
Head University Museum (a.i.), Policy Advisor
Field / Discipline
Classical and Mediterranean Archaeology, Mortuary Archaeology of Hellenistic and Roman Greece, Classics, Epigraphy (Funerary Inscriptions).
dr. T.M. (Tamara) Dijkstra
Contact
t.m.dijkstra rug.nl
+31 50 36 37682
Function
Lecturer
Field / Discipline
African studies, international relations and development studies, cultural heritage, non-western history, history of European expansion, history of Dutch foreign policy (colonial policy)
dr. M.R. (Michel) Doortmont
Contact
m.r.doortmont rug.nl
+31 50 36 36002
Function
Reader in International Relations and African Studies
Middle English, late medieval English politics and literature, manuscript studies
A.A. Douma, MA
Contact
a.a.douma rug.nl
Function
PhD student
Late Antiquity, Culture of leadership in the late Roman Empire, Christianization of the Roman Empire, Late-antique historiography (Ammianus Marcellinus), Latin panegyrics
dr. J.W. (Jan Willem) Drijvers
Contact
j.w.drijvers rug.nl
+31 50 36 38189
Function
Associate Professor/Reader in Ancient History
Field / Discipline
Social-economic History, Europe since 1750, European Regional Development. The Netherlands and its regions, Historical Network Analysis, Public History.
prof. dr. M.G.J. (Maarten G J) Duijvendak
Contact
m.g.j.duijvendak rug.nl
+31 50 36 33678
Function
Professor of Economic, Social & Regional History
Cultural History, Intellectual History, South Asian Studies, History of British India, Modern German History, Cultural Studies
A. (Arnab) Dutta
Contact
a.dutta rug.nl
Function
PhD student
Field / Discipline
prof. mr. dr. D.J. (Douwe Jan) Elzinga
Contact
d.j.elzinga rug.nl
Function
professor of Constitutional Law
Field / Discipline
Aynur Erdogan joined Zeppelin University as Executive Program Director of SPE and Director of Student Research, after defending her doctoral dissertation at the University of Groningen.
dr. A. (Aynur) Erdogan
Contact
a.erdogan rug.nl
Function
PhD student
Early Modern History
A.A. (Arend) van Essen
Contact
arend.van.essen rug.nl
Function
PhD-student
Field / Discipline
Early Modern History
prof. dr. R.M. Esser
Contact
r.m.esser rug.nl
Function
Professor of Early Modern History
Field / Discipline
Latin American Studies, History of Knowledge Production, Cultural History, Colonial Studies
C.E. (Carlos Esteban) Flores Terán
Contact
c.e.flores.teran rug.nl
Function
PhD student
D.W. (Daniel) Franken, PhD
Contact
d.w.franken rug.nl
Function
Field / Discipline
prof. dr. R.R. (Rainer) Fremdling
Contact
r.r.fremdling rug.nl
Function
Professor Emeritus
Field / Discipline
Innovation and Value Creation, R&D, Research strategy
dr. J.B.E. (Annemieke) Galema
Contact
j.b.e.galema rug.nl
+31 50 36 35565
Function
Director Northern Knowledge University of Groningen
Economic and Social History
dr. B.P.A. (Ben) Gales
Contact
b.p.a.gales rug.nl
+31 50 36 33739
Function
Lecturer
Field / Discipline
Graeco-Jewish literature, Greek imperial literature, Jewish revolts against the Romans, ancient historiography and (auto)biography, Judaism in the Graeco-Roman period, Flavius Josephus.
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Contact
j.e.glas rug.nl
Function
Researcher/lecturer
Field / Discipline
History of political thought in the Netherlands in the eighteenth century. Orangism
dr. L.J. (Laurien) Hansma
Contact
l.j.hansma rug.nl
Function
Secr. Interuniversity Graduate School of Psychometrics and Sociometrics
Field / Discipline
History and Theory of European co-operation and integration; Dutch foreign policy; China-EU relations
prof. dr. J. (Jan) van der Harst
Contact
j.van.der.harst rug.nl
+31 50 36 36015
Function
Professor of European Integration; Head of Department IRIO (since January 2012)
Field / Discipline
Science & communication, project management, historical projects, job market orientation for students, bridging the educational gap between high school and university
V. (Vincent) Hazelhoff, MA
Contact
v.hazelhoff rug.nl
+31 50 36 37370
Function
Coordinator Alfasteunpunt (Pre-university Academy), Coordinator Science Shop Language, Culture and Communication
Field / Discipline
History of the Middle Ages
dr. K.J. (Karl) Heidecker
Contact
k.j.heidecker rug.nl
Function
Senior Lecturer
Field / Discipline
Historical anthropology; medieval and cultural history; methods and theory; history of ideas, esp. the French intellectual tradition; the relationship between religion and the academic discourse; the relationship between texts and images.

dr. B.S. (Babette) Hellemans
Contact
b.s.hellemans rug.nl
+31 50 36 36035
Function
universitair docent
Contemporary History.
Migration, policies of inclusion and exclusion, the construction of national identities, transnational and transcultural networks, memory studies, oral history and life writing. Regions: the Netherlands, Germany and South Africa
dr. B. (Barbara) Henkes
Contact
b.henkes rug.nl
Function
Senior Lecturer/ass. prof.
Field / Discipline
Political History
dr. W.J. (Hanneke) Hoekstra
Contact
w.j.hoekstra rug.nl
+31 50 36 35970
Function
Lecturer and Researcher
Field / Discipline
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Contact
p.holthuis rug.nl
+31 50 36 32872
Function
Teacher Educator History
Field / Discipline
Archaeology
Archaeobotany
Early Modern History
Dutch Culinary History
M.M.A. (Merit) Hondelink, MA
Contact
m.m.a.hondelink rug.nl
Function
PhD student
Field / Discipline
Contemporary History;Central and East European History/The Balkans; Security and Reconstruction
dr. S. (Sipke) de Hoop
Contact
s.de.hoop rug.nl
Function
Senior University Lecturer in Contemporary History
Field / Discipline
Communism; ideology in international relations; GDR; Germany; Denmark
dr. C.H. (Carel) Horstmeier
Contact
c.h.horstmeier rug.nl
+31 50 36 35619
Function
Lecturer
Field / Discipline
Domain-specific learning, training and coaching of (student) teachers, research on the teaching and learning of history, educational assessment. 
dr. T.D. (Tim) Huijgen
Contact
t.d.huijgen rug.nl
+31 50 36 39195
Function
Assistant Professor
Ancient Judaism in its Formative Phase
Ancient Near Eastern and Egyptian (Marriage) Law 
History of the Achaemenid Empire and the Ancient Near East under Persian rule

Aramaic (specialization: Old and Imperial Achaemenid Aramaic)
Akkadian (mainly the Assyrian dialect) and its interaction with Aramaic
(Biblical) Hebrew

Further interests:
Ancient Greek (Historical) Linguistics
Ancient Greek Documentary Papyri 
Arabic
R.N. (Ruwan) van der Iest
Contact
r.n.van.der.iest rug.nl
Function
PhD student
Field / Discipline
Ritual and Liturgy (History, Theology, Practice); Material Culture and Religion; History of the Book (Codicology; Palaeography; Beneventan Studies); Medieval Education (Distichs of Cato; Erasmus); Heritage Studies; Digital Text Editing
dr. A.J.M. (Andrew) Irving
Contact
a.j.m.irving rug.nl
Function
Assistant Professor of Religion and Heritage
prof. dr. G.T. (Goffe) Jensma
Contact
g.t.jensma rug.nl
Function
Professor of Frisian Language and Literature; director of studies MA Multilingualism and BA Minorities & Multilingualism
Early Modern History

Social and Economic History
G. (Germán) Jiménez Montes, MA
Contact
g.jimenez.montes rug.nl
+31 50 36 39455
Function
Lecturer and PhD candidate
Field / Discipline
R.M. (Rachel) Johnston-White, PhD
Contact
r.m.johnston-white rug.nl
Function
Assistant Professor
Economic and Social History, Long Term Economic Growth and Development
prof. dr. H.J. (Herman) de Jong
Contact
h.j.de.jong rug.nl
+31 50 36 33737
Function
Professor of Economic History
Non-western history, esp East Asia (Japan); history and historiography of colonialism, imperialism and globalisation; European political culture and political history ( 19th-21st century) with special attention to the role of the press.
prof. dr. J. (Janny) de Jong
Contact
janny.de.jong rug.nl
+31 50 36 36021
Function
Professor Europe-East Asia Relations, with a focus on Japan;Director of Studies Erasmus Mundus Master Euroculture: Society, Politics and Culture in a Global Context
Field / Discipline
Roman Social and Economic History
dr. W.M. (Willem M) Jongman
Contact
w.m.jongman rug.nl
+31 50 36 36034
Function
Reader
Field / Discipline
early modern history, history of (anatomical) collections, cultural history of the body, Dutch medicine in the Enlightenment, History of alchemy and chemistry, medical humanities
dr. H.G. (Rina) Knoeff
Contact
h.g.knoeff rug.nl
+31 50 36 38931
Function
Associate Professor with ius promovendi
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Contact
j.s.a.m.van.koningsbrugge rug.nl
Function
Senior Lecturer
Field / Discipline
History of politics and media in early modern Europe
dr. J.W. (Joop W.) Koopmans
Contact
j.w.koopmans rug.nl
+31 50 36 34927
Function
Associate Professor Early Modern History (with ius promovendi)
Field / Discipline
Contemporary history of Russia, Contemporary history of Ukraine, Contemporary history of Poland
dr. N.A. (Nicolaas) Kraft van Ermel
Contact
n.a.kraft.van.ermel rug.nl
Function
Staff Member Netherlands-Russia Centre
Field / Discipline
Comparative history of country houses and estates in the Netherlands and Europe; Anthropology of Religion; Historical Anthropology; History and Anthropology of Elites.
prof. dr. Y.B. (Yme) Kuiper
Contact
y.b.kuiper rug.nl
Function
Emeritus Professor Faculty of Arts; endowed chair (Stichting Van der Wyck-de Kempenaer) Historic Country Houses and Estates; Emeritus Professor (endowed chair: Stichting Groninger Universiteitsfonds) Anthropology of Religion and Historical Anthropology
Field / Discipline
China in the global context; intellectual history of modern China; conceptual history of "religion" in East Asia
dr. Y. (Ya-pei) Kuo
Contact
ya-pei.kuo rug.nl
Function
Universitair Docent
Field / Discipline
Jews and Christians in the early Roman Empire
B.E.A.L. (Birgit) van der Lans, MA
Contact
b.e.a.l.van.der.lans rug.nl
+31 6 1146 6294
Function
Lecturer / PhD student
Field / Discipline
History and politics
Culture, memory, identity, and heritage
Central and Eastern Europe, especially Western Balkans/the former Yugoslavia
Language and literature, film and media
J.W. (James) Leigh, MA
Contact
j.w.leigh rug.nl
+31 50 36 35393
Function
Lecturer & PhD student - MA Euroculture
Economic and Social History; Historical Demography.
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Contact
m.li rug.nl
Function
PhD student
Field / Discipline
Early modern history, religious and cultural history of France, memory studies, history-writing
dr. D.C. (David) van der Linden
Contact
d.c.van.der.linden rug.nl
Function
Post-doctoral researcher
Field / Discipline
I specialize in the study of the manuscripts and texts of the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament.
D.G. (Drew) Longacre, PhD PhD
Contact
d.g.longacre rug.nl
Function
Postdoctoral researcher
Field / Discipline
T.A. (Tim) van der Maarel, MA
Contact
t.a.van.der.maarel rug.nl
Function
PhD student
A. (Aiste) Malonyte
Contact
a.malonyte rug.nl
Function
PhD student
Field / Discipline
Latino politics
Texas history, culture and politics
Religion in American culture and politics
The U.S.-Mexico borderlands
Mexican American history, politics and culture
U.S. Catholic history
U.S.-Mexico relations
dr. A.M. (Anne) Martinez
Contact
a.m.martinez rug.nl
Function
Assistant Professor, American Political Culture and Theory (tenured)
Eastern Roman Empire, Provincial administration, Hellenistic-Roman Judaea (society and life), Hasmonean Revolt and Rule, Jewish Wars against Rome, Judaean expatriate communities (Diaspora), works of Flavius Josephus, ancient historiography and rhetoric, Jewish-Christian (and -Roman) relations to the emperor Julian.
prof. dr. S.N. (Steve) Mason
Contact
s.mason rug.nl
Function
Distinguished Professor of Ancient Mediterranean Religions and Cultures
Field / Discipline
European security, transatlantic relations, NATO, Dutch foreign and defence policy, European cooperation and discussions on European identity
dr. C.M. (Ine) Megens
Contact
c.m.megens rug.nl
Function
Senior Lecturer Contemporary History
Field / Discipline
As a historian I am specialised in (post)colonial Dutch-Indonesian relations. As International Relations assistent professor my main subject is Asia and especially East Asia/China. 
dr. J.F. (Hans) Meijer
Contact
j.f.meijer rug.nl
+31 50 36 38983
Function
Assistant professor / senior researcher
Field / Discipline
Reading in Prison, quantitative research into reading experience, reader-response investigation, Prison systems in South America, literary representation of marginal groups, early modern urban history (in particular Madrid), Microhistory
dr. K. (Konstantin) Mierau
Contact
k.mierau rug.nl
Function
Senior Lecturer
Social, Political, and Environmental History of Modern Europe.  Particular interest in transnational history, and social movements.
S.H. (Stephen) Milder, PhD
Contact
s.h.milder rug.nl
+31 50 36 36023
Function
Assistant Professor
Field / Discipline
History of Nineteenth- & Twentieth-century German and Dutch Theology and Religious Studies; Ernst Troeltsch (1865-1923); History of Liberal Protestantism; Religion & Society; Material Christianity; Religion in the Public Domain
prof. dr. A.L. (Arie) Molendijk
Contact
a.l.molendijk rug.nl
+31 50 36 35580
Function
Professor of the History of Christianity; Professor of the Philosophy of Religion
Field / Discipline
History of Philosophy, in particular philosophy of the Middle Ages, Renaissance and Early Modern Times
prof. dr. L.W. (Lodi) Nauta
Contact
l.w.nauta rug.nl
+31 50 36 36946
Function
Dean of the Faculty, Professor in the History of Philosophy
Field / Discipline
Political, Cultural and Social History of the Greek city in the Hellenistic and Roman periods;  Sport history, Greek Festivals, Epigraphy, Citizenship, Funerary culture .
prof. dr. O.M. (Onno) van Nijf
Contact
o.m.van.nijf rug.nl
+31 50 36 36968
Function
Professor of Ancient History
Field / Discipline
Rhetoric and Rhetorical Criticism, United States history (1750-1900), United States Constitution and American government
dr. J. Olthof
Contact
jelte.olthof rug.nl
Function
Assistant Professor
Field / Discipline
Memory in the ancient world; Classical Reception; Hellenistic and Roman history and culture; Political thought; Historiography; Epigraphy; Ancient numismatics; Hellenistic kingship; Digital Humanities.
dr. M. (Manolis) Pagkalos
Contact
m.pagkalos rug.nl
Function
Lecturer in Ancient History & Research Fellow
Field / Discipline
Economic and Social History, Economics, Demography,
dr. R.F.J. (Richard) Paping
Contact
r.f.j.paping rug.nl
Function
Associate professor
Secularization; History of Christianity; Philosophy of History
prof. dr. H.J. (Herman) Paul
Contact
h.j.paul rug.nl
+31 50 36 38017
Function
Professor of Secularization Studies
Field / Discipline
Roman Imperialism and Colonialism, Roman Republic, Roman Rural History, Hellenistic Italy, History of Ideas, Landscape archaeology
dr. J. (Jeremia) Pelgrom
Contact
j.pelgrom rug.nl
+31 50 36 36247
Function
Assistant Professor
Field / Discipline
African history (particularly Zambia and D.R. Congo); environmental history; social history; oral history
I. (Iva) Pesa, PhD
Contact
i.pesa rug.nl
Function
Assistant Professor Contemporary History
Modern History - Philosophy of History - Learning histories- Rhetoric
dr. R.G.P. (Rik) Peters
Contact
r.g.p.peters rug.nl
+31 6 5344 8931
Function
Associate Professor
Field / Discipline
Modern Jewish History; Modern history Central and Eastern Europe
dr. S. (Stefan) van der Poel
Contact
s.van.der.poel rug.nl
+31 50 36 36569
Function
Assistant professor
Field / Discipline
Hebrew Bible, Dead Sea Scrolls, Artificial Intelligence and palaeography, Judaism in the Graeco-Roman period, archaeology, ancient sciences, astrology, physiognomics and magic

see also http://www.rug.nl/news-and-events/people-perspectives/inbeeld/mpopovic

prof. dr. M. (Mladen) Popovic
Contact
m.popovic rug.nl
Function
Dean of the Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies
Ancient Economy; Labour History; Hellenistic period; Military History; Alexander the Great; the Diadochi.
dr. C. van Regenmortel
Contact
c.van.regenmortel rug.nl
Function
Lecturer (Ancient History)
Field / Discipline
History and Theory of Biography; History and Theory of Journalism; Literary history; World War II; book and publishinghouse history; Avant Garde in the Interbellum and Theo van Doesburg,
prof. dr. J.W. (Hans) Renders
Contact
j.w.renders rug.nl
+31 50 36 35816
Function
Professor History and Theory of Biography
Field / Discipline
The cultural history of the country house, the castle and the estate
The musealisation of the castle and the country house

For my publications,  see my CV
prof. dr. H. (Hanneke) Ronnes
Contact
h.ronnes rug.nl
Function
Bijzondere leerstoel Historische buitenplaatsen en landgoederen (Stichting Van der Wyck-De Kempenaer)
Field / Discipline
prof. dr. C.G. (Catrien) Santing
Contact
c.g.santing rug.nl
+31 50 36 36117
Function
Professor of Medieval History
The Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood under the rules of Sadat and Mubarak: My researches focuses on the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood during the Sadat-Mubarak period. My studies are primarily based on the Arabic journals of the Muslim Brotherhood. These sources prove to be of great relevance for new insights into the Brotherhood’s mentality history in the build-up to the events of January 2011. 
dr. K.M. (Kiki) Santing
Contact
k.m.santing rug.nl
+31 50 36 35820
Function
Assistant Professor Middle Eastern Studies
Medieval History; Financial, Social and Economic History of Middle Ages and Early Modern Times; Local and Regional History of the Northern and Eastern Netherlands and neighbouring German territories; Palaeography and codicology
dr. R.W.M. (Remi) van Schaik
Contact
r.w.m.van.schaik rug.nl
+31 50 36 38986
Function
Senior Lecturer (1995-2015)
Field / Discipline
D. (Dannielle) Shaw
Contact
d.shaw rug.nl
Function
PhD student
Field / Discipline
Early Modern South Asia; Early Modern Global History; History of the VOC (Dutch East India Company) in India and Asia; Indian Ocean Port Cities and Trading Communities; Social History of Knowledge; SondToll Registers Online
dr. A. (Anjana) Singh
Contact
anjana.singh rug.nl
+31 50 36 35914
Function
Assistant Professor (Senior Lecturer)
Contemporary South and Southeast Asian history; history of North-South relations since the 19th century; internationalisms after 1945
prof. dr. C. (Clemens) Six
Contact
c.six rug.nl
Function
Associate Professor
Contemporary cultural and media history - Specifically interested in: mediated memories, cultural practices, amateur film & video, media technologies, and digital humanities
dr. T. (Tom) Slootweg
Contact
t.slootweg rug.nl
+31 50 36 37466
Function
Assistant Professor of Contemporary History
academic heritage
museology
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Contact
r.ter.sluis rug.nl
Function
curator
Field / Discipline
ir. H. (Harm) Smeenge
Contact
harm.smeenge rug.nl
Function
PhD student
Field / Discipline
Roman History, social and cultural history of the Late Republic and Early Empire, Roman eating rituals, Roman greeting rituals, social hierarchy.  
S.A. (Simon) Speksnijder
Contact
s.a.speksnijder rug.nl
Function
PhD student
Field / Discipline
publieksgeschiedenis, medische geschiedenis
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Contact
h.c.w.spits rug.nl
Function
Field / Discipline
Social and economic history of the European Middle Ages, in particular the urban history of England, Italy and the Low Countries and the history of nobility in the Low Countries.
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Contact
a.van.steensel rug.nl
+31 50 36 33047
Function
Assistant Professor
Field / Discipline
History: Social Economic History; Anthropometric History; History of multicultural societies.
Legal: labour law and human rights in private law, legal history.
General: writing skills
dr. mr. P.G. (Vincent) Tassenaar
Contact
p.g.tassenaar rug.nl
Function
Senior Lecturer
Field / Discipline
American Studies
Colonial America
The American Revolution
The Early American Republic
The US South
The early modern Atlantic World
Ethnicity, national identity, and race
M.L. (Mark) Thompson
Contact
m.l.thompson rug.nl
Function
Senior Lecturer of American Studies
Gender Studies, Global History, Cross-cultural Encounters, Cultural History
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Contact
m.w.a.van.tilburg rug.nl
+31 50 36 35910
Function
Senior Lecturer
Field / Discipline
Religion and Society in Modern China and Taiwan.

Three research areas:

1) Textual Studies (mostly reception history of Buddhist texts in Republican China)

2) Buddhism and Chinese Society (including themes like women and gender issues; education; media and technology; religious, ethnic and cultural diversity; politics; cross-strait relations)

3) Concepts and Methods for the Study of Chinese Religions
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Contact
s.travagnin rug.nl
Function
Rosalind Franklin Fellow and Assistant Professor of Religion in Asia (tenure track)
Field / Discipline
Medieval History
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Contact
j.e.uphoff rug.nl
Function
PhD student
Field / Discipline
Humanitarian Interventions and Peacekeeping, Armed Conflict, International Development, Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining (esp. diamonds and gold), African Politics and Security
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Contact
s.j.n.van.bockstael rug.nl
Function
Assistant Professor Globalisation Studies and Humanitarian Action
History of Ideas (Ancient, Medieval and Early-Modern), history of botany (amateur)
prof. dr. A.J. (Arjo) Vanderjagt
Contact
a.j.vanderjagt rug.nl
Function
Professor emeritus of the history of ideas
Field / Discipline
Modern history, cultural history, life writing, diaries, history of sickness and health, body history, cultural history of medicine, relation literature and science, cultural heritage, Dutch history
dr. L.K. (Leonieke) Vermeer
Contact
l.k.vermeer rug.nl
+31 50 36 32482
Function
Assistant Professor
Field / Discipline
Archaic Greece: state formation, anthropological approaches; Classical Athens: political culture; ethnograpphy in Classical Antiquity: Strabo
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Contact
e.c.l.van.der.vliet rug.nl
+31 50 36 36032
Function
Senior Lecturer
Field / Discipline
Ancient history, in particular the (early) Roman and Hellenistic period, Greek and Roman interaction, cults and festivals
R. (Robin) van Vliet, MA
Contact
r.van.vliet rug.nl
Function
PhD Candidate
Field / Discipline
Political parties and party systems in the Netherlands and the European Union
prof. dr. G. Voerman
Contact
g.voerman rug.nl
Function
Professor of Development and functioning of the Dutch and European party system
Field / Discipline
K. (Kathelijne) de Vrijer
Contact
k.de.vrijer rug.nl
Function
Student Assistant Strategy Department of Education & Research; Administration and Management Office of the Board
Field / Discipline
Higher Education Policies and Politics
History of Higher Education
Curriculum Development, Quality Assurance and Enhancement
International Education
prof. dr. R. (Robert) Wagenaar
Contact
r.wagenaar rug.nl
+31 50 36 35176
Function
Director International Tuning Academy / Professor of History and Politics of Higher Education
R. (Rozemarijn) van de Wal, MA
Contact
r.van.de.wal rug.nl
Function
PhD student
Field / Discipline
Public engagement between schools and the university: tranfer of knowlegde and skills between teachers, pupils and academia.
drs. G.H. (Anita) Warmelink
Contact
g.h.warmelink rug.nl
Function
Head of Pre University Academy
Field / Discipline
Cultural and Intellectual History of Modern Germany and Europe; Transnational History of Religion and Secularism; History of modern worldviews.
prof. dr. T.H. (Todd) Weir
Contact
t.h.weir rug.nl
Function
Associate Professor History of Christianity and Modern Culture
Field / Discipline
dr. N.M. (Niké) Wentholt, MSc
Contact
n.m.wentholt rug.nl
Function
Lecturer
Field / Discipline
The content and the the social, economic and cultural context of education. Westberg has paid special attention to the history of schooling and pre-primary education (kindergartens, infant schools, crèches), and covered issues relating to the social and economic history of education; school finance; material culture, school architecture; teachers, teachers' salary and livelihoods, and the teacher profession; discipline and governmentalities; educational borrowing and educational transfer.
prof. dr. B.A.J. (Johannes) Westberg, PhD
Contact
b.a.j.westberg rug.nl
+31 50 36 36500
Function
Professor of Theory and History of Education, Chair basiseenheid Pedagogiek
Ancient Greek history, Athenian polical culture, Athenian polis religion, Athenian epigraphy, reception of the Persian Wars in antiquity.
dr. S.M. (Sara) Wijma
Contact
sara.wijma rug.nl
Function
Research fellow
Field / Discipline
IR Theory, Security Studies, European Studies, Global Governance, Energy & Geopolitics
prof. dr. J.H. (Jaap) de Wilde
Contact
j.h.de.wilde rug.nl
+31 50 36 35997
Function
Professor of International Relations and Security Studies
Early Modern History


Specialized in: diplomatic history; history of political communication; paper history; Habsburg history; sixteenth-century history; Central and Eastern European history; Mediterranean history
dr. M.K. Williams
Contact
m.k.williams rug.nl
Function
Senior Lecturer
Field / Discipline
urbanization, landscape, deep-mapping, network theory, ritual performance, cultural interaction, collective identity, territorial formation, Hellenistic Asia Minor
dr. C.G. (Christina) Williamson
Contact
c.g.williamson rug.nl
+31 50 36 32466
Function
senior lecturer
Field / Discipline
Hellenistic history, Thessaly, network theory, cults and festivals, regional identity
A.J.R. (Adam) Wiznura, MA
Contact
a.j.r.wiznura rug.nl
Function
PhD Candidate
Field / Discipline
History of governance and politics- Western - Non-Western, history of local and regional administration, History of physical planning
prof. dr. D.J. (Dirk Jan) Wolffram
Contact
d.j.wolffram rug.nl
Function
Professor in the History of Governance and Politics in Modern Times
Field / Discipline
Religious material and visual culture, art and Calvinism, Protestant church interiors, text decoration in early modern Protestant churches. 
J. (Jacolien) Wubs, MA
Contact
j.wubs rug.nl
Function
PhD Candidate
Field / Discipline
Judaism in the Graeco-Roman Period, Ancient Historiography, Flavius Josephus, Ancient Cosmology
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Contact
j.xavier.pena rug.nl
Function
Field / Discipline
Judaism in the Greco-Roman period, Jewish Hellenistic literature, Hebrew Bible, New Testament, pseudepigrapha, Philo of Alexandria, Septuagint, ancient education
J.M. (Jason) Zurawski, PhD
Contact
j.m.zurawski rug.nl
Function
Postdoctoral Fellow, Qumran Institute
Field / Discipline
Regional Identity, Rural History, U.S. Politics, U.S. History, History of the U.S. South, Political Culture, American Studies, Southern Studies, Civil Rights Movement, U.S. Civil War.
dr. M. (Maarten) Zwiers
Contact
m.zwiers rug.nl
Function
Assistant Professor
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