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Staff members with discipline History of Science

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.

Overview of all disciplines

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 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
Theory and history of developmental psychology (esp. the Cold War popularization of Jean Piaget by American psychologists and educators), archival history (esp. Piaget's unpublished causality manuscripts), historiography, knowledge translation & indigenization / internationalization, taxonomic incommensurability, digital humanities, PsycINFO
J.T. (Jeremy) Burman, PhD
Contact
j.t.burman rug.nl
Function
Assistant Professor
Theory and History of Science applied to the sciences studying human beings.
prof. dr. G.C.G. (Trudy) Dehue
Contact
g.c.g.dehue rug.nl
+31 50 36 36366
Function
Full Professor, emeritus
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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
dr. L. Georgescu
Contact
l.georgescu rug.nl
Function
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
Libraries, Information Literacy, Exact sciences, Citation analysis, History of science
drs. P.J.U. (Ulco) Kooystra
Contact
p.j.u.kooystra rug.nl
+31 50 36 38057
Function
Scientific information specialist /PhD student
Development of medieval and early modern land surveying in Western Europe
D.E. (Desiree) Krikken, MA
Contact
d.e.krikken rug.nl
Function
PhD Candidate
A. (Aiste) Malonyte
Contact
a.malonyte rug.nl
Function
PhD student
Field / Discipline
Studies on the human mind (19th and 20th century); History and philosophy of psychology, and the following topics:• Early experimental and applied psychology• Criminology and juridical psychology• Practices of psychological testing and measurement• Crisis debates in psychology • Boundaries of science and the history of spiritualism
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Contact
a.c.mulberger rug.nl
Function
Theory & History of Psychology
Citizenship education, history of pedagogy and education policy, science and technology studies, political and continental philosophy
P.D. (Pieter) van Rees, MA
Contact
p.d.van.rees rug.nl
Function
PhD-student
Early Modern Philosophy and Science
dr. D. (Doina-Cristina) Rusu
Contact
d.rusu rug.nl
+31 50 36 35087
Function
Postdoctoral Researcher
Field / Discipline
Early modern philosophy, Spinoza, Cartesian debates, Early modern science and natural philosophy, Causation, Continental philosophy, Martin Heidegger, Emanuele Severino, Digital humanities, Computational history of ideas, Ancient Buddhist thought
dr. A. (Andrea) Sangiacomo
Contact
a.sangiacomo rug.nl
Function
Assistant Professor
Field / Discipline
prof. dr. C.G. (Catrien) Santing
Contact
c.g.santing rug.nl
+31 50 36 36117
Function
Professor of Medieval History
Working in international and interdisciplinary scholarly teams and networks; experience in leading groups inside and outside the university; experience in publishing professional journals and book series; commitment to teaching.

Scholarly focus of interest:
European cultural history from antiquity through today, with a focus on religion in diverse cultural settings; Diversity of knowledge systems; Method and theory in the study of religion; Discursive study of religion; Esoteric discourses in European culture, with special emphasis on astrology and kabbalah; Religion, philosophy, and nature; Religion and secularity
prof. dr. C.K.M. (Kocku) von Stuckrad
Contact
c.k.m.von.stuckrad rug.nl
Function
Professor of Religious Studies
cosmology, cosmic structure formation, large scale structure of the Universe, computational geometry & topology, history of astronomy
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Contact
m.a.m.van.de.weygaert rug.nl
+31 50 36 34086
Function
Professor
History of the design argument, History of Newtonian natural theology, History of 18th century natural theology in Britain
drs. L.B. (Lukas) Wolf
Contact
l.b.wolf rug.nl
Function
PhD Student
Field / Discipline
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