Koningsbrugge, Prof. Hans van
Russia, relations between Russia and the Netherlands and the West
Hans van Koningsbrugge is Professor of the History and Politics of Russia, in particular Dutch-Russian Relations. His chair pays particular attention to the political and economic developments from a Dutch perspective, and, within that framework, to the decision-making processes and mechanisms in Russia in the 20th and 21st centuries, particularly with regard to international cooperation.
Van Koningsbrugge (Oudenbosch, 1959) studied history at the University of Nijmegen, where he gained his PhD in 1996. Van Koningsbrugge is also a guest lecturer at the Netherlands Institute of International Relations Clingendael and the Netherlands Defence College Rijswijk. He is also Director of the Centre for Russian Studies at the University of Groningen and of the Netherlands-Russia Centre.
Previously in the news
- Prof. Hans van Koningsbrugge winner of the RusPrix Award 2013
- Nederland-Rusland: straks nog koeler dan koel (University newspaper; Netherlands-Russia: soon colder than cold)
- Tsar Peter the Great was on extremely bad terms with the Dutch regents
- Lost friendship
- Hans van Koningsbrugge appointed Professor of the History and Politics of Russia, in particular Dutch-Russian Relations
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