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Name Job title Expertise
Baker, G.P. Postdoc Medieval and early modern maritime history
Dekker, dr. C. Senior Lecturer Old English literature and language, Middle English literature and language, History of the English Language
Flood, dr. J. Senior Lecturer Renaissance literature
Gibson, dr. C.W. University Lecturer Scottish Literature, Twentieth-century English Literature
Hoag, dr. A.C. Lecturer Literature, Modernism and Women's Travel Writing
Hout, dr. A.M.H. van Reader First-language acquisition Tense aspect
Jansen, dr. J.P.M. Lecturer; student advisor Shakespeare; English Drama; Mediating: Translation and correction; Language Acquisition; History of English
Kassenberg, T.V. Lecturer
Knooihuizen, Dr. R.M. University Lecturer Language variation and contact
Lansdown, prof. dr. R.D.P. Professor of modern English Literature and Culture Nineteenth-century English Literature, Romanticism, Lord Byron, Jane Austen, William Wordsworth, John Ruskin, Western Ideas of the Pacific, Literary Criticism and Theory, History of Ideas
Lowie, dr. W.M. Professor of Applied Linguistics English Linguistics and Applied Linguistics
Mecsnober, Dr T.D. Lecturer
English literature, modernism, Irish studies, James Joyce; teaching English as a second language, academic writing in English, editing; ideological exploitations of orthography and typography.
Olsen, dr. K.E.E. Senior Lecturer Old English; Middle English; Old Norse; Medieval Irish
Sobecki, prof. dr. S.I. Professor of Medieval English Literature and Culture Medieval and Tudor England, Legal, political and maritime literature, The history of the book Britain and Europe Travel writing
Sprenger, dr. S.A. Postdoc
Verspoor, prof. dr. M.H. Professor of English Language and English as a Second Language English language and second language acquisition
Visser, dr. I. Senior Lecturer English literature after 1850, Faulkner studies, postcolonial literature and theory, World Literatures in English
Vries, dr. K. de Lecturer Oscar Wilde Victorian Literature and Culture Literary Theory Modernism / Postmodernism World and Music Studies
Woude, dr. J. van der Lecturer Early American Literature (to 1800) Reformation Poetics Native American History Aesthetics History of the Book Comparative Colonial Studies

Emeritus Staff

Name Job title Expertise
MacDonald, dr. A.A. Professor of Medieval English Literature and Language Medieval and Early Modern Scots Literature and Culture, Historical Linguistics
Dragstra, dr. H.H. University Lecturer Popular and mass culture of early modern England; early modern English drama; popular genealogies

PhD Students

Research Supervisor
Brummelhuis, L., ten Prof. Sebastian Sobecki and Dr Joanne van der Woude
Kuipers, N. English Husbandry Books in Manuscript and Print Prof. Sebastian Sobecki and Dr Kees Dekker
Shaw, D. Early Modern travel literature Prof. Sebastian Sobecki and Dr John Flood
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