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dr. B.S. Hellemans

senior lecturer
dr. B.S. Hellemans
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Dr Babette Hellemans finished a PhD (co-tutelle de thèse) at the University of Utrecht and at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS, Paris) in 2006. She finished a BA in History, a BA in French and a doctorate in Medieval Studies. Prior to her position in Groningen in 2010, Hellemans has been a postdoctoral scholar at the department of Religious Studies, Utrecht University. She visited the Humanities Centre,  Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, USA) in 2007 and was Fellow at Wolfson College, Oxford (UK) in 2015.

Dr Hellemans was the project leader of NWO Internationalisation Project Degree Zero of Sound and Image, ca. 1000-1800 running from 2014-2017.

She is the principal PhD supervisor of Theo Lap ('Homesick Monks, Reluctant Bishops') together with Catrien Santing; and Suzette van Haaren ('Encoded Parchment') together with Ann-Sophie Lehmann and Kate Rudy (St Andrews).

Babette Hellemans is a devoted teacher with both Dutch and French academic teaching qualifications in the fields of History and Philosophy. Her interest in Cultural History as a teacher is reflected in 'Understanding Culture' a Handbook on Cultural History which as been written for students in the Humanities.

Last modified:07 January 2019 11.10 a.m.

Contact information

Oude Kijk in 't Jatstraat 26
9712 EK Groningen
The Netherlands

Harmoniegebouw 1312, room 0513

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