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dr. B.S. Hellemans

universitair docent

Dr Babette Hellemans (1974) has an international background. She spent her childhood in Cameroon (Africa) and studied both in France and the Netherlands. She 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, both with the highest distinction. She finished a BA in History, a BA in French and a doctorate in Medieval Studies.

Prior to her permanent position in Groningen in 2010, dr Hellemans has been a postdoctoral scholar at the department of Religious Studies, Utrecht University and at the Humanities Centre,  Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, USA). She has taught at the University of Amsterdam, Utrecht University and the University of Lyon-2. She has worked as an invited curator at Museum Catharijneconvent (Utrecht) from 2002 to 2005.

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.

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