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Niels van den Berg

Niels van den Berg defended his PhD thesis

On Wednesday 22 January 2020 Niels van den Berg defended his PhD thesis entitled Family matters: a genealogical inquiry into the familial component of longevity at Leiden University.

Rick Mourits

Rick Mourits defended his PhD dissertation

On 17 December 2019 Rick Mourits defended his PhD dissertation Exceptional lives, extraordinary families. Familial clustering of longevity in the 19th and early-20th centuries at the Radboud University Nijmegen.

Ingrid van Dijk

Ingrid van Dijk defended her PhD thesis

On 12 June 2019 Ingrid van Dijk successfully defended her PhD thesis Death and the family. High mortality families and the life course, The Netherlands, 1812-1912 at Radboud University Nijmegen.

IISH Staff | Ashkan Ashkpour - Photo by Hans Luhrs

Ashkan Ashkpour has defended his PhD dissertation

On Thursday 21 January 2019 Ashkan Ashkpour defended his PhD dissertation Theory and Practice of Historical Census Data Harmonization. The Dutch Historical Census Use Case: A Flexible, Structured and Accountable Approach using Linked Data.

IISH Staff | HSN 2017

HSN Annual report 2017

Besides the continuous work on the extension of the HSN and LINKS database and the EHPS Network, the HSN staff was engaged in three projects during 2017: GIANTS, collecting heights form militia registers, LONGPOP, employing two so-called Early Stage Researchers (ESR) and CLARIAH Cure which was directed at the improvement of the existing HSN database.