HSN Organisation

02 October 2018 - 0:57

The HSN is located at the International Institute of Social History (IISH) in Amsterdam. It is part of the IISH research department. Decisions regarding projects are made by the Steering Group.


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Prof. dr. J. Kok, Radboud University Nijmegen, IISH – Chair
Dr. M. Beekman, Leiden University Medical Center – Member
Prof. dr. mr. C.C.J.H. Bijleveld, VU University Amsterdam, Director NSCR – Member
Prof. dr. H.A.J. Bras, University of Groningen – Member
Prof. dr. I.A. van Gaalen, CBS, University of Amsterdam – Member
Prof. dr. A. F. Heerma van Voss, Utrecht University, General director Huygens ING – Member
Prof. dr. K. Hofmeester, International Institute of Social History – Member
Prof. dr. M.H.D. van Leeuwen, Utrecht University – Vice chair
Dr. F.R.M. Portrait, VU University Amsterdam – Treasurer
Dr. mr. P.G. Tassenaar, University of Groningen – Member

Executive secretary: Dr. Richard L. Zijdeman

Steering Group

The board of the HSN acts as a steering group and is the decision making body regarding HSN activities. The steering group may include also other staff from the IISH. Advisor of the steering group is Dr. Richard L. Zijdeman, executive directorof the HSN.



Scientific Council of Advice

Dr. P.K. Doorn, director DANS
Prof. dr. M.G.J. Duijvendak, University of Groningen
Prof. dr. H. van Dijk, Erasmus University Rotterdam, emeritus professor
Prof. dr. W.T.M. Frijhoff, VU University Amsterdam, emeritus professor
Prof. dr. H. Knippenberg, University of Amsterdam, emeritus professor
Prof. dr. P. T. van de Laar, Erasmus University Rotterdam
Prof. dr. C.H. Mulder, University of Groningen
Prof. dr. J. Plantenga, Utrecht University
Prof. dr. F. Stokman, University of Groningen, emeritus professor
Prof. dr. W.C. Ultee, Radboud University Nijmegen, emeritus professor
Prof. dr. J.L. van Zanden, Utrecht University


International Advisory Board

Prof. dr. C. Campbell, University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
Prof. dr C. Dibben, Geography (Health and Environment), University of Edinburgh, Director of the Longitudinal Studies Centre Scotland
Prof. dr L. Dillon, Département de Démographie, Université de Montréal
Prof. dr. M. Dribe, Centre for Economic Demography, Lund University
Prof. dr H. L. Sommerseth, Norwegian Historical Data Centre, Arctic University Tromsø
Prof. dr. E. Roberts, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
Prof. dr. H. Vézina, l'Université du Québec à Chicoutimi (UQAC) – Chair