Dr. D.M. (Dennie) Oude Nijhuis

Position:
  • Lecturer


Telephone number: +31 (0)71 527 2734
E-Mail: d.m.oude-nijhuis@hum.leidenuniv.nl
Faculty / Department: Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen, Institute for History, History and International Studies
Office Address: Johan Huizingagebouw
Doelensteeg 16
2311 VL Leiden
Room number 2.01a


Dennie Oude Nijhuis (Ph.D., Leiden University, 2009), is assistant professor at the Department of History. He specializes in the comparative political economy of labor markets and welfare states, and the political economy of European integration. He teaches graduate and undergraduate courses on comparative labor market and welfare state development, the history, economics and institutional development of the European Union, and international management. He has been visiting lecturer at Bilgi University, Istanbul and Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, and Research Fellow at Yale University’s Department of Political Science (2010-2012).

Among other things, Oude Nijhuis is the author of the book Labor Divided: Union Structure and the Development of the Postwar Welfare State in the Netherlands and the United Kingdom (Cambridge University Press, 2013). He has published in outlets such as World Politics, Labor History, Twentieth Century British History, and The Journal of Economic and Social Geography. He thesis was shortlisted for the Nederlandse Kring voor de Wetenschap der Politiek (NKWP) Annual Dissertation Award. He has received an NWO Rubicon-grant for a research proposal that aimed to uncover the determinants of organized labor support for redistribution.

His current main research project involves a comparative analysis of twentieth century labor market development in the Netherlands, Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

For more information you can download his curriculum vitae.

Last Modified: 10-12-2015