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Call for applications: N.W. Posthumus Institute Cohort 2014

The online application form for the N.W. Posthumus training program 2014-2015 is available now. In order to participate in the Posthumus PhD Training Program Cohort 2014, PhD students are invited to apply by filling out this online form. All the information on the PhD Training Program can be found on the website and in the full program . Deadline for applications: 1 October 2014.

Posthumus Research Master Program 2014-2015

Please notify your NEW RESMA STUDENTS as soon as possible! In the fall semester of 2014/2015 the Posthumus Institute starts its annual Research Master Program with a 5/10 EC course in Global Economic and Social History followed by a 5/10 EC course Methods and Sources in Economic and Social History in the spring semester. A third course will be held in Utrecht on Quantitative methods for Historians. The courses are open to Research Master Students in history, economics, sociology, anthropology or geography. Also Master students from Flanders can apply. Deadline for applications (for the fall semester): September 2014 (contact the Posthumus Institute.)

Impressions of the Posthumus Conference 2014

On the 5th and 6th of June, 2014, the annual conference of the Posthumus Institute took place in the Fryske Akademy in Leeuwarden. These impressions are from Jim van der Meulen (UA), PhD student from Cohort 2013. Also Matthias van Rossum (IISH) and Wouter Marchand (RUG)/Ruben Schalk (UU) reported on the Posthumus Conference.