News and Events

We are happy to introduce Cohort 2014!

This year 20 new Phd students will start the Basic Training of the Posthumus Institute Training Program. They met at the first seminar 'My project in a nutshell' in Brussels in december. You will find Cohort 2014 on the website of the Posthumus Institute.


Special offer: discount on Tijdschrift voor Sociale en Economische Geschiedenis for PhD students and early-stage postdocs of the N.W. Posthumus Institute

Thanks to a subsidy granted by the Unger-Van Brero Fonds, the N.W. Posthumus Institute can now offer its PhD students and early-stage postdocs  a discount on a subscription to the Tijdschrift voor Sociale en Economische Geschiedenis. PhD students will pay only 15 euros per annum (instead of the usual 33 euros). Postdocs who are within three years after finishing their PhD will also pay only 15 euros (instead of the usual 54 euros).


Vacancy: The International Institute for Social History is looking for three senior researchers

As of March 1st, 2015, there will be an opening in the research department of the IISH for Three Senior Researchers (m/f) (4-5 days a week) - 4 years, with possibility of tenure. The International Institute of Social History (IISH) conducts advanced research on the global history of work, workers, and labour relations and to this end gathers data, which are made available to other researchers as well.