Tutorial bij het Huygens Instituut voor Geschiedenis voor nieuwe promovendi van de Onderzoekschool Politieke Geschiedenis op 1 februari 2016

Training Program 2016-2018

The Training program 2016-2018 for the Research School Political History is now available: Training program RSPH 2016-2018

Opening academic year with Nicolas Roussellier 23 September

Nicolas Roussellier (SciencesPo Paris) will open the academic year with a key note lecture on his new publication La force de gouverner. Le pouvoir exécutif en France, XIXe-XXIe siècle.. Ido de Haan acts as discussant, Henk te Velde will chair the meeting. more »

Two day event PhD candidates in Münster on German-Dutch relations

On 27-28 October 2016 we will be the guest of the Zentrum für Niederlande-Studien in Münter for a two day seminar for all PhD candidates on German-Dutch relations. There will be presentations by PhD candidates, a key note by prof. dr. Friso Wielenga on German-Dutch relations as well as social events. more »

Newsletter Political History PhD Network

Please see the latest newsletter of the Political History PhD Network:

Participants Summer School

In June 2016, the Research School Political History organized a Summer School on War and Violence in Contemporary History in cooperation with the NIOD.


Fourth International APH PhD Conference | Arhus, 22-25 June 2016

The 4th International PhD Conference of the Association for Political History (APH) was opened by a roundtable on “Political History in the 21st Century” which addressed a broad range of topics including methodological questions, the necessity to frame the field of political history, and the role of historians in contemporary debates.  more »