Over hunderd participants made the OPG conference The State of the Art in the History of Politics a success. (The Hague, 30 November, 1 December 2017. Photographer: Arthur Koppejan)

Two-day Seminar Soeterbeeck

On 7-8 June 2018, we will conclude the year 2017-18 for the Research School for Political History with a two-day seminar at the Openlucht Museum in Arnhem and in Ravenstein at the Soeterbeeck conference venue of the Radboud University Nijmegen. See the program for more details
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Summerschool Research Masters RSPH, 2-5 July 2018

International History, 19th and 20 centuries

Date: July 2-5, 2018
Location: Maastricht University, Amsterdam
Credits: 5 ECTS (or, with additional tasks, 6 ECTS)
Fee: free of charge for research master students registered with the Research School Political History
Participants: This summer school is open to research master students and PhD candidates registered with the Research School Political History.

Registration: before 1 February 2018 (

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Training program PhD candidates Research School Political History: 1 January 2018 – 30 June 2018

Date Activity Location
29 January Tutorial 2 Research Strategies Groningen University
14 February Research seminar Dreamworlds and Nightmares University of Amsterdam
26 February Tutorial 3 Sources and Digital Humanities Huygens ING Amsterdam
4 April Tutorial 4 : Working in an international Academic Community Leiden University
18 April Research seminar Military History Breda, Defensie Academie
7-8 June Two-day research seminar Arnhem / Soeterbeeck
20-22 June 6th APH international PhD conference Paris