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Chris Engberts

PhD candidate

Dr. C.A. Engberts
+31 71 527 1646

Fields of interest

  • Intellectual History
  • History of Oriental Studies
  • Academic History
  • Sociology of Scientific Knowledge



Christiaan Engberts is a PhD student in Herman Paul's research project 'The Scholarly Self: Character, Habit, and Virtue in the Humanities, 1860-1930. More specifically, he works on the sub-project 'Men with a Mission: Informal Accountability Practices'. His research focuses on a case study on informal exchanges amongst scholars in the oriental studies.


Curriculum vitae

In 2010 Christiaan received his MA degree in Philosophy at Leiden University. Subsequently he followed the Research Master program at the Institute for History at the same university. In 2012 he graduated in the specialization 'Migration and Global Interdependence.

PhD candidate

  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Institute for History
  • Algemene Geschiedenis

Work address

Johan Huizinga
Doelensteeg 16
2311 VL Leiden



  • Uitgeverij Jonge Historici Redacteur

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