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Joep Schenk


Biographical Note

Joep Schenk (1983) studied history (BA) at the University of Groningen (RuG) and at the University of Bologna (Italy). In 2007 he finished his Master Holocaust and Genocide studies at the University of Amsterdam (UvA/CHGS) with the highest distinction.

Between 2007 and 2008 he worked as researcher and co-writer of the book ‘Oorlog op vijf continenten’ at the Netherlands Institute for War Documentation (NIOD) in Amsterdam. Between 2008 and 2009 he was appointed researcher at the Research Institute for History and Culture at the University of Utrecht (UU) and wrote the book ‘Groningen-gasveld vijftig jaar’.

Since September 2009 Joep Schenk is working as a PhD student at the Erasmusuniversity in Rotterdam (EUR) and is associated with the project ‘Outport and Hinterland. Rotterdam Business and the Ruhr industry 1870-2000’.

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