Tilburg School of Humanities

Communication, Culture, Philosophy, Religion and Liberal Arts and Sciences

Research Institute

Research activities of the academic staff of the School are embedded within the Research Institute of Humanities and Digital Sciences. The research is organized in research programs. Within the research programs, different programs and projects can be distinguished.

The Graduate School is part of the Research Institute of Humanities and Digital Sciences. The Graduate School takes care of all the activities related to the training of scientific researchers. It provides both MPhil and PhD programs.

Executive Committee

The Executive Committee of the Research Institute is formed by:

Vice-dean of Research

Swerts, M.G.J.
Name prof. dr. M.G.J. Swerts
Tilburg School of Humanities
Department of Communication and Information Sciences
Position Full Professor
Room D 408
Phone +31 13 466 2922
E-mail m.g.j.swerts@tilburguniversity.edu

Secretary

Loo, M.J. van
Name M.J. (Marjet) van Loo MA
Research Support Team TSH
Position Research Policy Advisor
Room D 111
Phone +31 13 466 2540
E-mail m.j.vanloo@tilburguniversity.edu

Secretary Graduate School

Rodil LLera, M.J.
Name M.J. (María José) Rodil LLera
Research Support Team TSH
Position PhD coordinator GS Humanities
Room D 112
Phone +31 13 466 3494
E-mail m.j.rodil@tilburguniversity.edu

Executive Committee Graduate School

The Executive Committee of the Research Institute is formed by:

Vice-dean Research

Swerts, M.G.J.
Name prof. dr. M.G.J. Swerts
Tilburg School of Humanities
Department of Communication and Information Sciences
Position Full Professor
Room D 408
Phone +31 13 466 2922
E-mail m.g.j.swerts@tilburguniversity.edu

Manager Research Institute

Jongen, L.M.
Name drs. L.M. (Loes) Jongen
Education Support Team TSH
Position Head Education/Research Support Team TSH
Room D 114
Phone +31 13 466 2643
E-mail l.m.jongen@tilburguniversity.edu

Secretary Graduate School

Rodil LLera, M.J.
Name M.J. (María José) Rodil LLera
Research Support Team TSH
Position PhD coordinator GS Humanities
Room D 112
Phone +31 13 466 3494
E-mail m.j.rodil@tilburguniversity.edu

Research Advisory Board

The Research Advisory Board (FOZ) consists of the TSHD program leaders and directors of research centers. A number of times a year the FOZ confers with the Vice-Dean of Research regarding issues concerning research. In this manner, the FOZ supports the Vice-Dean in developing and implementing the Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences’ research policy.

Composition of the Research Advisory Board:

Vice-dean of Research

Swerts, M.G.J.
Name prof. dr. M.G.J. Swerts
Tilburg School of Humanities
Department of Communication and Information Sciences
Position Full Professor
Room D 408
Phone +31 13 466 2922
E-mail m.g.j.swerts@tilburguniversity.edu

Manager of Research

Jongen, L.M.
Name drs. L.M. (Loes) Jongen
Education Support Team TSH
Position Head Education/Research Support Team TSH
Room D 114
Phone +31 13 466 2643
E-mail l.m.jongen@tilburguniversity.edu

Communication and Information Sciences

Krahmer, E.J.
Name prof. dr. E.J. Krahmer
Tilburg School of Humanities
Department of Communication and Information Sciences
Position Full Professor
Room D 338
Phone +31 13 466 3070
E-mail e.j.krahmer@tilburguniversity.edu
Postma, E.O.
Name prof. dr. E.O. (Eric) Postma
Tilburg School of Humanities
Department of Communication and Information Sciences
Position Full Professor
Room D 343
Phone +31 13 466 2655
E-mail e.o.postma@tilburguniversity.edu

Culture Studies

Backus, A.M.
Name prof. dr. A.M. Backus
Tilburg School of Humanities
Department of Culture Studies
Position Full Professor
Room D 212
Phone +31 13 466 2654
E-mail a.m.backus@tilburguniversity.edu
Beck, H.L.
Name prof. dr. H.L. Beck
Tilburg School of Humanities
Department of Culture Studies
Position Full Professor
Room D 222
Phone +31 13 466 2583
E-mail h.l.beck@tilburguniversity.edu

Philosophy

Sie, M.M.S.K.
Name prof. dr. M.M.S.K. (Maureen) Sie
Tilburg School of Humanities
Department of Philosophy
Position Full Professor
Room D 233
Phone +31 13 466 4228
E-mail m.m.s.k.sie@tilburguniversity.edu

PhD-advisors

Haas, M. de
Name M. (Mirjam) de Haas MSc
Tilburg School of Humanities
Department of Communication and Information Sciences
Position PhD-student
Room D 329
Phone +31 13 466 4532
E-mail mirjam.dehaas@tilburguniversity.edu
Koning, D.D.C. de
Name D.D.C. (Deborah) de Koning MA
Tilburg School of Humanities
Department of Culture Studies
Position PhD-student
Room D 202
Phone +31 13 466 4457
E-mail d.d.c.dekoning@tilburguniversity.edu

Secretary

Loo, M.J. van
Name M.J. (Marjet) van Loo MA
Research Support Team TSH
Position Research Policy Advisor
Room D 111
Phone +31 13 466 2540
E-mail m.j.vanloo@tilburguniversity.edu

Program Directors

The program directors lead the implementation of the research programs. Among their tasks is the development and the implementation of the research program, construct the research group, monitor the progress and supervision of PhD candidates, the spending the financial resources, and the acquisition of direct and indirect funding.

Creative Computing

Louwerse, M.M.
Name prof. dr. M.M. Louwerse
Tilburg School of Humanities
Department of Communication and Information Sciences
Position Hoogleraar
Room D 330
Phone +31 13 466 3852
E-mail m.m.louwerse@tilburguniversity.edu
Postma, E.O.
Name prof. dr. E.O. (Eric) Postma
Tilburg School of Humanities
Department of Communication and Information Sciences
Position Full Professor
Room D 343
Phone +31 13 466 2655
E-mail e.o.postma@tilburguniversity.edu

Language, Communication and Cognition

Krahmer, E.J.
Name prof. dr. E.J. Krahmer
Tilburg School of Humanities
Department of Communication and Information Sciences
Position Full Professor
Room D 338
Phone +31 13 466 3070
E-mail e.j.krahmer@tilburguniversity.edu
Swerts, M.G.J.
Name prof. dr. M.G.J. Swerts
Tilburg School of Humanities
Department of Communication and Information Sciences
Position Full Professor
Room D 408
Phone +31 13 466 2922
E-mail m.g.j.swerts@tilburguniversity.edu

Rapid Social and Cultural Transformation: Online & Offline

Backus, A.M.
Name prof. dr. A.M. Backus
Tilburg School of Humanities
Department of Culture Studies
Position Full Professor
Room D 212
Phone +31 13 466 2654
E-mail a.m.backus@tilburguniversity.edu

Confidants PhD Students

Krahmer, E.J.
Name prof. dr. E.J. Krahmer
Tilburg School of Humanities
Department of Communication and Information Sciences
Position Full Professor
Room D 338
Phone +31 13 466 3070
E-mail e.j.krahmer@tilburguniversity.edu
Meijsing, M.A.M.M.
Name dr. M.A.M.M. Meijsing
Tilburg School of Humanities
Department of Philosophy
Position Teacher, Instructor , Lecturer
Room D 234
Phone +31 13 466 2011
E-mail m.meijsing@tilburguniversity.edu