Visiting Fellow 2017-2018, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Transformations Senior Researcher, International Institute of Social History Assistant Professor, History Department, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam
Research Interests: The history of Dutch capitalism in global comparative perspective; war and economic development; and slavery.
A year-long research and reading course on the history of international society in global context from the early modern period to the near present. Themes include international thought; imperial, national, and post national orders; and projects of civilization, development, and modernization in global context. Students must complete both terms of this course (parts A and B) within the same academic year in order to receive credit.