Netherlands Interuniversity School for Islamic Studies


New board members

We are very happy to announce that two new members have joined the NISIS board. Welcome, Dr. Mònica Colominas Aparicio (University of Groningen) and Prof. Marcel Poorthuis (Tilburg University)!

Dr. Mònica Colominas Aparicio and Prof. Marcel Poorthuis are taking the place of former board members Prof. Marjo Buitelaar (University of Groningen) and Prof. Herman Beck (Tilburg University). We want to thank them again for the invaluable contributions they have made to the NISIS board for many years.


Dr. Mònica Colominas Aparicio

Dr. Mònica Colominas Aparicio is Rosalind Franklin Fellow at the University of Groningen. She is specialized in religious minorities (Muslims, Christians and Jews) in pre-modern Iberia, currently with a focus on al-Andalus.




Prof. Marcel Poorthuis

Prof. Marcel Poorthuis is professor of Interreligious Dialogue at the Tilburg School of Catholic Theology. Please join us in welcoming these new board members. We look forward to working together!