Netherlands Interuniversity School for Islamic Studies


PhD Defense Sophie Spaan

On 9 April 2021, NISIS member Sophie Spaan (KU Leuven) defended her PhD research entitled “Laying the foundations for Islam in Western Europe in the interwar period: Muslim religious institutions and European colonial policies.” For more information about the defense, please click here.

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NISIS Chapter Clinic

On Friday 9 October 2020, NISIS is organizing a chapter clinic led by Prof. Gabrielle van den Berg, Prof. Dick Douwes, and Prof. Christian Lange. Together with the other participants, you will discuss a chapter of your master thesis or dissertation, or another dissertation-related paper you are working on. This chapter clinic will give you…

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NISIS Masterclass #1: “Interdisciplinarity in the Study of Islam and of Islamic History”

On July 7, the first session of the NISIS Masterclass “The Past and Future of Islamic Studies” will take place. The theme for this session is “Interdisciplinarity in the Study of Islam and of Islamic History” and the speakers are dr. Edmund Hayes, prof. Aaron Hughes and prof. Christian Lange.  Please note that registration is…

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NISIS Masterclass Series: The Past and Future of Islamic Studies

This summer, the NISIS Masterclass Series “The Past and Future of Islamic Studies” will start. As of now, you can register for the Masterclass by getting in touch with the NISIS Junior Council. In this series of masterclasses, convened by the NISIS Junior Council, we examine and interrogate the changing scholarly landscape in Islamic and…

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