A department contributes to the preparation and implementation of teaching and research. The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences is made up out of five research departments:

 Department of History
 Department of Literature & Art
 Department of Society Studies
 Department of Political Science
 Department of Philosophy

 List of  FASoS Professors and their chairs


Faculty Office

The Office of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences supports both the primary tasks (i.e. education and research) and the administrative processes. The office is led by a managing director (Dr. C. Streefland).


Educational Programme Committees

Programme Committee Bachelor Arts and Culture

  • Chair: P. Peters
  • Academic staff: M. Reithler, P. Stephenson
  • Students: Melisa Delphia, Simone Gavazzi, Catharina Wahls

Programme Committee Bachelor European Studies

  • Chair: N. Randeraad
  • Academic staff:    A. van Wier, D. Meacham
  • Students: Carlotta Borges, Amber Wouters, Alex Foos

Graduate Programme Committee Europe (and the Globalizing World)

  • ​Chair: A. Spendzharova
  • Academic staff: A. Sierp, T. Blom, E. Fourie
  • Student RMES: Maike Jansen
  • Student ES: Martin Hübner
  • Student EPA: Abigail Mizzi
  • Student GDS: Camilo Garcia Duque

Graduate Programme Committee Arts and Culture

  • Chair: B. de Bruyn    
  • Academic staff: B. Rulof, V. van Saaze, L. van den Hengel
  • Students ALS/PS: Felix Quarnström, Katie MacLeod
  • Students AH/PME: Gonzalo Larrosa, Joost Verheggen

Graduate Programme Committee Media, Technology and Innovation

  • Academic staff and chair: I. Kamphof
  • Members: C. Mody, J. Lachmund
  • Student CAST: Jørgen Hopland    
  • Student ESST: Kas Woudstra
  • Student Media Culture: Olaf Smit

Organisational chart

Organisational Chart FASoS