Cultures, Citizenship and Human Rights


NWO Vici Grants

We congratulate the recipients dr. Els Rose and prof. Barbara Oomen with their awarded Vici grants for each 1.5 million Euros. Both researcher are affiliated with CCHR.

Prof. Barbara Oomen, who holds a chair in the Sociology of Human Rights at Utrecht University, and works at University College Roosevelt, will be researching the relationship between cities, international law and the refuguee crisis. For further information, please visit here.

Medievalist dr. Els Rose was awarded for her research on citizenship discourses in the Early Middle Ages (400-1100). For more information, please visit here.