Conducts research and collects data on the global history of labour, workers, and labour relations

Jaap Kloosterman

Jaap Kloosterman, who was the Institute's deputy director from 1987 to 1993 and has been its director since, has decided to step down. Kloosterman will continue to work at the Institute on a number of research and digital publication projects.

The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences has a vacancy for a Director International Institute of Social History, who is expected to take over at the beginning of 2008.

1 November 2007