Tim Riswick


Tim Riswick is a PhD Candidate at the Radboud Group for Historical Demography and Family History, Department of History, Radboud University Nijmegen. In addition, he is Lecturer in Economic and Social History at the University of Groningen, Education Programme Director of the N.W. Posthumus Institute, and board member of Museum de Kantfabriek

His research interests include historical life course transitions (mortality, fertility, marriage), family history, inequality in life chances, and historical comparative research on East Asia and Western Europe in general. He always tries to promote and encourage young professionals, which is also the main reason for chairing the Association for Young Historical Demographers. Furthermore he is social media editor of The History of the Family

On this website you can find news about his academic work and publications.

Family Schobers around 1932 (personal collection)