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dr. R.J. Stapel
International Institute of Social History
P.O. Box 2169
1000 CD Amsterdam
The Netherlands
Phone: +31 20 6685866
E-mail: rombert.stapel@iisg.nl
Personal website: http://www.rombertstapel.com/
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Current Appointments
International Institute of Social History
2015–  Postdoctoral Researcher
2013–  Researcher, ‘Global Collaboratory on the History of Labour Relations, 1500-2000’

Education
2008–2017  Ph.D., History (cum laude / with distinction), Leiden University, NL
Dissertation Title:  The Late Fifteenth-Century Utrecht Chronicle of the Teutonic Order: Manuscripts, Sources, and Authorship
2001–2008  M.A., Medieval History, Leiden University, NL
Thesis Title (translated):  ‘Among these knights are also priests’. A prosopographical study of the priest-brethren of the Teutonic Order in the Utrecht bailiwick, 1350-1600

Professional Experience
2015  Global Fellow, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History, Harvard University, USA
2010–2015  Lecturer (various appointments), Institute for History, Leiden University, NL
2008–2013  Guest-Ph.D. Student, Institute for History, Leiden University, NL
2008–2012  Ph.D. Student, Fryske Akademy, Leeuwarden, NL

Honors & Awards
2011  ADHO Bursary Award, DH Conference at Stanford University, Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations

Publications
Thesis

Refereed Journal Articles

Book Chapters

Working Papers

Refereed Conference Proceedings

Book Reviews

Datasets

Manuscripts in progress

Stapel, R. J. The Late Fifteenth-Century Utrecht Chronicle of the Teutonic Order: Manuscripts, Sources, and Authorship. Book proposal in progress.
Stapel, R. J. and Saridjo, C. M. (transl.) The Late Fifteenth-Century Utrecht Chronicle of the Teutonic Order: Edition and English Translation. Book proposal in progress.
Hofmeester, K. M., Stapel, R. J. and Zijdeman, R. L. (eds) Self-Employment in Historical Perspective. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press. Book proposal in progress.
Stapel, R. J. and Zijdeman, R. L. ‘Gender Patterns of Self-Employment in the United States 1850-2010’, in: Hofmeester, K. M., Stapel, R. J. and Zijdeman, R. L. (eds) Self-Employment in Historical Perspective. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press. Book chapter in progress.
Zuijderduijn, C. J., Stapel, R. J. and Lucassen, J. M. W. G. ‘Coin Production in the Low Countries: fourteenth century to the present’. Journal article submitted.

Presentations
2017
Rombert Stapel (Invited speaker), A New Historical Atlas of the Low Countries (ca. 1350-1795). IISH Brown Bag Meetings, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), Jaco Zuijderduijn, Jan Lucassen, Kerim Meijer, Coin Production in the Low Countries. 14th century to the present. Digital Humanities Benelux Conference 2017, Utrecht, Netherlands
Rombert Stapel (Invited speaker), Kaart van het Graafschap Holland (1795). Boekpresentatie ‘Heerlijkheden in Holland’, Noord-Hollands Archief, Haarlem, Netherlands
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), Database van muntproductie in de Lage Landen, 14e eeuw – heden. Jubileumcongres 125 jaar Koninklijk Genootschap voor Munt en Penningkunde, Utrecht, Netherlands
Rombert Stapel (Invited speaker), A New Historical Atlas of the Low Countries: Creating a Historical Boundaries GIS and Linking Medieval and Early Modern Historical Statistics (ca. 1350-1795). Digital Thursday, Groningen, Netherlands
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), Muntslag in de Lage Landen 14e eeuw – heden. Database en web applicatie. Muntslag in de Lage Landen: Een Symposium, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Rombert Stapel (Organiser), Muntslag in de Lage Landen: Een Symposium, Amsterdam, Netherlands

2016
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), Richard L. Zijdeman (Speaker), The Influence of Educational Attainment on Self-Employment across Occupational Sectors: United States, 1850-2010. Self-Employment in Historical Perspective: Global Collaboratory on the History of Labour Relations Workshop, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Rombert Stapel (Organiser), Richard L. Zijdeman (Organiser), Karin Hofmeester (Organiser), Self-Employment in Historical Perspective: Global Collaboratory on the History of Labour Relations Workshop, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), Reconstruction of labour relations in the North Sea region in the Late Middle Ages: Spatio-temporal analysis using historical GIS, taxation records, and coin finds. Digital Humanities 2016, Krakow, Poland
Richard L. Zijdeman (Speaker), Rombert Stapel, Work in a globalised world. Allocation algorithm to add labour relations to digitised census data. Digital Humanities 2016, Krakow, Poland
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), Geographical spread of deep monetization in late medieval England and Wales. 11th European Social Science History Conference, Valencia, Spain
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), Allocation algorithm for labour relations in digitised census data: India 1983-2004. XI. International Conference on Labour History, Noida, India

2015
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), Richard L. Zijdeman (Speaker), Describing and Explaining Shifts in Labour Relations Using a Micro-Macro Approach. Social Sciences and History Association, Baltimore, MD, United States
Rombert Stapel (Invited speaker), Long Term Shifts in Labor Relations in the United States (1850-2010) Using Digitized Census Data. Weatherhead Initiative on Global History Lunch Seminar, Cambridge, MA, United States
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), Labour relations in Portugal 1900-1930. Final Workshop of the project “Labour relations in Portugal and the Lusophone World 1800-2000”, Lisbon, Portugal
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), Middeleeuws ‘plagiaat’ en de reconstructie van schrijversnetwerken. Advanced Humanities Group oploop, The Hague, Netherlands

2014
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), Richard L. Zijdeman (Speaker), Describing and explaining shifts in labour relations using a micro‐macro approach. Digital Humanities Benelux Conference 2014, The Hague, Netherlands
Jan Lucassen (Speaker), Rombert Stapel, Shifts in Labour Relations in India 1800-2000. X. International Conference on Labour History, V.V. Giri National Labour Institute, Noida, Noida, India
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), Ontmoetingen met middeleeuws Lijfland, Historische Studenten Vereniging Leiden. Leiden, Netherlands
Jan Lucassen (Invited speaker), Rombert Stapel (Invited speaker), Reconstructing labour relations for India 1500-now. Research Seminars Social and Economic History of Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands

2013
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), Die jüngere Hochmeisterchronik. Geschichtsschreibung, Kultur- und Wissenstransfer zwischen Preußen, Livland und die Balleien. 6. Nachwuchsforum im Rahmen der 17. Ordines Militares – Colloquia Torunensia Historica, Toruń, Poland

2012
Rombert Stapel (Invited speaker), Priester in der Ballei Utrecht. Internationale Historische Kommission zur Erforschung des Deutschen Ordens, Vienna, Austria

2011
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), Stilometrische onderzoek naar de auteur(s) van Nederlandse kroniek van de Duitse Orde. LUICD Conference 2011: Things to Do with Texts. Approaches to Medieval and Early Modern Textual Cultures, Leiden, Netherlands
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), One, two or three authors? A Medieval Detective Story Involving a Teutonic Order’s Chronicle. International Medieval Congress, Leeds, United Kingdom
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), Layer upon layer. “Computational archaeology” in 15th century Middle Dutch historiography. Digital Humanities 2011, Stanford, CA, United States

2010
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), De Utrechtse Croniken van der Duytscher Oirden. Duitse Orde-geschiedschrijving in een periode van transitie. De geestelijke ridderorden in de Nederlanden. 20e Symposium van de Contactgroep Signum, Gemert, Netherlands
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), Writing in the “Periphery”. The Teutonic Order’s History from the Bailiwicks’ Standpoint. Between Stability and Transformation. Textual Traditions in the Medieval Netherlands, Ghent, Belgium
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), This Land Is Ours to Keep: Legitimation Strategies in a Teutonic Order’s Chronicle in the Late Fifteenth Century. Cambridge International Chronicles Symposium, Cambridge, United Kingdom

2009
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), Die Jüngere Hochmeisterchronik. Kodikologische Hinweise und provisorische Resultate der Forschung. 5. Nachwuchsforum im Rahmen der 15. Ordines Militares – Colloquia Torunensia Historica, Zamek Bierzgłowski, Poland
Rombert Stapel (Speaker), Power to the educated? Priest-brethren and their education, using data of the Utrecht bailiwick of the Teutonic Order,. Military Orders 5, Power and Politics, Cardiff, United Kingdom

Grants
2017–2018  OpenGazAm: Linked Open Data Gazetteers of the Americas (R. J. Stapel (PI)). CLARIAH Research Pilot. €58.000.
2017–2019  TICCLAT: Text-Induced Corpus Correction and Lexical Assessment Tool (Reynaert, M. (PI), Keuleers, E., van der Sloot, K., Depuydt, K., Bloothooft, G. & Stapel, R. J.). eScience Center Advancing Scientific Discovery in the Humanities Call. €100.000 and 1fte/yr contribution in kind. R.J. Stapel: €5.000.
2016–2017  Coin Production in the Low Countries, 1334-1789 (C. J. Zuijderduijn (PI), R. J. Stapel and J. M. W. G. Lucassen). Small Data Project, Data Archiving and Networked Services. €8.000

Professional Memberships
Historische Kommission für ost- und westpreußische Landesforschung
European Association for Digital Humanities
Society for the Study of the Crusades and the Latin East
Koninklijk Nederlands Historisch Genootschap
Maatschappij der Nederlandse Letterkunde