National Research School in Classical Studies (OIKOS)

OIKOS is the national Research School in Classical Studies of the Netherlands. It is a collaborative institution of six Dutch universities: Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen (RU), University of Groningen (RUG), Leiden University (UL), University of Amsterdam (UvA), Utrecht University (UU) and VU University Amsterdam (VU). OIKOS organises courses for PhD-students and Research Master students, and unites Dutch reseachers in six different research groups, focused on Graeco-Roman antiquity and its reception. OIKOS stimulates and coordinates collaboration between researchers on both national and international level. 

Additional Info

  • Academic director: prof. dr. Andre Lardinois
  • Secretary: Suzanne van de Liefvoort and Eveline Rutten
  • Leading institution: Radboud University Nijmegen