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HERILAND is a pan-European research and training network on cultural heritage, led by Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (The Netherlands). Other participating universities are Bezalel Academy of Arts & Design (Jerusalem, Israel); Università degli Studi Roma Tre (Rome, Italy); Göteborgs University (Sweden); University of Newcastle upon Tyne (UK); and Technische Universiteit Delft (The Netherlands).



Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Faculty of Humanities
Prof. dr. Gert-Jan Burgers (project coordinator & supervisor)
Prof. dr. Hans Renes (supervisor)
Dr. Linde Egberts (supervisor)
Marilena Mela (PhD student)

School of Business and Economics
Prof. dr. Henk Scholten (supervisor)
Prof. dr. Jaap Boter (supervisor)
Dr. Niels van Manen (training coordinator & supervisor)
Dr. Maurice de Kleijn (data coordinator)
Hadewijch van Delft (project manager)
Ellen Woudstra (communications manager)
Georgia Tsianta (PhD student)

Faculty of Social Sciences
Dr. Pieter Wagenaar (supervisor)
Prof. dr. Hans Renes (supervisor)
Alana Castro (PhD student)

Bezalel Academy of Arts & Design
Prof. dr. Els Verbakel (scientist in charge & supervisor)
Prof. dr. Michael Turner (supervisor)
Adva Hadar Matar (supervisor) 
Komal Potdar (PhD student)
Ana Jayone Yarza Perez (PhD student)

Università degli Studi Roma Tre
Dr. Maria Segarra (scientist in charge & supervisor)
Prof. dr. Francesco Cellini (supervisor)
Tinatin Mepharishvili (PhD student)
Sofia Arbara (PhD student)

Göteborgs University
Prof. dr. Ola Wetterberg (scientist in charge & supervisor)
Dr. Krister Olsson (supervisor) 
Rebecca Staats (PhD student)
Maitri Dore (PhD student)

University of Newcastle upon Tyne
Prof. dr. Sam Turner (scientist in charge & supervisor)
Dr. Graham Fairclough (supervisor)
Rusudan Mirzikashvili (PhD student)
Anna Tonk (PhD student)

Technische Universiteit Delft
Prof. dr. Ana Pereira Roders (scientist in charge & supervisor)
Nan Bai (PhD student)
Maria Valese (PhD student)