Prof. dr. H.G.E. (Els) Rose

Celtic and Classics
Director of Research
Medieval Culture
+31 30 253 7813


Honorary Doctorate University of Lausanne (2024)


Professor of Late and Medieval Latin, Utrecht University (2018-now)

NWO VICI (2017-2022) Citizenship Discourses in the Early Middle Ages, 400-1100

Senior Lecturer Medieval Latin, Utrecht University (2010-2018)

Lecturer Medieval Latin, Utrecht University (2008-10)

Guest lecturer Medieval Latin, University of Amsterdam (2007)

Postdoc (NWO-VIDI), Utrecht University (2008-2012): The Dynamics of Apocryphal Traditions in Medieval Religious Culture

Postdoc (NWO-VENI), Utrecht University (2003-2007): Apocrypha in the Latin Middle Ages. Reception and Transmission of Christian Apocryphal Traditions in the Liturgy of the Western Church until the Thirteenth Century

Lecturer Church History, Faculty of Catholic Theology; co-ordinator Liturgical Institute, Tilburg University (2001-2003)


Member, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton (2015)

Fellow, Netherlands Institute for Advanced Studies (2006)

Visiting Scholar, Harvard University (2004)


PhD, Utrecht University, cum laude (12 October 2001)

Phd-student, Utrecht University (1997-2000)

MA (doctoraal) Medieval Studies, Utrecht University, 12 September 1996