Wijnand Mijnhardt Website
Prof. dr. Wijnand Mijnhardt is a professor of medieval history, in particular of culture, mentality and history of ideas. He is also director of Descartes Centre for the History and Philosophy of the Sciences and the Humanities. Wijnand Mijnhardt specializes in cultural history from 1650 to 1850. In recent years, he focuses mainly on the intellectual history of Enlightenment and Romanticism, the history of science and the history of cultural and scientific infrastructure.