South Asian performing arts
Faculty of Humanities/Arts
Today, at the Dutch universities South Asian performing arts are represented by Joep Bor only. Since, 2006 he is professor at the Academy of Creative and Performing Arts, one of the seven departments of the Leiden Faculty of Humanities.
In Utrecht, Emmy te Nijenhuis, a Sanskrit scholar specialized in Indian classical music, was appointed at the Indological department since 1964. In Amsterdam, among others Rokus de Groot worked on Indian music until recently.
Utrecht University: Indological Department
|1964-1988||E. te Nijenhuis (associate professor in Indian musicology)|
Amsterdam University (UvA): Musicology
|2000-2012||R. de Groot (professor in musicology)|
|2000-2014||W. van der Meer (associate professor in cultural musicology)|
|2001-2004||S.C. Kersenboom (associate professor in musicology)|
Amsterdam University (UvA): Theatre Studies
|2005-2013||S.C. Kersenboom (associate professor in theatre studies)|
Leiden University: Academy of Creative and Performing Arts
|2006-present||J. Bor (professor of extra-European performing arts studies)|