The winner of the 2024 EAC Thesis Award

2 July 2024

The 2024 EAC Thesis Award winner – Gijs Hoekstra of Erasmus University Rotterdam!

The EAC received 11 submissions for the 2024 EAC Thesis Award from Cardiff University, the University of Porto, the University of Bordeaux Montaigne, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, the American University in Cairo, Leiden University, and Erasmus University. The jurors of the 2024 EAC Thesis Award were impressed by the quality of the applications and, after thorough evaluation, have chosen the winning thesis: “Parallel Lives or Overlapping Worlds? Explaining the development of the social lives and interactions of Mediterranean migrants in the Rotterdam port region, 1960 – 1980” written by Gijs Hoekstra of Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

Thank you again to all the applicants and everyone who helped to promote the award. The next EAC Thesis Award will take place in 2026. Keep an eye on our news!

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