Koen van der Lijn

Koen van der Lijn is junior researcher at the LeidenAsiaCentre and a recent graduate of the ResMA Asian Studies at Leiden University. He has a keen interest in modern Chinese history, writing his MA thesis on the historical ties between Qing China and the Netherlands.

Research Interests:

  • Dutch-Chinese relations
  • Modern Chinese history
  • New Diplomatic history
  • Labor history