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Leon van Wissen

Computational Neerlandist

University of Amsterdam

Biography

I am a scientific programmer at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) for the Golden Agents project and CREATE working with historical databases and linked data.

Interests

  • Language Technology and the Semantic Web
  • Dutch literature
  • Early modern history
  • Cycling

Education

  • MA (Research) in Literary Studies and Computational Linguistics, 2015-2018

    Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

  • BA in Dutch language and culture, 2012-2015

    Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Projects

roar

Ontology to describe Reconstructions and Observations in Archival Resources

Hollywood Science: Art, Science and Film

Course tought at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam in 2017 and 2018.

Teaching

Courses thought

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Faculty of Humanities

Faculty of Humanities, department Language, Literatuur & Communication

  • Hollywood Science, Art, Science and Film - Teacher (Spring '18)

    Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

  • Hollywood Science, Art, Science and Film - Teacher (Fall '17)

    Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

  • Methods and Techniques - Teaching assistant (Spring '17)

    Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

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