Lieke van Deinsen (1987) works at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. She studied Dutch Language & Culture (BA) and Literature & Literary Theory (RMA) and holds a Ph.D. (2017) in early modern literary  and cultural history. In 2015-2016 she was awarded the Johan Huizinga Fellowship (Rijksmuseum) and Elsevier Fellowship (Scaliger Institute Leiden) to conduct research on the production and circulation of author portraits in the Low Countries. Van Deinsen published in several national and international journals.

See also: Compiling lists in times of cultural crisis (NWO news article)