Robert Stein

Robert  Stein

In 1994, Robert Stein completed his doctoral thesis at Leiden University on Medieval Brabantine Chronicles in the Fifteenth Century. He became Lecturer in Medieval History at Leiden University in 2001 after holding different research positions at Leiden University and the Fryske Akademy. Stein has written extensively on the Low Countries' medieval historiography and the formation of medieval group identities. His current research focuses on the Burgundian Netherlands' unification and the resulting 'culture of accountability.'