About me

Bio fotoDr. Moniek M. Kuijpers

– Postdoctoral Fellow at the Digital Humanities Lab of the University of Basel, Switzerland

– Board Member of the Society for Empirical Studies of Literature (IGEL) – In charge of training schools

– Member of E-READ (Evolution of Reading in the Age of Digitisation), member of PALA (Poetics and Linguistics Association)

– Research interests: absorption and flow experience (during reading), (literary) reading experience, reading and well-being, bibliotherapy, empirical aesthetics/empirical literary studies, story literacy, reading habits, psychometrics



  • 2010 – 2014           PhD in Empirical Literary Studies / Utrecht University
  • 2007 – 2009          ReMA Literary & Cultural Studies / Groningen University
  • 2004 – 2007          BA Arts, Media & Culture Studies / Groningen University