Niklas Thode Jensen

Senior Researcher, PhD

  • Rigsdagsgården 9 , Sekretariat

    1218 København K


  • 2 Citations
  • 1 h-Index

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Personal profile

Education/Academic qualification

History, PhD, Københavns Universitet, Saxo-Instituttet

1 Mar 200320 Nov 2006

Award Date: 20 Nov 2006

History, MA, Københavns Universitet, Saxo-Instituttet


History, MA studies, SOAS University of London

1 Sep 19991 Jun 2000

External positions

Archivist, Rigsarkivet

1 Sep 201431 Dec 2017

Research assistant, Statens Naturhistoriske Museum

1 Feb 201431 Dec 2014

Part time lecturer, Københavns Universitet, Saxo-Instituttet

1 Sep 201131 Dec 2014

Postdoc, European University Institute

1 Apr 200930 Mar 2011

Postdoc, Københavns Universitet, Saxo-Instituttet

1 Apr 200830 Mar 2009

Scentific assistant, Medicinsk Museion

1 Jan 200830 Mar 2008

Research assistant, Retsmedicinsk Institut, Det Sundhedsvidenskabelige Fakultet, Københavns Universitet


Part time lecturer, Københavns Universitet, Saxo-Instituttet

1 Sep 200631 Dec 2007

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Research Output

The Governor's Residence in Tranquebar: The House and the Daily Life of Its People, 1770-1845

Jensen, N. T., 1 Mar 2020, 6 p.

Research output: Other contributionNet publication - Internet publicationCommunication

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Translating Nature: Changes in the perception and utilization of Science in the Halle Mission in South India, c. 1706-1813

Jensen, N. T., 20 Jan 2020, In : Indian Journal of History of Science. 54, 4, p. 456-475

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Laboratoriet ved verdens ende: Om det naturvidenskabelige arbejde i den danske Halle-Mission i Tranquebar, ca. 1709-1813.

Jensen, N. T., 1 Oct 2019, In : Siden Saxo. 2019, 3, p. 4-15 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleCommunication

Negotiating People, Plants and Empires: The field work of Johann Gerhard König in South and South East Asia, 1768-1785

Jensen, N. T., 2018, Linnaeus, Natural History and the Circulation of Knowledge.. Hodacs, H., Nyberg, K. & S. V. D. (eds.). Oxford: Voltaire Foundation, p. 187-210 23 p. (Oxford University Studies in the Enlightenment, Vol. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review


  • 10 Lecture and oral contribution
  • 1 Peer review of manuscripts
  • 1 Editor of Research journal

Aarhus Universitetsforlag (Publisher)

Niklas Thode Jensen (Editor)

20 Jul 202022 Jul 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPeer review of manuscriptsResearch

Botanik og kolonialisme

Niklas Thode Jensen (Lecturer)

5 Mar 2020

Activity: Talk or presentationLecture and oral contribution

De danske kolonier i Indien og kilderne til deres historie

Niklas Thode Jensen (Lecturer)

21 Nov 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationLecture and oral contribution

Press / Media

Electric experiments in the Gardens of Tranquebar and the Halls of Tanjore

Niklas Thode Jensen


3 Media contributions

Press/Media: Press / Media

Tranquebar: An early Indo-Danish Hub of Science

Niklas Thode Jensen


2 Media contributions

Press/Media: Press / Media