Hans Boers (1985) studied contemporary history at the university of Antwerp. His thesis is dedicated to the work of the Liège historian and intellectual Léon-Ernest Halkin (1906-1998). He then studied applied language studies (French-English) at the Lessius College in Antwerp.
He was assistant in the department Scientific Activities and Publications of Cegesoma in 2009. He was between December 2010 and September 2013 assistant-coordinator for the project European Holocaust Infrastructure Research (EHRI). Since October 2013, he is editor-in-chief of De Oorlogskranten 1914-1918, and later De Oorlogskranten. Het interbellum 1918-1940, a joint project of Cegesoma and the London publishing house Albertas Limited."
Has left the Centre on 31 October 2016.
- (with Pieter Serrien & Karel Strobbe), Van onze jongens geen nieuws. De dwaaltocht van 300.000 Belgische rekruten aan het begin van de Tweede Wereldoorlog, Anvers, Manteau, 2015, 357 p.
- (with Jelena Dobbels and Ingrid Leonard), "Verhalen sprokkelen langs de frontlijn. Een kritische blik op Ten Oorlog" , in BMGN. Low Countries Historical Review, vol. 130, n° 1, 2015, p. 107-119.