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Results: 621 - 639 of 639
  • 3 May 2012
    Nine subsidies from NWO Research Talent programme for UvA research

    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has accepted nine proposals from the University of Amsterdam (UvA) as part of the Research Talent subsidy programme of the NWO Division of Social Sciences ...

  • 23 Apr 2012
    Ellen Rutten appointed Professor of Literature (with a focus on Slavonic literature and culture)

    Dr Ellen Rutten has been appointed Professor of Literature (with a focus on Slavonic literature and culture) at the Faculty of Humanities of the University of Amsterdam.

  • 18 Apr 2012
    What is the role of religion in European society?

    During the conference 'Regimes of Religious Pluralism in 20th Century Europe' the role of religion in 20th century Europe will be discussed with a host of lectures and speakers. The conference is being jointly ...

  • 18 Apr 2012
    Christoph Lindner appointed Professor of Media Studies

    Christoph Lindner (1971) has been appointed Professor of Media Studies (with a specific focus on television) at the Faculty of Humanities of the University of Amsterdam.

  • 10 Apr 2012
    Rubicon grant for six UvA talents

    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded three promising international researchers a Rubicon grant, which will enable them to conduct research at the University of Amsterdam (UvA).

  • 4 Apr 2012
    Faculty of Humanities researcher wins Veegens Prize 2012

    Faculty of Humanities researcher Lodewijk Petram has been awarded the Dirk Jacob Veegens Prize 2012.

  • 30 Mar 2012
    International award for UvA archaeologist Joris Kila

    UvA scholar Joris Kila will be awarded the 2012 Art Protection and Security Award jointly with Dr Karl von Habsburg. The award is presented annually by ARCA, the Association for Research into Crimes against Art. Last ...

  • 29 Mar 2012
    Open access: Tijdschrift De Zeventiende Eeuw

    Het tijdschrift De Zeventiende Eeuw verschijnt voortaan naast gedrukt ook online en is in digitale vorm vrij toegankelijk.

  • 15 Mar 2012
    Foto: Jeroen Oerlemans
    J. Eidem appointed Professor by Special Appointment of West Asian Archaeology

    Dr J. Eidem (1956) has been appointed Professor by Special Appointment of West Asian Archaeology at the Faculty of Humanities of the University of Amsterdam (UvA).

  • 27 Feb 2012
    Jeroen Oerlemans
    K.H. van Dalen-Oskam appointed Professor of Computational Literary Studies

    Dr K.H. van Dalen-Oskam (1963) has been appointed Professor of Computational Literary Studies at the Faculty of Humanities of the University of Amsterdam (UvA). The chair was designated in cooperation with the ...

  • 24 Feb 2012
    J.P.B. Jonker appointed Professor by Special Appointment of Business History

    Dr J.P.B. Jonker (1955) has been named Professor by Special Appointment of Business History, including social aspects, at the University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Humanities. The chair was designated on behalf ...

  • 6 Feb 2012
    Henkjan Honing appointed professor of Cognitive and Computational Musicology

    Henkjan Honing (1959) has been appointed Professor of Cognitive and Computational Musicology at both the Faculty of Humanities and the Faculty of Science of the University of Amsterdam as of 1 March 2012.

  • 6 Feb 2012
    Prof Henkjan Honing, professor Music cognition
    Henkjan Honing (1959) appointed Professor of Cognitive and Computational Musicology

    Henkjan Honing (1959) has been appointed Professor of Cognitive and Computational Musicology at both the Faculty of Humanities and the Faculty of Science of the University of Amsterdam.

  • 30 Jan 2012
    Major NWO grant for researching paints used in fine arts

    Within the framework of Science4Arts programme, The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has provided funding for the project titled ‘How paint changes: consequences for conservation, presentation ...

  • 16 Jan 2012
    UvA classicist Irene de Jong’s Iliad commentary to be published in Cambridge series

    In mid-January, Cambridge University Press will be publishing the latest title in its prestigious Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics series - or ‘Green-Yellows’, as they are known in academic circles (on account of ...

  • 4 Apr 2011
    Court upholds appeal against demolition at BG-terrein

    The Amsterdam District Court has upheld the appeal that opponents had lodged against the listed building permit granted by Amsterdam city council for the construction of the new library at the Binnengasthuisterrein ...

  • 22 Dec 2010
    379th Dies Natalis: Monday, 10 January 2011

    Monday, 10 January 2011 marks the celebration of the 379th Dies Natalis (birthday) of the University of Amsterdam (UvA).

  • 26 Aug 2010
    European parliamentarian Daniel Cohn-Bendit to speak at Academic Year Opening

    The official Opening of the 2010-2011 Academic Year of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) will be held on Monday, 6 September. Taking ‘Europe' as its central theme, Daniel Cohn-Bendit, chairman of the European ...

  • 11 Nov 2009
    Professor of literature Marita Mathijsen appointed Officer in the Order of Orange Nassau

    At a ceremony marking her retirement as professor of Modern Dutch Literature on Friday 30 October, Prof. Marita Mathijsen was appointed Officer in the Order of Orange Nassau. She was presented with the Royal award by ...