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Research schools

Amsterdam Institute for Humanities Research (AIHR)
The Amsterdam Institute for Humanities Research (AIHR) is a broad research institute covering research in all important subdisciplines of the humanities.

Amsterdam Center for Language and Communication (ACLC)

The ACLC is an inclusive research environment in which linguists with different theoretical convictions collaborate in combining multiple sources of evidence.

Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis (ASCA)

ASCA is a research community devoted to the comparative and interdisciplinary study of culture (in all its forms and expressions) from a broad humanities perspective.

Amsterdam School for Heritage, Memory and Material Culture (AHM)

AHM is a research institute and doctoral school committed to the analysis of the remnants and narratives of the past in the present and the remaking of pasts into heritage, memory and material culture.

Amsterdam School of Historical Studies (ASH)

ASH represents and fostering the study of the human past from Antiquity to the present day, and its research, which concerns both themes (such as religion, the city, theater) and periods (such the Middle Ages or the Renaissance), is conducted from within an interdisciplinary perspective.

Amsterdam School for Regional, Transnational and European Studies (ARTES)

ARTES combines humanities and social science-based approaches to the study of Europe and other world regions. Its research concerns political, intellectual and institutional cultures in their national and transnational contexts.

Institute for Logic, Language and Computation (ILLC)

The ILLC focuses on processes related to the encoding, transmission and comprehension of information. The ILLC is an AIHR research school, but it is also an independent, interfaculty research institute belonging to both the Faculty of Humanities and the Faculty of Science.