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Results: 1 - 20 of 33
  • “We are all in this together” – Connectivity and Community in Isolation
    18 Sep 2020
    Call for papers 2021 ASCA Workshop organized by Jori Snels and Lok Yee Wong | Amsterdam, June 23-25 (Wed to Fri), 2021.
  • Boris Noordenbos
    Conspiracy theories and the socialist past
    3 Sep 2020
    Many classic conspiracy theories concern the withholding of information from the public. In Central and Eastern Europe, however, suspicion is more commonly aimed at outside influences. Thanks to an ERC Starting Grant ...
  • Eight UvA researchers receive ERC Starting Grants
    3 Sep 2020
    The European Research Council (ERC) has this year awarded Starting Grants to eight UvA researchers. The laureates are: Thijs Bol, Janna Cousijn, Efstratios Gavves, Imke Harbers, Kristine Krause, Sanne Kruikemeier, ...
  • Kick off: Global Digital Cultures
    17 Feb 2020
    On Friday, 27 March 2020, the University of Amsterdam will kick-off its new research priority area ‘Global Digital Cultures’ (GDC). Researchers and students from all faculties at the UvA are warmly invited to this ...
  • Marie Curie Fellowships awarded to three UvA researchers in the Humanities
    13 Feb 2020
    Three talented researchers of the Faculty of Humanities have been awarded Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships to conduct their research. The fellowships are personal grants, which range from around €175,000 ...
  • Marie Curie Fellowships awarded to thirteen UvA researchers
    13 Feb 2020
    Thirteen talented UvA researchers have been awarded Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships to conduct their research. The fellowships are personal grants, which range from around €175,000 to €280,000 euros for ...
  • Discover a new way of putting together your own presentations. Image: metabotnik.com/projects/599/Bidloo-093
    UvA's Heritage Collections within reach with the digital exhibition machine
    11 Feb 2020
    Until 15 March, you will find a very special touch screen in the entrance hall of the University Library at the Singel. This customised installation contains digital exhibitions of heritage collections put together ...
  • Funded PhD position at AHM
    4 Feb 2020
    The Amsterdam School for Heritage, Memory and Material Culture (AHM) invites applications for a PhD position at the Faculty of Humanities, tenable from 1 September 2020 (4 years, 1 FTE). The deadline for applications ...
  • Funded PhD Position at ASCA
    3 Feb 2020
    The Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis invites applications for a PhD position at the Faculty of Humanities, tenable from 1 September 2020 (4 years, 1 FTE). The deadline for applications is 31 March, 12:00 (noon, ...
  • Mieke Bal
    Mieke Bal appointed 2020 Linnaeus University’s honorary doctor
    2 Nov 2019
    Mieke Bal has been appointed honorary doctor 2020 by the Faculty of Arts and Humanities. Mieke Bal is professor of literary theory and cultural analysis at the University of Amsterdam. She has an indisputable world ...
  • Ihab Saloul
    Ihab Saloul appointed professor by special appointment of Memory Studies and Narrative at the University of Bologna
    30 Aug 2019
    From September 2019 until September 2022, Ihab Saloul will hold the chair 'Memory Studies and Narrative' at the International Centre for the Humanities Studies ‘Umberto Eco' (ex Scuola Superiore di Studi Umanistici), ...
  • Map of Europe containing pushpins
    Four humanities researchers to conduct research at UvA with Marie Curie Fellowship
    28 Feb 2019
    Four talented researchers in the humanities have been awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship to conduct research at the University of Amsterdam (UvA): Giulia Frezza (Amsterdam Center for Language and ...
  • Call for Papers: Multiple Materialities of Muslim Marriages
    12 Feb 2019
    This workshop is organized as part of the ERC-funded research project on ‘Problematizing “Muslim Marriages”: Ambiguities and Contestations’ hosted by the Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research and the ...
  • ASCA
    ASCA Workshop 2019: Realities and Fantasies: Relations, Transformations, Discontinuities
    11 Oct 2018
    ASCA Workshop, 10-12 April 2019, University of Amsterdam. Organized by Divya Nadkarni, Alex Thinius, and Nadia de Vries. Keynotes: Jonathan Culler (Cornell University), Annabelle Dufourcq (RU Nijmegen), Nkiru Nzegwu ...
  • Prof Esther Peeren, professor Cultural analysis
    Esther Peeren, professor of Cultural Analysis
    18 Apr 2018
    Dr E. Peeren (1976) has been appointed professor of Cultural Analysis at the Faculty of Humanities of the University of Amsterdam (UvA).
  • The UvA and the Faculty of Humanities produce strong showing in latest International Student Barometer
    4 Apr 2018
    International students have ranked the University of Amsterdam (UvA) first in the Netherlands for being 'a good place to be'. With a rating above 97%, the Faculty of Humanities scores particularly high in this ...
  • Prof Emilie Sitzia, professor Illustration
    Emilie Sitzia, professor by special appointment of Illustration
    30 Aug 2017
    Dr E. Sitzia (1978) has been named professor by special appointment of Illustration at the University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Humanities. The chair was established on behalf of the Fiep Westendorp Foundation.
  • ASCA
    ASCA International Workshop and Conference: Dissecting Violence: Structures, Imaginaries, Resistances
    29 May 2017
    Call for papers for the 17th ASCA Workshop: Dissecting Violence: Structures, Imaginaries, Resistance to be held in Amsterdam, 4-6 April 2018. Organizers: Peyman Amiri, Natasha Basu, Bernardo Caycedo
  • Lucy
    Lucy van de Wiel is awarded the Praemium Erasmianum Prize for her dissertation: Freezing Fertility. Oocyte Cryopreservation and the Gender Politics of Ageing.
    18 Apr 2017
    Since 1988, the Praemium Erasmianum Foundation awards annual Research Prizes. A maximum of five prizes of € 3,000 each are awarded to young academic researchers in the humanities and social sciences, who have written ...
  • Acmes
    ACMES Thesis Prize - Awards Ceremony
    10 Dec 2016
    On 15 December, the Amsterdam Centre for Middle Eastern Studies Amsterdam (ACMES) will award two prizes for Best BA thesis and Best MA thesis in Middle Eastern Studies for work completed at the UvA during the ...