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Results: 1 - 20 of 48
  • 17 Feb 2020
    Kick off: Global Digital Cultures

    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 ...

  • 13 Feb 2020
    Marie Curie Fellowships awarded to three UvA researchers in the Humanities

    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 ...

  • 13 Feb 2020
    Marie Curie Fellowships awarded to thirteen UvA researchers

    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 ...

  • 11 Feb 2020
    UvA's Heritage Collections within reach with the digital exhibition machine

    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 ...

  • 4 Feb 2020
    Funded PhD position at AHM

    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 ...

  • 3 Feb 2020
    Funded PhD Position at ASCA

    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, ...

  • 2 Nov 2019
    Mieke Bal appointed 2020 Linnaeus University’s honorary doctor

    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 ...

  • 30 Aug 2019
    Ihab Saloul appointed professor by special appointment of Memory Studies and Narrative at the University of Bologna

    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), ...

  • 28 Feb 2019
    Four humanities researchers to conduct research at UvA with Marie Curie Fellowship

    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 ...

  • 12 Feb 2019
    Call for Papers: Multiple Materialities of Muslim Marriages

    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 ...

  • 11 Oct 2018
    ASCA Workshop 2019: Realities and Fantasies: Relations, Transformations, Discontinuities

    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 ...

  • 18 Apr 2018
    Esther Peeren, professor of Cultural Analysis

    Dr E. Peeren (1976) has been appointed professor of Cultural Analysis at the Faculty of Humanities of the University of Amsterdam (UvA).

  • 4 Apr 2018
    The UvA and the Faculty of Humanities produce strong showing in latest International Student Barometer

    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 ...

  • 30 Aug 2017
    Emilie Sitzia, professor by special appointment of Illustration

    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.

  • 12 Jun 2017
    Hansje van Halem: in patterns

    From 16 June through 1 October 2017, graphic designer Hansje van Halem responds in the ErfgoedLab to the simultaneous exhibition ‘Modernism: in print’.

  • 29 May 2017
    ASCA International Workshop and Conference: Dissecting Violence: Structures, Imaginaries, Resistances

    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

  • 18 Apr 2017
    Lucy van de Wiel is awarded the Praemium Erasmianum Prize for her dissertation: Freezing Fertility. Oocyte Cryopreservation and the Gender Politics of Ageing.

    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 ...

  • 10 Dec 2016
    ACMES Thesis Prize - Awards Ceremony

    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 ...

  • 23 Nov 2016
    Call for Papers: Urban World-Making

    For the international workshop Urban World-Making, the ASCA Cities Project invites papers that explore contemporary processes of ‘worlding’ in relation to urban environments. ~ Date: Friday 2 June 2017 ~ Location: ...

  • 24 Oct 2016
    Professor J.M. van Winter Stipend 2017

    The board of the Stichting Gastronomische Bibliotheek invites students and researchers to submit requests for the Professor J.M. van Winter Stipend 2017.