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Results: 1 - 20 of 44
  • 27 Nov 2019
    Eurocentrism in European History and Memory

    The book investigates the role imaginings of the European past since the eighteenth century played in the construction of a Europeanist worldview and the ways in which ‘Europe’ was constructed in literature and art. ...

  • 16 Jul 2019
    Veni research grants for 23 UvA researchers

    The Dutch Research Council (NWO) has awarded a Veni grant worth up to 250,000 euros to 166 highly promising young scientists. The grant provides the laureates with the opportunity to further elaborate their own ideas ...

  • 20 Jun 2019
    HERA grant for research project The European Spa as a public space and social metaphor

    Academics from the University of Amsterdam, Lund University, Freie Universität in Berlin and Queen Mary University of London embark on a pan-European research project examining the European spa as a transnational ...

  • 28 May 2019
    Christina Eckes interview NOS Nieuwsuur, 27 May 2019
    EP election analysis: Christina Eckes in interview with NOS Nieuwsuur

    Following the elections to the European Parliament, ACELG director Christina Eckes was invited by Dutch news show 'NOS Nieuwsuur' to analyse the election results and their impact on the political dynamics within the ...

  • 23 May 2019
    Bushuis Onderwijsprijs
    Six courses nominated for the Humanities Education Award 2019

    Three Bachelor’s- and three Master’s courses are in the running for the Faculty of Humanity’s Education Award 2019. The jury has created this shortlist from a total of 35 nominations. The award for the best ...

  • 15 Apr 2019
    Boekcover Het functioneren van de EU
    Virginie Mamadouh & Herman van der Wusten publish together their new Book: 'European Issues'.

    ACES Affiliates recently published their newest book 'European Issues'. The book discusses different 'issues' within the EU which explain the story and the functioning of the EU.

  • 4 Apr 2019
    The spaces of the European far-right

    In a panel discussion, the invited speakers will consider contemporary as well as historical transnational connections between some of the key actors on the European far-right and ‘identitarian’ scene, addressing ...

  • 15 Mar 2019
    Workshop Urban communities and urban transformation in the Romanian Principalities

    In the academic year 2018-2019, Alex Drace-Francis, Associate Professor of Modern European Literary and Cultural History, has been appointed Lapedatu Fellow at the New Europe College, Bucharest.

  • 7 Mar 2019
    PhD positions 'The Muslim Individual in Imperial and Soviet Russia'

    Two vacant PhD positions as part of the ERC-funded project MIND: The Muslim Individual in Imperial and Soviet Russia, led by dr Alfrid Bustanov (University of Amsterdam). Applications are now invited from excellent ...

  • 11 Dec 2018
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    New research shows EU citizens’ views on unemployment insurance

    Are EU citizens ready to share the risk of unemployment crises hitting their countries? Certainly! A team of political scientists from the University of Amsterdam shows European citizens’ attitudes towards ...

  • 11 Dec 2018
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    New research shows EU citizens’ views on unemployment insurance

    Are EU citizens ready to share the risk of unemployment crises hitting their countries? Certainly! A team of political scientists from the University of Amsterdam shows European citizens’ attitudes towards ...

  • 10 Dec 2018
    Acmes
    ACMES Thesis Prize

    The Amsterdam Centre for Middle Eastern Studies Amsterdam (ACMES) intends to award two prizes for Best BA thesis (€ 150 in book vouchers) and Best MA thesis (€ 250 in book vouchers) in Middle Eastern Studies for work ...

  • 23 Sep 2018
    Lezing Farid Boussaid
    Lecture Series 2018

    Ever other week in fall, between 20 September and 17 December 2018, ACMES hosts a series of events covering various topics related to the greater Middle East, North Africa and Islam. Everyone (students as well as ...

  • 8 Aug 2018
    Vlag
    ERC awards Starting Grant to four UvA researchers

    The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded Starting Grants to Silke Allman, Jayne Birkby, Wouter van den Bos and Alfrid Bustanov from the University of Amsterdam (UvA). A Starting Grant is a personal grant of ...

  • 22 May 2018
    ERNiE
    Culture disseminated nationalism in Europe

    Nationalism is a transnational and deeply ingrained phenomenon. UvA professor of European studies Joep Leerssen explains how nationalism became part of the fabric of Europe in his Encyclopedia of Romantic Nationalism ...

  • 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 ...

  • 14 Mar 2018
    Prof Luize Bialasiewicz
    Luiza Bialasiewicz, professor of European Governance

    Prof. L.A. Bialasiewicz (1971) has been appointed professor of European Governance at the University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Humanities.

  • 13 Dec 2017
    Acmes
    ACMES Thesis Prize: Winners

    The annual Amsterdam Centre for Middle Eastern studies Thesis Prize awards ceremony took place on 7 December 2017. This year, the jury had the pleasure of shortlisting three BA theses and two MA theses for our Thesis ...

  • 27 Nov 2017
    Acmes
    ACMES Thesis Prize - Awards Ceremony

    On 7 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 academic ...

  • 24 Oct 2017
    Society for Romanian Studies Graduate Student Essay Prize for 2017 goes to Dana Muresan

    The Ninth Annual SRS Graduate Student Essay Prize is awarded to the most outstanding unpublished essay or thesis chapter written in English by a graduate student in any social science or humanities discipline on a ...