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Results: 61 - 80 of 133
Results: 61 - 80 of 133
  • QS World University Ranking
    Communication & Media Studies at UvA 2nd worldwide in QS Ranking
    8 Mar 2017
    The UvA has surged to 2nd place amongst universities worldwide in Communication & Media Studies, according to the QS World University Rankings by Subject published on Wednesday, 8 March 2017. Last year, the UvA ...
  • Rianne Hermans
    Thesis defence Rianne Hermans: 2 February 2017
    20 Jan 2017
    Rianne will defend her thesis "Latin Cults through Roman Eyes: Myth, Memory and Cult Practice in the Alban Hills" on Thursday 2 February 2017, 10:00 am, in the Agnietenkapel. In her thesis, she studied the ...
  • Bron: ACMES
    ACMES Thesis Awards Ceremony
    17 Jan 2017
    On Thursday 15 December, ACMES organized a special evening at the PC Hoofthuis. First, the final lecture in this year’s ACMES Lecture Series took place. Second, the winners of the first ACMES Thesis Awards were ...
  • F.W.G.W. Camphuijsen
    Thesis defence Frans Camphuijsen: 13 January 2017
    21 Dec 2016
    On Friday 13 January 2017, 13:00, Frans will defend his thesis "Scripting Justice: Legal practice and communication in the late medieval law courts of Utrecht, York and Paris". His thesis is a comparative history of ...
  • G. Geltner
    ERC Consolidator Grant for Guy Geltner.
    18 Dec 2016
    Medieval public health is mired in modern myth: without centralised governments, democratic values and advanced medicine, promoting health at the population level was purportedly either unthinkable or simply ...
  • /disciplines/spaans
    NWO Programme 'PhDs in the Humanities’
    16 Dec 2016
    ARTES invites researchers to nominate applications for the PhDs in the Humanities 2017 competition. Please note that the application process for NWO grants is highly competitive. We ask you to only nominate ...
  • Logo European Research Council
    Three UvA researchers receive prestigious ERC Consolidator Grant
    13 Dec 2016
    The European Research Council has awarded a prestigious Consolidator Grant to UvA researchers Ben Freivogel, Guy Geltner and Christa Testerink.
  • 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 ...
  • FlickrCC
    Local power-holders crucial in counterinsurgency
    3 Dec 2016
    Co-option of local power-holders is an essential tool for enhancing security and stability in a fragmented country such as Afghanistan. Therefore, intervening western nations like the Netherlands should never ignore ...
  • New Publication Gabri van Tussenbroek
    10 Nov 2016
    Het gebouw als bewijs: nieuwe publicatie
  • Laura van Hasselt's blog on her research project Van Eeghen
    10 Nov 2016
    Laura, curator at the Amsterdam Museum, works on a PhD project on the entrepreneur and philanthropist Christiaan Pieter van Eeghen (1816-1889), one of the founders of the Amsterdam City Museum. On her blog she posts ...
  • Lezing Farid Boussaid
    Lecture Series 2016
    12 Sep 2016
    Between 22 September and 15 December 2016 the fifth ACMES Lecture Series will take place. Everyone with an interest in the Middle East, North Africa, and/or Islam is warmly invited to attend.
  • Prof Geertje Mak, professor Political history of gender in the Netherlands
    Geertje Mak, professor by special appointment of the Political History of Gender in the Netherlands
    1 Sep 2016
    Dr G.A. Mak (1961) has been named professor by special appointment of the Political History of Gender in the Netherlands at the University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Humanities, effective 1 September. The chair ...
  • NWO
    Veni grants for 22 UvA and AMC-UvA researchers
    15 Jul 2016
    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded a Veni grant to 22 researchers from the University of Amsterdam and Academic Medical Center. The grants – amounting to 250,000 euros for each ...
  • New publication: EU@Stedelijke raad
    13 Jul 2016
    This new publication, edited by Anne van Wageningen and Virginie Mamadouh and published by Amsterdam University Press, contains essays by ACU members Guy Geltner, Moritz Föllmer, Gemma Blok, Arie van Steensel, Tim ...
  • Acmes
    ACMES Thesis Prize
    22 Jun 2016
    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 ...
  • Naoorlogse Amsterdamse arbeidersbuurten, 26 juni
    16 Jun 2016
    In 2015 interviewden zo’n 20 MA-studenten van de Opleiding Geschiedenis tientallen oudere Amsterdammers over hun herinneringen aan het leven in de Jordaan, de Indische Buurt en Tuindorp-Buiksloot (en enkele andere ...
  • NWO
    Eleven NWO Vidi grants awarded to UvA and AMC-UvA researchers
    13 May 2016
    Eleven scientists from the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and the Academic Medical Centre (AMC-UvA) will each receive an €800,000 Vidi grant from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO), to develop ...
  • Grant Maartje van Gelder for Conference on Early Modern Venice
    1 Mar 2016
    Maartje van Gelder and Claire Judde de Larivière (Toulouse) received a conference grant (€3.000,-) from the Fritz Thyssen Stiftung für Wissenschatsförderung. The grant will be used to organize the conference ...
  • New publication: "Which of them do belong to the parish" by Arjan Nobel
    6 Jan 2016
    ACUH member Arjan Nobel has written an article on the evolution of parish churches in the Dutch Republic.