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Amsterdam Institute for Humanities Research

A broad research institute covering research in all important subdisciplines of the humanities
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27 January 2020
Michiel van Kempen received the “Pro Cooperatione” award for his teaching at Hungarian universities, his contributions in Hungarian journals and the Erasmus partnership he co-initiated between the UvA and the ...
27 January 2020
PhD candidate Wigbertson Julian Isenia received an honourable mention for the Gregory Spragrue Prize from the Committee on LGBT History for his article "Looking for kambrada: Sexuality and social anxieties in the ...
23 January 2020
The NWO has awarded funding (between 275,000 and 750,000 euros) to nine interdisciplinary research proposals on digitalisation submitted by humanities researchers and social scientists. Researchers from the UvA's ...

PhD in the Humanities

All you need to know about becoming a PhD in the Humanities: application, training and practical matters.

Research Schools

The wide range of research covered by the AIHR is organised in five research schools.

Funding Opportunities

AIHR offers strategic funds to support faculty researchers to strengthen their CV or write grant applications.
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29 Jan 2020 10:00
Inquisitive Ink: A Study of Contemporary Practices of Calligraphy in China | 29 January, 2020 Agnietenkapel 10:00. Supervisors: Jeroen de Kloet, Stefan Lansberger
29 Jan 2020 15:30
We invite you all to join the Premodern Healthscaping team to make a focused intervention on Public Health History and a handful of related entries on Wikipedia in languages other than English, Dutch, Italian, French ...
30 Jan 2020 09:45 - 18:30
Organizer Ilan Peled has brought together a number of speakers on Mesopotamia and the Cuneiform World (session 1) and on Egyptology, Archaeology and Material Culture (session 2). Lightning sessions (project ...