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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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25 February 2020
Together with the Amsterdam School for Heritage, Memory and Material Culture (AHM) at the University of Amsterdam and Nyenrode Business University, Art/Switch will organize the international conference '[re]Framing ...
17 February 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 ...
14 February 2020
Eddy Grootes (1936), emeritus professor Historical Dutch Literature, has passed away on 5 February 2020. Eddy Grootes was the first director of the Institute of Culture and History (ICG), the predecessor institution ...

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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24 - 25 Feb 2020
The Centre for Visual Culture of the University of Cambridge presents the two-day conference 'Reconstruction: Methods and Practices in Research, Exhibition, and Conservation'.
24 - 25 Feb 2020 09:00 - 15:30
This conference, organised by professor of Modern History Elizabeth Buettner (University of Amsterdam) and NIAS fellow James Mark will explore questions such as How did the end of European Empires shape the processes ...
25 Feb 2020 17:00 - 18:30
Prof. Aleida Assmann of the University of Koblenz, Germany, will present her lecture 'Community Building'. What threatens it and what can we do for it?