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Results: 1 - 20 of 842
  • New ASCA Member: Blandine Joret
    24 Sep 2021
    Blandine is happy to return as Assistant professor of Media and Culture to ASCA, where she previously received her PhD in 2015.
  • Photo: Dirk Gillissen
    New ASCA Member: Rocco Bellanova
    16 Sep 2021
    Rocco Bellanova is Assistant Professor of Critical Data Studies in the Department of Media Studies at the University of Amsterdam. He holds a double PhD in Social and Political Sciences and in Law (2014).
  • New ASCA Member: Marija Cetinić
    15 Sep 2021
    Marija Cetinić is Assistant Professor of Literary and Cultural Analysis at the University of Amsterdam, coordinator of the MA Comparative Literature, research affiliate at the Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis, ...
  • New ASCA Member: Asli Özgen
    14 Sep 2021
    Asli has been teaching at UvA’s Media Studies department since 2017.
  • New ASCA Member: Daniel de Zeeuw
    14 Sep 2021
    Daniël de Zeeuw is assistant professor in Digital Media Culture at the department of Media Studies, University of Amsterdam. He is also a FWO Junior post-doctoral fellow at the Institute for Media Studies, KU Leuven, ...
  • New ASCA Member: Emelia Quinn
    14 Sep 2021
    Emelia Quinn is Assistant Professor of World Literatures & Environmental Humanities at the University of Amsterdam.
  • blog series on #historyinconflicts: the medieval edition
    13 Sep 2021
    On 25.06.2021, a group of medievalists discussed the question ‘what happens when history is evoked in conflicts’? Specifically: did such discourse take place? – how did it happen? – why did it happen? in medieval ...
  • Reading Veganism The Monstrous Vegan, 1818 to Present
    13 Sep 2021
    Monograph by Emelia Quinn published by Oxford UP
  • Call for Papers: Conference Antiliberal Internationalism (20th c): Beyond Left and Right?
    13 Sep 2021
    At this conference specialists from different disciplines, periods, and regions aim to uncover the longer twentieth-century trajectories and genealogies of antiliberal internationalism: sentiments, outlooks, ...
  • New ASCA Member: Gavin Mueller
    7 Sep 2021
    Gavin Mueller is an Assistant Professor of New Media and Digital Culture. He is the author of two books: Media Piracy in the Cultural Economy (Routledge 2019) and Breaking Things at Work (Verso 2021). His research ...
  • New ASCA Member: Diego Semerene
    6 Sep 2021
    Diego Semerene was trained as a filmmaker before pursuing their MA in Cinema Studies at New York University and Ph.D. in Media Arts + Practice at the University of Southern California.
  • UvA in 65th place in Times Higher Education World University Rankings
    2 Sep 2021
    The University of Amsterdam has risen one place from last year in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings and now occupies 65th place worldwide. This makes the UvA the second highest ranked Dutch ...
  • Videos of Humanities PhD candidates in Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition
    31 Aug 2021
    Over the past few months, researchers from four different UvA faculties were invited to enter the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition. Their challenge was to pitch their PhD research to a lay audience in a ...
  • Bart Wallet (photo: Bob Bronshoff)
    Bart Wallet appointed professor of Jewish Studies
    24 Aug 2021
    Dr Bart Wallet has been appointed professor of Jewish Studies: Early Modern and Modern Jewish History, with a special focus on Amsterdam, at the University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Humanities. The chair was ...
  • Two vacancies: PhD candidate and Postdoc researcher in Bilingualism
    12 Aug 2021
    The ACLC currently has vacant positions for a post-doctoral researcher and a PhD candidate as part of the NWO-funded project 'A communicative advantage of bilingualism: Understanding its origin and its scope' led by ...
  • Jasmijn Leeuwenkamp receives PhD in the Humanities Fellowship
    22 Jul 2021
    Jasmijn Leeuwenkamp has received funding for her PhD Project through the NWO programme PhDs in the Humanities.
  • Honourable Mention Niels ten Oever
    22 Jul 2021
    The first of DATACTIVE’S PhD students to cross the finish line, Niels ten Oever, has received the Honourable Mention for his dissertation “Wired Norms: Inscription, Resistance, and Subversion in the Governance of the ...
  • NWO Grant for Bjorn Beijnon
    22 Jul 2021
    Bjorn Beijnon received the NWO Doctoral Grant for Teachers which is aimed at allowing teachers to gain research experience in order to improve the quality of education and to strengthen the ties between universities ...
  • Sofie Remijsen has been awarded NWO-Vidi grant
    20 Jul 2021
    Sofie Remijsen, lecturer of Ancient History and vice-director of ASH, has been awarded a Vidi grant from the Dutch Research Council (NWO) for research that she will carry out at the UvA.
  • NWO-Vidi grants worth €800,000 for 13 UvA researchers
    14 Jul 2021
    The Dutch Research Council (NWO) has awarded Vidi grants worth €800,000 each to 13 experienced researchers from the UvA and the Amsterdam UMC, location AMC. The grants will enable them to develop their own innovative ...