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Results: 1 - 20 of 662
  • 10 Dec 2019
    ERC Consolidator Grant awarded to Artemy Kalinovsky

    Eastern Europe expert Artemy Kalinovsky is one out of seven UvA researchers to receive a Consolidator Grant from the European Research Council (ERC). This prestigious grant is awarded to individual researchers and ...

  • 10 Dec 2019
    ERC Consolidator Grant toegekend aan Artemy Kalinovsky

    Oost-Europa-onderzoeker Artemy Kalinovsky is een van de zeven UvA-wetenschappers die een Consolidator Grant van de European Research Council (ERC) toegekend hebben gekregen. De prestigieuze subsidie is ...

  • 10 Dec 2019
    Seven UvA researchers receive ERC Consolidator Grants

    The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded Consolidator Grants to neuroscientist Birte Forstmann, Eastern Europe researcher Artemy Kalinovsky, clinical hematologist Arnon Kater, behavourial scientist Shaul ...

  • 9 Dec 2019
    AHM and AUP launch International Journal of Heritage, Memory and Conflict

    In collaboration with the Amsterdam University Press, the Amsterdam School for Heritage, Memory and Material Culture (AHM) has launched the new international peer reviewed open access journal International Journal of ...

  • 9 Dec 2019
    Carcerality in the Globalised Present: Prison Spaces, Forms and Imaginaries

    International Workshop, 18-19 June 2020 at the University of Amsterdam | Confirmed keynote speakers: Prof. Máximo Sozzo (Sociology and Criminology, Universidad Nacional del Litoral, Argentina) and Dr. Jennifer Turner ...

  • 7 Dec 2019
    In memoriam Thomas Elsaesser

    Thomas Elsaesser (1943), emeritus hoogleraar Film- en televisiewetenschap, is op 4 december 2019 overleden. Patricia Pisters, een van zijn eerste PhD-studenten in Amsterdam die tevens lang met hem samenwerkte en zijn ...

  • 7 Dec 2019
    In Memoriam Thomas Elsaesser

    Thomas Elsaesser (1943), emeritus Professor of Film and Television Studies, passed away on 4 December 2019. In Memoriam by Patricia Pisters, one of his first PhD students in Amsterdam, longtime collaborator and ...

  • 2 Dec 2019
    Blog by Imme Lammertink in the media

    Imme Lammertink's latest blog has been published on wetenschap.nu and nu.nl. Her blog describes the positive effect that writing Sinterklaas poems has on language development in children.

  • 29 Nov 2019
    NWO Responsible Innovation Grant for Beate Roessler

    Big Brother wants your vote: how critical micro-targeting influences Dutch democracy - Prof. Natali Helberger, University of Amsterdam (Main applicant), Beate Roessler and Claes de Vreese (co-applicants).

  • 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. ...

  • 26 Nov 2019
    A Critical History of Media Art in the Netherlands. Platforms, Policies, Technologies.

    Edited by Sanneke Huisman and Marga van Mechelen. | With text contributions by Arie Altena, Karen Archey, Angela M. Bartholomew, Josephine Bosma, Martijn van Boven, Melanie Bühler, Constant Dullaart, Sandra ...

  • 26 Nov 2019
    New Book by Eva Meijer: When Animals Speak

    New York University Press 2019: A groundbreaking argument for the political rights of animals

  • 26 Nov 2019
    NWO Responsible Innovation Grant for Stefania Milan

    Stefania Milan, Associate Professor of New Media and Digital Culture, has received NWO funding for her research project 'Making the hidden visible: Co-designing for public values in standards-making and governance', ...

  • 25 Nov 2019
    Greece and other European flags
    Laskaridis Visiting Research Fellowships in Modern Greek Studies 2020-2021

    The Faculty of Humanities at the University of Amsterdam invites applications for two visiting research fellowships in the field of Modern Greek Studies for early- and mid- career scholars who wish to pursue (part ...

  • 21 Nov 2019
    Bertus van Rooy
    Bertus van Rooy, professor of English Linguistics

    Prof. Bertus van Rooy (1972) has been appointed professor of English Linguistics at the Faculty of Humanities of the University of Amsterdam (UvA).

  • 18 Nov 2019
    Obtaining a PhD
    ASH PhD candidates awarded finishing fellowships

    ASH PhD candidates Sofie van Ginneken and Annemiek Houwen have both been awarded a finishing fellowship from the Faculty of Humanities.

  • 14 Nov 2019
    Nicholas Till, professor
    Nicholas Till, professor by special appointment of Music Theatre and Opera

    Nicholas Till, internationally renowned professor of Opera Studies, will, as of November 2019, hold the first Music Theatre and Opera Chair in the Netherlands. Till will combine the chair at the UvA with his ...

  • 14 Nov 2019
    Nicholas Till, professor
    Nicholas Till to hold Pierre Audi Chair in Music Theatre and Opera

    Nicholas Till, internationally renowned professor of Opera Studies, will, as of November 2019, hold the first Music Theatre and Opera Chair in the Netherlands. Till will combine the chair at the UvA with his ...

  • 11 Nov 2019
    The Invention of the Refugee project website is now online

    The Project "The Invention of the Refugee’’ just launched their website. It features blogs, news, project descriptions and future events. The website belongs to the NWO VICI programme The Invention of the Refugee in ...

  • 11 Nov 2019
    Janice McNab The Ghost Artist
    Studying Film with André Bazin

    New book by Blandine Joret: By examining mostly unknown and uncollected texts, Blandine Joret explains Bazin's methodology and adopts it in a contemporary reading, linking his ideas to major philosophical and ...