UvA ranked 64th in 2019-2020 QS World University Rankings
The University of Amsterdam has been ranked 64th this year in the 2019/2020 QS World University Rankings. This is a drop of seven places compared to last year when the UvA was in 57th place. The ranking was published ...
13 Jun 2019
KNIR Colloquia Call for Applications 2020 . Deadline 1 October 2019
KNIR Colloquia are small, exclusive expert meetings, hosted and funded by the Royal Netherlands Institute in Rome. Their purpose is to offer early or mid-career academics from all fields the opportunity to improve ...
13 Jun 2019
Sanders Prize in Metaethics for UvA philosophers Incurvati and Schlöder
Luca Incurvati and Julian J. Schlöder, attached to the Department of Philosophy and the Institute for Logic, Language and Computation, have won the Sanders Prize in Metaethics 2019 for their paper 'Inferential ...
7 Jun 2019
2019 ASCA Awards
The ASCA Awards Committee—Barbara Titus Divya Nadkarni, Leonie Schmidt, and Barbara Titus—gave the 2019 ASCA Awards to meLê yamomo, Alejandra Espinosa and Sruti Bala.
6 Jun 2019
Eloe Kingma new Confidential Adviser
Eloe Kingma has been appointed Confidential Adviser at the Faculty of Humanities per 1 June, joining Lia van Gemert and Eric Laeven.
3 Jun 2019
Vidi grant awarded to Eva van Lier (ACLC)
Dr Eva van Lier has been awarded a Vidi grant from the Dutch Research Council (NWO) for research that she will carry out at the UvA.
29 May 2019
Helmer Helmers awarded Vidi grant
Helmer Helmers has been awarded a prestigious Vidi grant from the Dutch Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) for the project 'Inventing Public Diplomacy in Early Modern Europe'.
27 May 2019
Vidi grant awarded to 3 Humanities researchers
Chiara de Cesari (European Studies), Helmer Helmers (Dutch Literature/History) and Eva van Lier (Linguistics) have been awarded a Vidi grant by The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). With the ...
24 May 2019
Vidi-subsidie NWO voor 3 geesteswetenschappers
Chiara de Cesari (Europese studies), Helmer Helmers (Nederlandse letterkunde/Geschiedenis) en Eva van Lier (Taalwetenschap) ontvangen van de Nederlandse Organisatie voor Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek (NWO) een ...
23 May 2019
UvA appoints third University Professor AI
The University of Amsterdam (UvA) has appointed Prof. Tobias Blanke as University Professor of Humanities and AI, effective 1 August 2019. Tobias Blanke is the third of four new University Professors at the UvA and ...
14 May 2019
Ihab Saloul at the EYE Filmmuseum
Ihab Saloul, Research Co-Director of the Amsterdam School for Heritage, Memory and Material Culture (AHM), gives a film lecture about the exhibition 'A Tale of Hidden Histories' at the EYE Filmmuseum.
8 May 2019
Mikki Stelder Awarded Marie Curie Global Fellowship
Mikki Stelder has been awarded a Marie Curie Global Fellowship for the project Maritime Imagination: A Cultural Oceanography of The Netherlands.
2 May 2019
Alumna Research master Art Studies Li Weixuan genomineerd voor UvA-scriptieprijs 2019
Weixuan Li is met haar scriptie 'Deciphering the art and market in the Dutch Golden Age: Insights from digital methodologies' genomineerd voor de UvA-scriptieprijs 2019. Uit 23 inzendingen van de Faculteit der ...
24 Apr 2019
Proefschrift Eva Groen-Reijman bekroond met Dissertatieprijs
Eva Groen-Reijman heeft een Dissertatieprijs 2019 van de Stichting Praemium Erasmianum gewonnen met haar proefschrift 'Deliberative Political Campaigns: Democracy, Autonomy and Persuasion'. Het is het derde jaar op ...
11 Apr 2019
Call for Papers: Memory, Word and Image
The AHM conference 'Memory, Word and Image: W.G. Sebald's Artistic Legacy' invites scholars, artists and other practitioners to present papers, posters or workshops.
10 Apr 2019
ACES invites Hungarian Philosopher Ágnes Heller
Join the guest lecture, 'The Future of Europe' by Ágnes Heller on Monday 15th of April from 16:00 till 18:00.
9 Apr 2019
Material Cultures of Childhood in Second World War Britain
Routledge published Gabriel Moshenska's new book 'Material Cultures of Childhood in Second World War Britain' in the series Material Culture and Modern Conflict.
9 Apr 2019
Call for Posters: Thinking and planning the future in heritage management
ICOMOS University Forum organizes in collaboration with ICOMOS International and ICOMOS Netherlands the workshop 'Thinking and planning the future in heritage management' in Amsterdam on 11-14 June 2019.
8 Apr 2019
New Publication in 'Heritage and Memory Studies' Series
AUP published a new publication in the 'Heritage and Memory Studies' series, 'The Politics of Disability in Interwar and Socialist Czechoslowakia. Segregating in the name of the Nation', edited by Victoria Shmidt.
4 Apr 2019
The spaces of the European far-right
In a panel discussion, the invited speakers will consider contemporary as well as historical transnational connections between some of the key actors on the European far-right and ‘identitarian’ scene, addressing ...