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Results: 41 - 60 of 755
  • Mario Damen awarded fellowship at Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study
    3 Jun 2020
    Mario Damen, senior lecturer in medieval history, has been selected for a stay at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences (NIAS-KNAW) in Amsterdam. The NIAS Fellowship ...
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    Call for applications | AIHR PhD Finishing Fellowships
    28 May 2020
    The Faculty of Humanities invites applications for PhD Finishing Fellowships, tenable from January 1, 2021. Deadline for applications: October 1, 2020.
  • Stephan Besser awarded fellowship at NIAS-KNAW
    26 May 2020
    Stephan Besser (senior lecturer Modern Dutch Literature, ASCA) has been selected for a stay at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences (NIAS-KNAW) in Amsterdam. The ...
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    Three UvA researchers receive grants from Science Diplomacy Fund
    19 May 2020
    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) is awarding funding to three UvA projects from the new Science Diplomacy Fund. The projects are led by Michael Kemper (European Studies), Valeria ...
  • SIGN-HUB's documentary: 'We were there – we are here'
    18 May 2020
    The 40-minute documentary movie 'We were there – we are here' includes short fragments from the 137 interviews that were conducted in Germany, Italy, The Netherlands, Spain, and Turkey in the context of the SIGN-HUB ...
  • How did the old masters make their ultramarine?
    13 May 2020
    Researchers at the Rijksmuseum, the University of Amsterdam, VU Amsterdam and the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF) have developed a method that reveals how the costly pigment ultramarine was prepared ...
  • Stefania Milan starts ‘COVID-19 from the margins’ blog
    12 May 2020
    Many social groups and geographical areas are virtually absent from the narration of the COVID-19 emergency. They are given a voice in a new blog co-organised and co-edited by Stefania Milan, Associate Professor of ...
  • Promotie Jan Rotmans over 'Verlicht pessimisme'
    12 May 2020
    Historici zouden systematisch aandacht moeten besteden aan de manieren waarop denkers vroeger naar de toekomst keken. Die gedachte staat centraal in het proefschrift 'Enlightened Pessimism: Republican Decline in ...
  • Dissertatieprijs Stichting Praemium Erasmianum voor twee FGw'ers
    7 May 2020
    Janna Coomans en Milton Fernando González Rodriguez hebben met hun proefschriften een Dissertatieprijs van de Stichting Praemium Erasmianum gewonnen. De prijzen worden jaarlijks toegekend aan jonge academici in de ...
  • PhD Position Oncology-Related Communication Disorders
    30 Apr 2020
    The ACLC and Netherlands Cancer Institute (NKI) are looking for a PhD student to work on a project funded by Atos Medical AB (Sweden). The overall goal of the project is to develop a predictive framework for speech ...
  • Thomas Poell, professor of Data, Culture & Institutions
    29 Apr 2020
    Dr T. Poell (1973) has been appointed professor of Data, Culture & Institutions at the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Amsterdam.
  • Sheikh Zayed Book Award for Richard van Leeuwen
    27 Apr 2020
    The Sheikh Zayed Book Award, and its associated accolades, are presented annually to outstanding writers, intellectuals, and publishers, as well as young talent whose writing and translation in humanities objectively ...
  • Maartje van Gelder awarded RSA–Patricia H. Labalme Fellowship
    27 Apr 2020
    Maartje van Gelder has been awarded the Patricia H. Labalme Fellowship by the Renaissance Society of America for the project “Protest in the Piazza. Popular Politics in Early Modern Venice”. This is a one-month ...
  • UvA students and researchers compete in AI Song Contest
    23 Apr 2020
    Can artificial intelligence help compose a successful Eurovision hit? Team Can AI Kick It, consisting for the most part of staff and students from the University of Amsterdam and the University of Utrecht as well as ...
  • Imagining institutions otherwise: Art, Politics, and State Transformation
    18 Apr 2020
    Vacancies for two PhD researchers and a postdoc in the Vidi project led by Chiara de Cesari
  • UvA researchers document how citizens experience corona times
    16 Apr 2020
    Tobias Blanke (professor of Humanities and AI) and Julia Noordegraaf (professor of Digital Heritage) have taken the initiative to collect sources related to the COVID-19 crisis. This mainly involves collecting and ...
  • UvA-wetenschappers documenteren invloed coronacrisis op dagelijks leven
    16 Apr 2020
    UvA-hoogleraren Julia Noordegraaf (Digitaal erfgoed) en Tobias Blanke (Humanities and AI) hebben het initiatief genomen om bronnen te verzamelen die betrekking hebben op de huidige coronacrisis. Het gaat daarbij met ...
  • NWO funding for research into scientists’ behaviour during ‘coronavirus infodemic’
    16 Apr 2020
    Digital humanities scientist Giovanni Colavizza has been granted NWO funding for a research project that seeks to provide scientists and governments with reliable information in the battle against COVID-19. The World ...
  • NWO-subsidie voor onderzoek naar omgang met 'corona-infodemie'
    15 Apr 2020
    Giovanni Colavizza, onderzoeker op het gebied van digital humanities, ontvangt van NWO subsidie voor een project dat wetenschappers en overheden moet helpen aan betrouwbare informatie in de strijd tegen het ...
  • Articulating belonging: translingualism, belonging and the creation of South African social collectivities
    3 Apr 2020
    Call for papers University of Amsterdam and Ghent University, 12 and 13 November 2020, Amsterdam.