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Results: 41 - 60 of 777
Results: 41 - 60 of 777
  • Sebastiaan Broere awarded best journal article award
    7 Aug 2020
    The Society for the History of Psychology has awarded Sebastiaan Broere with the Best Journal Article Award for his article “Picturing Ethnopsychology: A Colonial Psychiatrist’s Struggles to Examine Javanese Minds, ...
  • Peyman Jafari awarded Mehrdad Mashayekhi Dissertation Award
    28 Jul 2020
    The Association for Iranian Studies had awarded the Mehrdad Mashayekhi Dissertation Award to Peyman Jafari for his PhD thesis “Oil, Labor and Revolution in Iran; A Social History of Labor in the Iranian Oil Industry, ...
  • Nadica Denic receives a NWO PhD in the Humanities Fellowship
    24 Jul 2020
    The title of her project is: "Cinematic Ethics of Migration: Auto-Ethnographic Migrant Perspectives in Contemporary Documentary". Patricia Pisters and Carolyn Birdsall are the supervisors.
  • Four talented Humanities PhD candidates receive NWO funding
    24 Jul 2020
    Amir Taha (ARTES), Nadica Denić (ASCA), Evgeniia Khristoforova and Harriet Reynolds (both ACLC) have received funding for their doctoral research at the UvA through the NWO programme PhDs in the Humanities. ...
  • Vier talentvolle geesteswetenschappen-promovendi ontvangen NWO-financiering
    24 Jul 2020
    Amir Taha (ARTES), Nadica Denić (ASCA), Evgeniia Khristoforova en Harriet Reynolds (beide ACLC) ontvangen via het NWO-programma Promoties in de geesteswetenschappen financiering voor hun promotieonderzoek aan de UvA. ...
  • European research institutes advocate a more ambitious EU budget
    14 Jul 2020
    More than 800 universities are calling on the European Council to come up with more far-reaching ambitions for European research, innovation and education. The current budget is insufficient, in their view.
  • Digitale erfgoedcollecties beter toegankelijk maken via ‘transfer learning’
    9 Jul 2020
    Giovanni Colavizza (Mediastudies) ontvangt financiering voor zijn out-of-the-box onderzoeksidee voor het inzetten van overdrachtleertechnieken om gedigitaliseerde erfgoedcollecties beter toegankelijk te maken voor ...
  • Digital Infrastructure Grant for Cross-media Research awarded to Julia Noordegraaf
    8 Jul 2020
    Last year, the Dutch council for the Social Sciences and Humanities announced its plans to structurally invest in digital infrastructure for SSH research, as a means to respond to the major challenges of big data, ...
  • Florence Evans, New AHM Funded PhD Candidate
    8 Jul 2020
    It is a great pleasure to announce that the 2020 AHM Funded PhD position has been offered to Florence Evans. Evans holds a Masters in History of Art and Visual Culture from St. Anne’s College at the University of Oxford.
  • Dr. Colin Sterling, New AHM Assistant Professor of Memory and Museums
    8 Jul 2020
    From January 2021, Dr. Colin Sterling will join AHM as an Assistant Professor of Memory and Museums. Sterling is currently an AHRC Research Fellow at UCL Institute of Archaeology. He was previously a Post-Doctoral ...
  • Eight UvA researchers test innovative ideas using Idea Generator funding
    3 Jul 2020
    Eight UvA researchers have had their proposals for out-of-the-box research ideas awarded funding from the Dutch Research Agenda’s Idea Generator programme. The researchers will each receive 50,000 euros to further ...
  • New PhD candidates for the Humanities research schools
    2 Jul 2020
    The research schools of the Faculty of Humanities (ACLC, AHM, ARTES, ASCA, ASH and the interfaculty institute ILLC) have been working on recruiting new PhD candidates – one for each school. Five out of six positions ...
  • Nieuwe promovendi voor de onderzoeksscholen van de FGw
    1 Jul 2020
    De onderzoekscholen van de Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen (ACLC, AHM, ARTES, ASCA, ASH en interfacultair instituut ILLC) hebben de afgelopen periode geworven voor nieuwe promovendi, één voor elke school. ...
  • Scandinavism Overlapping and Competing Identities in the Nordic World 1770 - 1919.
    30 Jun 2020
    Promotie Tim van Gerven.
  • ASCA Book Award for Eva Meijer
    29 Jun 2020
    The 2020 ASCA Award Committee, consisting of Julian Isenia, Patricia Pisters and meLê Yamomo, gave the ASCA Book Award to Eva Meijer for her book: "When Animals Speak:  Toward an Interspecies Democracy". New York: ...
  • ASCA Article Award for Shuaishuai Wang
    29 Jun 2020
    The 2020 ASCA Award Committee, consisting of Julian Isenia, Patricia Pisters and meLê Yamomo, gave the ASCA Article Award to Shuaishuai Wang for his article: "Live Streaming, Intimate Situations, and the Circulation ...
  • ASCA Dissertation Award for Natasha Basu
    29 Jun 2020
    The 2020 ASCA Award Committee, consisting of Julian Isenia, Patricia Pisters and meLê Yamomo, gave the ASCA Dissertation Award to Natasha Basu for her dissertation: "Is this Civil? Transnationalism, Migration and ...
  • Julia Noordegraaf and Bernhard Rieder receive PDI-SSH funding
    10 Jun 2020
    The Platform Digital Infrastructure SSH has granted funding to Humanities researchers Julia Noordegraaf (professor of Digital Heritage) and Bernhard Rieder (Associate Professor of New Media and Digital Culture) for ...
  • UvA climbs to 61st place in QS World University Rankings
    10 Jun 2020
    The University of Amsterdam has climbed 3 places in the QS World University Rankings 2020-2021, moving from 64th to 61st place. The rankings list was published by QS on Wednesday, 10 June.
  • Mari Mikkola appointed professor of Philosophy
    9 Jun 2020
    Dr Mari Mikkola has been appointed professor of Philosophy (Metaphysics) at the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Amsterdam (UvA).