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Results: 621 - 640 of 691
  • 9 Oct 2014
    C.C. Wesselink
    Claartje Wesselink nominated for Jan van Gelderprijs

    Former PhD Claartje Wesselink belongs with her thesis “Artists of the Kultuurkamer” to the nominees for the Jan van Gelderprijs, the annual price of the Vereniging van Nederlandse Kunsthistorici (VNK) rewarded as an ...

  • 2 Oct 2014
    THE World University Ranking
    UvA climbs to 77th spot on the THE World University Rankings

    Building on its solid performance of recent years, the University of Amsterdam (UvA) has risen to the 77th spot on the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2014-2015. Last year, the UvA was ranked ...

  • 1 Oct 2014
    R. van der Laarse
    Podcasts with Rob van der Laarse on Sobibor and camp survivors

    On Friday 26 September, two interviews with ASHMS academic director Rob van der Laarse were broadcasted.

  • 1 Oct 2014
    Opgravingsveld Satricum 2011
    Exhibition Satricum. Scavi e reperti archeologici

    In June 2014 the archaeological exhibition Satricum. Scavi e reperti archeologici was opened in the former iron factory of Le Ferriere (ancient Satricum), situated ca. 60 km south of Rome in the present-day Italian ...

  • 23 Sep 2014
    Petra Brouwer
    Getty Residential Scholar Grant for dr. Petra Brouwer

    Petra Brouwer was awarded a Getty Residential Scholar Grant for her research 'The pioneering architectural history books of Franz Kugler and James Fergusson', as part of the Getty research program Object - Value - ...

  • 18 Sep 2014
    Homepagebeeld-Parket van de procureur-generaal,
    Leadership NSB unable to control own paramilitaries

    The leadership of the National Socialist Movement in the Netherlands (NSB), a far-right Dutch political movement that existed between 1931 and 1945, could barely control its own paramilitaries. As a result, the ...

  • 16 Sep 2014
    QS World University Ranking
    UvA once again ranked best Dutch university in QS World University Rankings

    For the fifth consecutive year, the University of Amsterdam (UvA) is the highest placed Dutch university in the QS World University Rankings. The UvA has also risen in the overall rankings and now holds the 50th ...

  • 8 Sep 2014
    Made possible by the Printing Historical Society
    Meer dan een miljoen page-views voor website gewijd aan typografisch materiaal

    Vijf jaar geleden begon UD boekwetenschap Paul Dijstelberge met een website die gewijd was aan typografisch materiaal. Het idee was eenvoudig. Onderzoek naar de manier waarop boeken werden versierd in de zestiende en ...

  • 4 Sep 2014
    Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research
    Three graduate schools receive NWO grants for young academic talent

    Three research schools with which the UvA is involved are each to receive 850,000 euros for the development of young academic talent. The schools concerned are the Netherlands Institute for Cultural Analysis, Yield, ...

  • 1 Sep 2014
    Prof Carla van Boxtel
    Carla van Boxtel, professor of Teaching Methodology

    Prof. C.A.M van Boxtel (1970) has been appointed professor of Teaching Methodology, with a focus on history education, at the University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Humanities and Faculty of Social and ...

  • 1 Sep 2014
    ASCA
    New Director ASCA

    Christoph Lindner's term as ASCA director ended on 1 September 2014. On behalf of the entire ASCA community, we thank Christoph for his dynamic and inspiring leadership over the past four years.

  • 28 Aug 2014
    Prof Jeannette Scheaffer,
    Jeannette Schaeffer, professor of Language Acquisition

    Dr J.C. Schaeffer (1965) has been appointed professor of Language Acquisition at the University of Amsterdam’s Faculty of Humanities (FGw).

  • 24 Jul 2014
    TEDxAmsterdam Award 2014

    The Technology Transfer Office UvA-AUAS-AMC is pleased to invite you, on behalf of Amsterdam Science Park and all of its scientific institutes, to participate in the TEDxAmsterdam Award 2014. Amsterdam Science Park ...

  • 19 Jul 2014
    Joep Lange
    Joep Lange (1954-2014)

    Joep Lange, professor of Medicine at the University of Amsterdam, was one of the most prominent professionals in his field – a person who inspired many and managed to change the world through his unwavering commitment.

  • 17 Jul 2014
    New PhD Candidates at ASHMS

    The 2014 PhD selection committee awarded two fellowships: to Dana Dolghin and Laura Boerhout (NWO fellowship).

  • 4 Jul 2014
    Spectral Cities

    2014-2015 ASCA Cities Seminar: Keywords: haunting, vacancy, absence, ruination, return, trauma, void, emptiness, disembodiment, afterlife

  • 4 Jul 2014
    ASCA
    Malaga Prize of Essay for Cristian Crusat

    Cristian Crusat Schretzmeyer (Spain, 1983) recently completed his PhD, under the supervision of Professor Ieme van der Poel and Dr Pablo Valdivia, at the University of Amsterdam. Crusat was member of ASCA and the ...

  • 3 Jul 2014
    Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research
    Multi-million euro grant for large-scale research facilities

    Three teams of scientists, including several from the University of Amsterdam (UvA), have been awarded a total of €39.2 million to establish or improve large-scale research facilities. The investment, which is part ...

  • 24 Jun 2014
    ASCA
    5 Vacancies in the ERC research project "From Made in China to Created in China"

    The Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis (ASCA) of the Faculty of Humanities is looking for four PhD candidates in the fields of Media Studies, Cultural Studies or Area Studies. The candidates will be part of the ...

  • 19 Jun 2014
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    Martijn Wokke wins 2014 Creative Mind Prize

    Martijn Wokke, a cognitive neuroscientist at the University of Amsterdam, has been named winner of the 2014 Creative Mind Prize for his research proposal ‘Unleashing creativity by decreasing prefrontal control’. ...